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Juan Perez | Outfielder

Team: San Francisco Giants
Age / DOB:  (28) / 11/13/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 185
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Juan Perez will start in left field and bat eighth in Game 7 of the World Series against the Royals on Wednesday.
Travis Ishikawa is on the bench, as Giants manager Bruce Bochy is trying to put his best defense out there in the deciding game of the World Series. The full lineup: Gregor Blanco CF, Joe Panik 2B, Buster Posey C, Pablo Sandoval 3B, Hunter Pence RF, Brandon Belt 1B, Michael Morse DH, Brandon Crawford SS, Perez LF. Tim Hudson will start for San Francisco while Kansas City will counter with Jeremy Guthrie. Oct 29 - 3:29 PM

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Juan Perez clobbered a two-run double in the eighth inning on Sunday, helping to lead the Giants to a victory over the Royals in Game 5 of the World Series, taking a 3-2 lead in the series.

Perez entered the game as a defensive replacement for Travis Ishikawa and in his first plate appearance smashed a Wade Davis offering off the top of the wall to provide a pair of insurance runs. Perez is now 4-for-21 with three RBI in the postseason.
Oct 26 - 11:24 PM

Juan Perez is starting in left field for the Giants in World Series Game 4 on Saturday night against the Royals.

The left-handed Travis Ishikawa has started the first three games of the World Series, but righty Perez gets the nod against Royals left-handed starter Jason Vargas. The Giants' full lineup for Game 4: Gregor Blanco CF, Joe Panik 2B, Buster Posey C, Hunter Pence RF, Pablo Sandoval 3B, Brandon Belt 1B, Juan Perez LF, Brandon Crawford SS, Ryan Vogelsong SP.
Oct 25 - 4:17 PM

Juan Perez is starting in left field for the Giants in NLDS Game 4 on Monday against the Nationals.

Perez gets the nod over Travis Ishikawa, who started in left field in the first three games of the series but will take a seat versus Nationals left-hander Gio Gonzalez. Perez is a right-handed hitter and Ishikawa hits lefty. The full Game 4 lineup for San Francisco: Gregor Blanco CF, Joe Panik 2B, Buster Posey C, Hunter Pence RF, Pablo Sandoval 3B, Brandon Belt 1B, Carl Crawford SS, Juan Perez LF, Ryan Vogelsong SP.
Oct 7 - 4:41 PM

Giants recalled OF Juan Perez from Triple-A Fresno.

The move was made on Monday. Perez has batted .175/.246/.286 over 46 games with the Giants this season and will function as an extra outfielder in September.
Sep 2 - 8:40 AM

Giants optioned OF Juan Perez to Triple-A Fresno.

Perez has hit just .175/.246/.286 over 71 plate appearances this season. He's being replaced on the roster by Adam Duvall.
Aug 10 - 11:44 AM

Giants recalled OF Juan Perez from Triple-A Fresno.

Perez has posted a weak .156/.208/.267 batting line in 50 plate appearances this season for San Francisco. The 27-year-old outfielder carries no fantasy relevance.
Jul 29 - 4:56 PM

Giants optioned OF Juan Perez to Triple-A Fresno.

Perez has batted just .156/.208/.267 in 50 plate appearances this season at the major league level. Ehire Adrianza (hamstring) was activated from the 15-day disabled list in a corresponding 25-man roster move.
Jul 10 - 8:49 AM

Giants recalled OF Juan Perez from Triple-A Fresno.

Perez is hitting only .158/.179/.289 in 29 games this season with the big club. He'll back up at all three outfield spots.
Jun 23 - 9:33 PM

Giants optioned OF Juan Perez to Triple-A Fresno.

Perez was batting poorly with a line of .158/.179/.289 in 29 games this season, before being sent down to the minors.
Jun 21 - 7:02 PM

Juan Perez went 2-for-4 with a double and a two-run home run in Wednesday's win over the Reds.

Perez's homer -- his first of the season -- in the top of the sixth inning off of Tony Cingrani staked the Giants to a 3-2 lead, which they would hold over the final four innings. The outfielder was recently recalled to serve as depth while Matt Cain is on the disabled list. Perez has played sparingly and hit sparingly, as evidenced by his .120/.154/.280 slash line in 28 plate appearances.
Jun 4 - 10:25 PM

Giants recalled OF Juan Perez from Triple-A Fresno.

Perez, who is just 1-for-20 in his time with the Giants this season, will serve as additional outfield depth for a few days until Matt Cain returns.
May 31 - 9:08 AM

Juan Perez will be recalled from Triple-A Fresno on Saturday to take the spot of Matt Cain on the active roster.

Perez has gone just 1-for-20 in his limited time with the Giants this season, and will function merely as additional outfield depth while he's up. He can safely be avoided for fantasy purposes.
May 30 - 7:03 PM

Giants optioned OF Juan Perez to Triple-A Fresno.

Perez has managed just one hit in 20 at-bats this season with the big club. He should get another shot later this season but for now will provide some minor league depth.
May 12 - 6:20 PM

Giants recalled OF Juan Perez from Triple-A Fresno.

He'll replace the injured David Huff (quad) on the active roster. Perez is hitless in eight at-bats with the Giants this year and will function as a reserve outfielder.
Apr 22 - 12:59 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Buster Posey
2Hector Sanchez
3Andrew Susac
1B1Brandon Belt
2Travis Ishikawa
3Adam Duvall
2B1Joe Panik
2Marco Scutaro
SS1Brandon Crawford
2Matt Duffy
3Ehire Adrianza
3B1Joaquin Arias
LF1Travis Ishikawa
2Chris Dominguez
CF1Angel Pagan
2Gregor Blanco
3Gary Brown
RF1Hunter Pence
2Juan Perez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Madison Bumgarner
2Matt Cain
3Tim Hudson
4Tim Lincecum
5Yusmeiro Petit
6Joan Gregorio
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Santiago Casilla
2Sergio Romo
3Jeremy Affeldt
4Javier Lopez
5Jean Machi
6Hunter Strickland
7George Kontos
8Chris Heston
9Erik Cordier
10Mike Kickham
11Cody Hall
12Ray Black
13Curtis Partch