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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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Giants optioned OF Juan Perez to Triple-A Sacramento.
Justin Maxwell has beaten out Perez for the final outfielder spot. Perez hit only .244/.306/.356 this spring. Mar 29 - 1:07 PM

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Juan Perez went 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored as the Giants topped the Diamondbacks in Sunday's Cactus League tilt.

With Hunter Pence sidelined for the start of the regular season, Perez has an opportunity to seize playing time in the Giants outfield with a strong showing this spring. Thus far, he's hitting .286 (6-for-20) with three doubles, three RBI and a pair of stolen bases.
Mar 15 - 9:30 PM

Juan Perez was scratched from the Giants' Cactus League game Monday due to lower back tightness.

It's not a big concern. Perez figures to open the 2015 regular season as the Giants' fourth outfielder.
Mar 9 - 3:07 PM

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.
Wed, Oct 29, 2014 03:29:00 PM

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.
Sun, Oct 26, 2014 11:24:00 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.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 04:17:00 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.
Tue, Oct 7, 2014 04:41:00 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.
Tue, Sep 2, 2014 08:40:00 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.
Sun, Aug 10, 2014 11:44:00 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.
Tue, Jul 29, 2014 04:56:00 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.
Thu, Jul 10, 2014 08:49:00 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.
Mon, Jun 23, 2014 09:33:00 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.
Sat, Jun 21, 2014 07:02:00 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.
Wed, Jun 4, 2014 10:25:00 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.
Sat, May 31, 2014 09:08:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Buster Posey
2Hector Sanchez
3Andrew Susac
1B1Brandon Belt
2B1Joe Panik
2Matt Duffy
SS1Brandon Crawford
3B1Casey McGehee
2Joaquin Arias
LF1Norichika Aoki
2Travis Ishikawa
CF1Angel Pagan
2Justin Maxwell
RF1Hunter Pence
2Gregor Blanco
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Madison Bumgarner
2Matt Cain
3Tim Hudson
4Jake Peavy
5Tim Lincecum
6Ryan Vogelsong
7Chris Heston
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Santiago Casilla
2Sergio Romo
3Jeremy Affeldt
4Javier Lopez
5Jean Machi
6George Kontos
7Yusmeiro Petit
8Erik Cordier