Found May 26, 2013 on Fox Sports Ohio:
The bad news for the Indians: Chris Perez and Vinnie Pestano have taken the Cleveland bullpen close to concern status.The good news: At least the Indians have depth, so if manager Terry Francona needs to make a switch there are options.This does not say Francona does need to make a move, or that he will.But Sunday in Boston, the Indians lost a winnable game when the bullpen failed on the Red Sox' last at-bat.Pestano struggled on Saturday. Sunday, Perez had his third rough outing in a row, and it ended with Mark Reynolds waving Francona on the field to check on the Indians closer with the bases loaded and two out. When Francona did, Perez threw a warmup to the backstop and Francona took him out.Joe Smith came in cold and Jacoby Ellsbury drove his first pitch to deep left-center. Perez and the Indians had given up four runs in the ninth to lose a game, 6-5, they should have won.Afterward, Francona told the media that Perez felt something in his shoulder and would be checked. Its t...
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