Since he is one of their top young players, the Reds would like infielder Jose Peraza to get enough playing time in the big leagues so he can keep advancing his development. It hasn't been easy, however. Peraza entered Friday with 21 games played and 60 plate appearances since his second call-up on June 14.
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Jose Peraza is the No. 5 ranked prospect in the Reds organization and No. 63 overall according to MLBPipeline.com. The 22-year-old can play shortstop, second base, center field, and he recently added left field to the list with two starts.
June 24, 2016
ATLANTA (AP) The Cincinnati Reds have recalled right-hander J.J. Hoover and infielder/outfielder Jose Peraza from Triple-A Louisville. The Reds placed infielder Jordan Pacheco on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 3, and optioned right-hander Daniel Wright to Louisville. Pacheco was sent to Louisville on a rehabilitation assignment. Wright made his first major league...
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June 14, 2016 | Discuss
Weeks after trading Aroldis Chapman to the New York Yankees, the Cincinnati Reds are reportedly poised to land another Cuban star, shortstop Alfredo Rodriguez. Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com has reported that the Reds and Rodriguez have agreed to terms. Rodriguez is a light-hitting shortstop, as he produced only a .265/.301/.284 slash line in Cuba. But at 21, he has time to develop. Ben...
Pretty high up the food chain of requirements for these posts is playing time with the major league club. I'm doing these rookie posts with an eye on redraft leagues. Can they be used for keeper leagues? Does a bear crap in the woods into a hollowed-out tree trunk and then yell to his bear wife, "Baby, do we have toilet paper in the other bathroom?" With that said, Jose Peraza...
Jose Peraza was poised to be a speedy pinch runner for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the postseason, but now it appears as though he might not flash his speed on the base paths until 2016. The 21-year-old highly regarded infielder had an MRI on his re-aggravated left hamstring on Monday, the results of which revealed that he'll likely be sidelined for the rest of the season, per manager...
Howie Kendrick‘s injury could prove to keep him out awhile. It isn’t the first time in his career he has missed time due to a left hamstring injury. Fortunately, the Dodgers have a couple of capable fill-ins. Who ultimately fills that role remains to be seen. Jose Peraza, 21, was recalled from Triple-A on Monday and made his first career start in the majors. I will admit, it...
ATLANTA (AP) The Braves have trimmed six players from their spring training roster, including top prospect Jose Peraza. Peraza, regarded as the team's future starting second baseman, was optioned Monday to Triple-A Gwinnett. Peraza had only one hit in 16 at-bats in spring training games. Right-hander Tyrell Jenkins, who was acquired with Shelby Miller as part of the Nov. 17 trade...
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March 16, 2015 | Discuss
Photo Credit: Mississippi Braves Are you a fan of players who can fly around the bases and put up some crazy good stolen base numbers? Then look no further. The Atlanta Braves second base prospect Jose Peraza has torn up the base paths in his minor league career. Currently just 20 years old, Peraza came to the Braves as an international signing and began his professional career...
ATLANTA -- Dressed for the formal occasion and accompanied by his fellow minor league standouts, Jose Peraza made his rounds at Turner Field last Saturday evening. Interviews. Autographs. The works. In some ways he blended in with the Atlanta Braves' other up-and-comers, but in other ways it's difficult for an organization's Minor League Player of the Year to fully immerse himself...
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