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Former Detroit Tiger Ryan Perry Released by the Washington Nationals

The Detroit Tigers’ former closer of the future Ryan Perry failed as a starter with the Washington Nationals and was released by the team today. The Nats released RHP Ryan Perry, whom they acquired from the Tigers a few years ago. — Adam Kilgore (@AdamKilgoreWP) July 21, 2014 In three years with the Tigers Perry went 5-6 with a 4.07 ERA. Perry threw incredibly hard, but constantly...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

2012 Player-By-Player Wrap Up: Chien-Ming Wang, Sandy Leon, Ryan Perry

Throughout the offseason, The Nats Blog will look back at every player’s 2012 season to summarize and analyze his performance, and we’ll look ahead to his possible role in 2013. We’ll go from #1 Steve Lombardozzi all the way to #63 Henry Rodriguez until Spring Training. Enjoy. Many people saw Chien-Ming Wang’s 2012 season coming from a million miles away. He showed signs...
Via The Nats Blog
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Hopefully the last time you ever see Ryan Perry with a bat Davey Johnson screwed up today: "It was a major screwup on my part for letting [DeRosa] go home. I didn't want him to sit there for three hours and then have him go up there and take a chance in hurting his wrist." (Davey Johnson, explaining Ryan Perry with a bat in the 10th inning and the winning run on base, via, 3/21/2012) Personally, we...
Via Nationals Enquirer
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Free Agent Breakdown: Tigers give Dotel $3.5M then Trade Perry!

The Detroit Tigers have made another off season move as they traded away 2008 1st round pick RP Ryan Perry to the Washington Nationals for RP Collin Balester. The move came just 1 day after they finalized free agent RP Octavio Dotel to a 1 year $3.5M contract with a team option for 2013. The move was clearly made because of the Dotel signing and this is exactly why I didn’t like...
Via Detroit Sports 360
December 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Nationals acquire reliever Perry from Tigers

The Nationals made their first trade of the offseason on Friday, acquiring reliever Ryan Perry from the Tigers in exchange for right-hander Collin Balester.
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Nationals trade Balester to Tigers for Perry

The Washington Nationals have traded right-handed pitcher Collin Balester to the Detroit Tigers for right-handed pitcher Ryan Perry, the team announced via a press release. Balester was orginally an Expo and had a 5-16 record with a 5.17 ERA in 62 games (22 starts) for the Nationals from 2008-2011.  The 24-year-old Perry was 5-6 with a 4.07 ERA in 149 relief appearances for the...
Via PRO Rumors
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Nationals, Tigers swap right-handed relievers

The Washington Nationals acquired Ryan Perry from the Detroit Tigers for Collin Balester on Friday in a swap of right-handed relievers who split 2011 between the majors and minors. Perry went 5-6 with two saves and a 4.07 ERA in 161 1-3 innings across 149 relief appearances over three seasons with Detroit. In 2011, he was 2-0 with a 5.35 ERA in 36 appearances for the Tigers, and...
Via Fox Sports
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Tigers send P Perry to Nationals for P Balester

The Detroit Tigers acquired Collin Balester from the Washington Nationals for Ryan Perry in a swap of right-handed relievers. The 25-year-old Balester made 23 appearances with the Nationals last season, logging a 1-4 record and 4.54 ERA. Perry, 24, went 2-0 with a 5.35 ERA in 36 appearances with Detroit last season.
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Tigers exchange relievers with Nationals

The Detroit Tigers have exchanged arms with the Washington Nationals in a deal announced by the team Friday evening. The Tigers sent former first-round draft pick Ryan Perry to the Nationals in exchange for right-hander Collin Balester. Perry, drafted by the Tigers in 2008, spent the majority of 3 seasons with the club showing flashes of potential at times while appearing wild...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Time For Detroit Tigers To Give Up on Ryan Perry?

Ryan Perry had 21 BB in 37 innings in 2011 Since the Tigers 2008 first round draft pick busted on to the scene in ’09, Ryan Perry’s career has scene both glimpses of promise, and all the makings of a nightmare. Perry’s rookie year was OK, a season in which Ryan stockpiled 60 K’s in 61.2 innings. His ERA was mediocre for a late inning reliever, at 3.79. But great for a 22...
Via Detroit Sports 360
November 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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