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Braves outfielder Eury Perez celebrates catch he didn't make (VIDEO)

Eury Perez had a couple of plays in the fifth inning of the Giants-Braves matchup on Tuesday that make fans shake their heads in wonder then hang them in frustration. First, the Braves outfielder made a sensational backhanded diving catch to rob the Giants' Brandon Crawford of an extra-base hit. But on an almost identical play moments later he thinks he robbed Ehire Adrianza the...
Via The Other Paper
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Perez lifts Braves past Cubs 4-2 with 2-run single in 8th

ATLANTA (AP) Eury Perez drove in two runs with a bases-loaded, tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves overcame Kyle Schwarber's three hits to beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Friday night. Perez punched the single to right field off Pedro Strop (1-5) to drive in Kelly Johnson, who doubled, and A.J. Pierzynski, who was issued an intentional walk. Arodys Vizcaino...
Via Associated Press
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Braves outfielder Eury Perez avoids serious injury in collision

The Atlanta Braves won their game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, 2-1, but it didn't come without a major scare. With two outs in the bottom of the ninth, both left fielder Eury Perez and center fielder Cameron Maybin collided due to a miscommunication while the two were converging on a fly ball in the left-center gap. Perez lied on the warning track in pain after the collision...
Via FOX Sports
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Braves claim OF Perez off waivers from Yankees

ATLANTA -- The Braves have added another contender to their outfield competition by claiming Eury Perez off waivers from the New York Yankees. The 24-year-old Perez hit .311 with 20 stolen bases with Triple-A Syracuse in the Nationals' organization last year. He was picked up off waivers by New York in September and had two hits and a stolen base in four games with the Yankees. The...
Via Associated Press
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees Designate Eury Perez for Assignment

Eury Perez #40 of the New York Yankees makes a catch in the first inning on a ball hit by Mookie Betts #50 of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 26, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.(Mandatory Credit:- Jim Rogash/Getty Images North America) The New York Yankees have designated outfielder Eury Perez for assignment to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for second baseman Stephen...
Via The Sports Journal
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: Why Eury Perez should be traded

Though the Washington Nationals have a multitude of needs this offseason, Center Field is not one of them. The Nationals have a surplus of Center Fielder’s in the Major League and Minor League levels, and do not plan on adding any in the near future. Here, is why they should at least consider moving someone that is currently on the roster. At the moment, Denard Span is the starting...
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Eury Perez owns Justin Verlander!

Up above, blurry video from Saturday: Eury Perez singled off Justin Verlander in the Nats split squad game against the Tigers. So far, so good for Perez with the bat (6-14 on the spring); apparently he's taking his invite to big league camp seriously. See you patrolling CF at Nationals Park in 2013, kid? "I know they need a starting center fielder and I want to show them that...
Via Nationals Enquirer
March 11, 2012  |  Discuss

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