Sunday, March 13, 2011
Perez looking good so far in the pen
“He threw strikes. That’s what we wanted him to do,” manager Terry Collins said. “He came in with energy, and I like that. We will, I’m sure, on Tuesday night, try it again.”
He threw five strikes in seven pitches and induced a pop out. He mixed in all his pitches except a change-up.
Perez lowered his arm angle to be more effective against left-handed hitters, who Perez would see as a reliever.
“All my career I’ve been throwing to lefties sidearm,” Perez said. “This year I’m going to use it more.”
I hate to tell all my readers... I told you he be on the roster, not that I want him to be...