Alex Perez

#3 ALEX PEREZ – IF
Height: 5-10 Weight: 180
Bats: Left Throws: Right
Born: Miami, Florida
Resides: Miami, Florida
High School: Immaculata-LaSalle (Miami, Florida)
College: Virginia Tech University (Blacksburg, Virginia – “Hokies”)
Draft: 23rd – MIN – 2015
Born: 10/24/92 Opening Night Age: 26
Classification: LS-3

Career Highlights: Fifth season of professional baseball and first with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 4/2/19…career .248 average with 98 RBI in 325 games played…136 career runs scored with 37 doubles, five triples, six stolen bases, and 154 walks…career .346 on-base percentage (12.3 percent walk rate)…lifetime .979 fielding percentage in 254 games played at second base…has committed just 22 career errors at second base…has ranked in his league’s top-three in fielding percentage at second base three times in first four professional seasons…career .356 on-base percentage when leading off an inning (320 plate appearances)…drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 23rd round in 2015…played four years of college baseball at Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg, Virginia from 2012-15…hit a combined .260 with six home runs, 110 RBI, and a .371 on-base percentage in 224 collegiate games for the Hokies…hit .322 with 56 runs scored, five home runs, 35 RBI, and a .434 on-base percentage in 54 games as a senior in 2015…appeared in one Major League spring training game for the Twins in 2017…played for the Cape Cod League’s Harwich Mariners in 2014…played at Immaculata-LaSalle High School in Miami, Florida

2018
Rochester (International/AAA/Minnesota): Appeared in 14 games for the Red Wings, hitting .244 with three RBI in first career promotion to Triple-A…seven runs scored with two doubles and four walks…had two multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…3-for-5 on 7/20 vs. Norfolk…2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI on 7/22 vs. Norfolk

Chattanooga (Southern/AA/Minnesota): Hit .249 with 28 RBI for the Lookouts in 70 games…28 runs scores with eight doubles, two triples, two stolen bases, and 35 walks…had a .346 on-base percentage…had a .979 fielding percentage and committed just five errors in 55 games at second base…ranked third in the Southern League in fielding percentage at second base (minimum 50 games played)…hit safely in 42 of 70 games…had 14 multi-hit games, including two 3-hit games and one 5-hit game…2-for-3 with a double and an RBI on 5/5 at Mobile…had 8-game hitting streak from 5/7-5/15 (13-for-29, .448)…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 with a triple on 5/7 at Jackson…3-for-4 with three runs and three RBI on 5/13 vs. Tennessee…2-for-5 with two runs on 6/26 vs. Biloxi…drew three walks while going 0-for-1 with a run scored on 6/29 at Tennessee…5-for-5 with a run and a double on 7/4 vs. Birmingham…3-for-5 with two runs and an RBI on 8/5 vs. Mississippi

Fort Myers (Florida State/A+/Minnesota): Appeared in 17 games for the Miracle, hitting .208 with three RBI…four runs scored with one double and two walks…had two multi-hit games…2-for-4 with two runs on 4/11 vs. Florida…helped Miracle win Florida State League championship

2017
Chattanooga (Southern/AA/Minnesota): Hit .272 with 11 RBI for the Lookouts in 40 games…21 runs scored with five doubles and 25 walks…had a .395 on-base percentage…had a .981 fielding percentage and committed just three errors in 37 games at second base…had 13 multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…3-for-3 with a run on 6/25 vs. Pensacola in the second game of a double header…had two RBI while going 2-for-3 with a double on 7/22 at Mobile…had two RBI while going 2-for-4 on 7/23 at Mobile…scored three runs while going 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI on 8/17 at Tennessee…scored three runs while going 2-for-3 on 8/31 vs. Montgomery…helped Lookouts win co-Southern League championship

Fort Myers (Florida State/A+/Minnesota): Hit .252 with 15 RBI for the Miracle in 56 games…26 runs scored with seven doubles, one triple, one stolen base, and 26 walks…had a .343 on-base percentage…had a .975 fielding percentage and committed just four errors in 40 games at second base…hit safely in 34 of 56 games…had 14 multi-hit games, including three 3-hit games…had 9-game hitting streak from 4/6-4/14 (15-for-35, .429)…2-for-4 with two RBI on 4/7 at Jupiter…3-for-4 with an RBI on 4/11 at Tampa…2-for-4 with two runs, triple, and RBI on 4/14 at Daytona…3-for-5 with a run and an RBI on 4/19 vs. Florida…scored three runs while going 2-for-3 with an RBI on 5/22 at Dunedin…2-for-4 with three runs and two RBI on 5/26 at Charlotte…had two RBI while going 2-for-4 on 6/14 at Charlotte…3-for-4 on 6/22 at Florida…helped Miracle reach the Florida State League playoffs

2016
Fort Myers (Florida State/A+/Minnesota): Hit .242 with 16 RBI for the Miracle in 69 games…scored 21 runs with six doubles, three stolen bases, and 31 walks…had a .345 on-base percentage…finished with a .983 fielding percentage and just four errors in 55 games at second base…tied for first in the Florida State League in fielding percentage at second base (minimum 50 games played)…had 10 multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…2-for-4 with a run, double, and RBI on 6/15 at Lakeland…3-for-4 with two runs, two doubles, and an RBI on 7/5 at St. Lucie…2-for-4 with a run and an RBI on 7/29 vs. Clearwater

Cedar Rapids (Midwest/A/Minnesota): Appeared in 18 games for the Kernels, hitting .262 with 10 RBI…scored eight runs with one double, one triple, and 14 walks…had four multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…3-for-5 with a run and an RBI on 5/14 at Wisconsin…2-for-5 with a run, double, triple, and two RBI on 5/22 vs. Quad Cities

2015
Elizabethton (Appalachian/R/Minnesota): Hit .239 with 12 RBI for the Twins in 41 games…21 runs scored with seven doubles, one triple, and 17 walks…finished with a .976 fielding percentage and just four errors in 34 games at second base…finished first in the Appalachian League in fielding percentage at second base (minimum 35 games played)…hit safely in 24 of 41 games…had six multi-hit games, including four 3-hit games…made professional debut on 6/25 at Bluefield…collected first career professional hit on 6/30 vs. Britsol, going 1-for-4…picked up first career RBI on 7/5 at Princeton while going 1-for-3…3-for-4 with a run scored, double, triple, and three RBI on 7/18 at Burlington…3-for-5 with a run and a double on 7/25 at Kingsport…scored three runs while going 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI on 7/30 vs. Johnson City…scored three runs and went 1-for-3 with an RBI on 8/2 vs. Burlington…3-for-5 with a run and a double on 8/14 at Bristol

Rick Forney on Alex Perez: I’m thrilled to add Alex to our team. I’ve been looking for a second baseman on the current free agent market, and Alex really stood out to me. Alex has Double-A and Triple-A experience over the last two years, and he is a fantastic defender.