with the San Diego Padres on July 19, 2009.
April 27, 1984 |
San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|April 15, 2009 for the San Diego Padres|
(through 2012 season)
|Earned run average||4.50|
Luis M. Perdomo (nicknamed The Dominican Blur) (born April 27, 1984) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Minnesota Twins organization of Major League Baseball. He is 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m) tall and he is 170 pounds (77 kg).
Originally signed by the Cleveland Indians, Perdomo played for the GCL Indians in 2006, going 0-2 with a 3.79 ERA in 18 relief appearances. He struck out 28 batters in 19 innings of work. In 2007, he played for the Lake County Captains, going 4-6 with a 3.27 ERA in 56 relief appearances. He had 81 strikeouts in 66 innings of work. He split the 2008 season between the Kinston Indians and Akron Aeros.
St. Louis Cardinals
He was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals organization on July 26, 2008 for Anthony Reyes and finished the season with the Springfield Cardinals. Combined, he went 7-3 with a 2.36 ERA in 55 relief appearances in 2008. He struck out 82 batters in 72⅓ innings.
San Diego Padres
He was selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 2009 Rule 5 Draft on December 11, 2008 and claimed off waivers from the Giants by the San Diego Padres on April 10, 2009. He made his major league debut for the Padres against the New York Mets on April 15, 2009. In the 2009 season, Perdomo was mostly used in low leverage situations. He made one appearance for the Padres in 2010 on August 29, pitching one inning.