Indians Finally Complete Eddie Perez Trade - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Indians Finally Complete Eddie Perez Trade

CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cleveland Indians sent outfielder Jason Fitzgerald to Atlanta on Thursday to complete their March 21 trade for catcher Eddie Perez.

Fitzgerald appeared in 106 games for Double-A Akron this season, batting .255 (100-392) with 23 doubles, 11 home runs and 57 RBIs.

Perez has spent the season as Cleveland's backup catcher.

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