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The Astros made their first wave of Spring Training roster moves on Wednesday, optioning left-handed pitcher Cionel Perez to the Minor Leagues and reassigning infielders Randy Cesar and Nick Tanielu, outfielders Drew Ferguson, Alejandro Garcia and Myles Straw, left-handed pitcher Framber Valdez and catcher Jamie Ritchie to Minor League camp.
|November 20, 2017||Houston Astros selected the contract of LHP Cionel Perez from Corpus Christi Hooks.|
|August 15, 2017||LHP Cionel Perez assigned to Corpus Christi Hooks from Buies Creek Astros.|
|July 11, 2017||LHP Cionel Perez assigned to Buies Creek Astros from Quad Cities River Bandits.|
|April 27, 2017||LHP Cionel Perez assigned to Quad Cities River Bandits.|
|December 9, 2016||Houston Astros signed free agent LHP Cionel Perez to a minor league contract.|
Was signed by the Astros as a non-drafted free agent out of Cuba on Dec. 9, 2016... signed by Charlie Gonzalez and Oz Ocampo. • Was added to the Astros 40-man roster on Nov. 20, 2017...is signed to a one-year contract that runs through 2018.2017
MINOR LEAGUES: Young southpaw went 6-4 with a 4.13 ERA (43ER/93.2IP) across three levels in his professional debut... began the season with Class A Quad Cities, where he posted a 4.39 ERA (27ER/55.1IP) while fanning 57 batters... the highlight of his campaign came on May 22, as he fired 7.0 no-hit innings while striking out a career-high 10 batters...was promoted to Class A Advanced Buies Creek on July 11 and went 2-1 with a 2.84 ERA (8ER/25.1) in five outings with the club...finished his inaugural year in the organization with a promotion to Double A Corpus Christi on Aug. 15...made four appearances (3 starts) with the Hooks, and put up a 5.54 ERA (8ER/13IP) with 10 punchouts...2013-15: Before joining the Astros organization, played two seasons with Matanzas in the Serie Nacional in Cuba...combined to go 10-5 with a 2.20 ERA (34ER/139IP) in 30 appearances, 28 of which were starts...last pitched for Matanzas in 2014, leading the Serie Nacional with a 2.06 ERA (20ER/87.1IP) in 17 starts... played that season at the age of 18 and went 7-2 with 75 strikeouts in his 87.1 innings pitched, while allowing just two home runs.