Glen Perkins 15 | Pitcher

Minnesota Twins

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Wed. Aug 20, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Perkins pitched a perfect ninth inning, recording one strikeout in a non-save situation in Tuesday's game against the Indians. Impact: With the Twins down 7-5, Perkins was used to get in some work. Perkins continues to have a great season and now sports a 2.53 ERA., 1.09 WHIP and stellar 63:9 K:BB ratio in in 53.1 innings pitched.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Aug 14, 2014
News: Perkins picked up his 30th save of the season Wednesday with a perfect ninth inning in a 3-1 win over the Astros. Impact: Though something of a rarity as a left-handed closer, Perkins' slight reverse splits have allowed him to find success in the role during his two-plus seasons on the job. his results this year have been quite comparable to last year's, as he's got a 2.63 ERA, 1.11 WHIP and 10.5 K/9 over 51.1 innings.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 6, 2014
News: Perkins suffered a rare blown save Wednesday against the Padres, allowing a run to tie the game in the ninth inning. Impact: Perkins has just four blown saves in 32 opportunities, but has allowed more baserunners recently. "Guys have been swinging a little earlier on me, and I need to make adjustments on that," Perkins said. "They're probably not wanting to get to two strikes, and having to deal with the slider or guessing what I'm going to throw."(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 6, 2014
News: Perkins pitched a scoreless ninth inning, allowing two hits before securing his 28th save of the year Tuesday against the Padres. Impact: Perkins continues to have a fine 2014 campaign, as he has just three blown saves on the year to go with a 2.66 ERA and 57:8 K:BB ratio in 47.1 innings pitched this season.(RotoWire, )
Glen Perkins
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 0"  Wt: 208  Age: 31
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 3/2/1983, St. Paul, Minnesota
College: Minnesota
Debut: 2006
Salary: $3,975,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury