Updates on Chris Perez and Dodgers Reportedly Agreeing to 1-Year Contract

Getty Images
Tyler ConwayFeatured ColumnistDecember 23, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers haven't made a major offseason splash that many expected them to so far this offseason, but their latest move should help solidify one of their few roster shortcomings. 

Updates from Tuesday, Dec. 24

The Dodgers made the deal official via Twitter:

#Dodgers today announced the signing of relievers Jamey Wright and Chris Perez to one-year contracts.

— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) December 24, 2013

Ned Coletti talked to Ken Gurnick of and talked about Perez and his run-in with the law and how it impacted their decision to sign the reliever:

Ned Colletti met and talked with Chris Perez and said he had "no qualms" about signing him despite last year's marijuana arrest.

— Ken Gurnick (@kengurnick) December 24, 2013

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices