Jhonny Peralta

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CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 13 Starts And Sits

It’s always tough to start a platoon bat in Fantasy baseball. While some players can absolutely mash depending on the handedness of the pitcher, there’s always concern about their lack of playing time hurting their value. In many situations, this is the case.

06/20/2014

Caption:PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 05: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park April 5, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Braun, Cruz, Peralta Move On After Biogenesis Case

Nelson Cruz was branded a cheater and punished accordingly.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2014

JUPITER, FL - FEBRUARY 24: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals poses for a portrait during photo day at Roger Dean Stadium on February 24, 2014 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Peralta Homers Twice Against Former Team

Jhonny Peralta homered twice against his former team, going deep in his only plate appearances Monday in the St. Louis Cardinals’ 8-5 loss to the Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 4: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers drops the ball on the transfer after recording the force out at second base in the eighth inning during MLB game action as J.P. Arencibia #9 of the Toronto Blue Jays breaks up the double play on July 4, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Peralta Arrives In Cards Camp, Sees New Teammates

St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta checked into spring training camp four days ahead of the mandatory reporting date, eager to greet his new teammates Thursday and move past last year’s problems.

97.1 The Ticket–02/14/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 19:  Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers fouls the ball off during the fifth inning during a game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on July 19, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cards’ Holliday Happy To Have Peralta As Teammate

Matt Holliday has been an outspoken critic of players who have used performance-enhancing drugs.

97.1 The Ticket–01/21/2014

Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers runs back to the dugout in the eighth inning during the game aginst the Washington Nationals at Comerica Park on July 31, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Nationals 11-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

MLB Players Upset That Jhonny Peralta Got Big Contract Despite Admitted Steroid Use

Jhonny Peralta missed 50 games for PED use in 2013. Now he has a big new contract, and some players are none too happy about it.

CBS Detroit–11/26/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers stands on third base in the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Pursuing Jhonny Peralta

According to reports by FOX Sports the Yankees have interest in free agent SS Jhonny Peralta.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2013

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers flips the ball out of his glove during the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 3, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Mike Valenti: Tigers Need To Trade One Of Their Starting Pitchers

“With Scherzer going to cost what he is going to cost or likely walking away at the end of the season, trading him would get you one big piece immediately and probably another one later,” Valenti continued.

CBS Detroit–11/07/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers strikes out in the fifth inning as Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox looks on during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Tigers Decline To Make Qualifying Offers To Benoit, Peralta, Infante

The Detroit Tigers passed up the chance to make $14.1 million qualifying offers to their seven free agents, letting Monday’s deadline pass without making any moves.

CBS Detroit–11/05/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 12: Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after a strikeout in the sixth inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 12, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tigers Nearly No-Hit Red Sox, Win ALCS Opener 1-0

Anibal Sanchez and four Detroit Tigers relievers came within two outs of the first combined no-hitter in postseason history, striking out 17 to beat the Boston Red Sox 1-0 Saturday night in the AL championship series opener.

97.1 The Ticket–10/13/2013

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