Martín Pérez finalizes $5M, 1-year contract with Red Sox

FILE – In this Sept. 18, 2020, file photo, Boston Red Sox’s Martin Pérez pitches during the first inning of the team’s baseball game against the New York Yankees in Boston. Pérez and the Red Sox finalized a $5 million, one-year contract Friday, Feb. 12, 2021. Pérez gets a $4.5 million salary, and Boston holds a $6 million team option for 2022 with a $500,000 buyout.