Duke Baseball BIO
27 Ryan Perry
General: A veteran member of the pitching staff ... will look to build off of a tremendous fall ... could be one of the top contributors out of the bullpen this season.
2007: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... logged 4.2 innings of work over seven appearances out of the bullpen ... contributed a pair of scoreless outings on the year ... gave up just one extra base hit ... did not allow a hit in any of his three bases-loaded situations ... held No. 1 Florida State hitless through a full inning of relief (3/30) ... contributed an inning in a 12-0 shutout against Campbell (4/24), allowing just one hit ... helped out with an inning in relief in a 15-4 win over Fairleigh Dickinson (3/13).
2006: Made 21 relief appearances on the year ... went 1-0 with a 12.07 ERA ... picked up his first career save ... ranked second on the Duke pitching staff in appearances and first in games in relief ... racked up 25 strikeouts through 28.1 innings pitched ... had six scoreless outings on the year ... struck out 12 batters over seven innings, spanning three appearances (3/26 through 3/31) ... gave up just two earned runs through six appearances, spanning 10.2 innings (3/29 through 4/12) had a no-hit inning of relief with two strikeouts in his season debut against Elon (2/15) ... struck out a career-high five batters against Florida State (3/26) ... picked up his first career victory in a 16-inning marathon against Boston College (3/31), working 1.1 scoreless innings for the win ... followed with 2.2 innings of work in the finale against Boston College, allowing just one run in a 14-7 win over the Eagles (4/2) ... held Virginia hitless over a full inning of relief (4/9) ... followed with another scoreless outing in his next appearance against Davidson (4/12) ... held Virginia Tech hitless for an inning in a 15-1 win (4/22) ... followed by recording his first career save against Virginia Tech (4/23), holding the Hokies to one run on two hits in 1.0 inning of relief ... worked a career-high 3.2 innings against UNC Asheville (5/16).
2005: Made 10 relief appearances on the season, fifth-highest on the team ... registered a 9.22 ERA in 13.2 innings pitched ... struck out five hitters while walking 10 ... worked 2.2 scoreless innings against Marshall (3/22) ... pitched 2.0 scoreless innings against North Carolina (4/22) ... worked a season-high 3.0 scoreless innings against Virginia (5/20) ... contributed an inning of relief allowing one run in a 9-8 win over Davidson (4/20) ...
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Bellaire High School ... all-district honoree as a senior ... listed in Who’s Who Among High School Students.
Personal: Born Ryan Alexander Perry on October 3, 1985, in Houston, Texas ... son of Doug and Susan Perry ... has a sister, Molly ... father played professional baseball and is now a high school baseball coach ... majoring in political science with a certificate in Markets and Management ... minoring in Sociology.