Peralta went 3-4 with a 2.93 ERA in 71 appearances last season, helping the Rays make the playoffs. The 35-year-old also had a career-high six saves, four of them in September while filling in for injured closer Kyle Farnsworth.
Yankees president Randy Levine just criticized the agent for Dellin Betances for taking him to arbitration. Among other things, Levine called Betances a "victim" of his agent, Jim Murray, basically saying that Murray's proposal of $5 million was delusional. An arbitrator gave Betances $3 million, which was the Yankees' number.