Found September 15, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
There’s no telling of course what the next two-plus weeks hold for the Royals in what remains a long-shot quest to reach the postseason for the first time in 28 years. But … if destiny ultimately beckons bookmark Saturday night’s 1-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers which ended when catcher Salvy Perez executed a blind grab on a throw before applying the tag at the plate. “I threw the ball to home plate” shortstop Alcides Escobar said. “I just wanted to get it there. But when I threw the ball I thought ‘It’s going to hit Prince (Fielder).’ He’s a big guy. “The throw was on the other side of the runner and Salvy … wow. That’s Salvy’s play. That’s all him. All credit to Salvy. Two good throws and one great play.” All that and maybe more. Perez said he couldn’t see the ball as Fielder charged toward the plate while trying to score from first base after Omar Infante ripped a two-out drive into the corner in left. Escobar took the relay from Alex Gordon. “I saw Esky throw t
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