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Royals stop slide with 4-3 victory over Rangers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored Gordon, who had singled and swiped second. Yordano Ventura allowed three runs, two earned, and...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals catcher Salvador Perez says he wears women’s perfume during games (video)

Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez sat down recently with KSHB-TV’s Christa Dubill for an enlightening interview. The interview starts off innocently enough. Perez talks about when he started catching, his best friends on the team and how the Royals feel like family, stuff like that. Harmless, interesting anecdotes and tidbits that allows fans to […] The post Royals catcher...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Salvador Perez exits with knee discomfort

The first-place Kansas City Royals removed catcher Salvador Perez from Monday's 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins with "discomfort in his right knee," according to  Dick Kaegel of (video here and below). Perez was replaced in the seventh inning by Erik Kratz, who homered twice.No X-ray or MRI was taken and Royals manager Ned Yost said he is not concerned...
Via MLB Injury News
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals Post All Star Game and Post Trade Deadline

Salvador Perez Royals -Photo Credit – Keith Allison The Kansas City Royals went into the All Star break with a record of 48-46. They had 3 players who were selected to go to the All Star Game in Alex Gordon, Salvador Perez and Greg Holland. Unfortunately Alex was unable to play in the All Star Game (ASG) because of an injury but at the same time Royals catcher Perez got to...
Via Hot Stove MLB
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Perez helps Royals struggle to 3-2 win over Twins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez triggered a go-ahead rally with a double in the sixth inning and made several spectacular plays behind the plate, helping the Kansas City Royals to a scrappy 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas had RBI doubles during the Royals' charge, which wiped away a 1-0 deficit. Jason Frasor earned his...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez: All Star starter

It’s been a pretty good week for Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez. On Sunday, Perez was named to his second career All Star game. With Matt Wieters unable to play in the game, Perez will start for the American League. On the field on Wednesday, Perez helped Kansas City to a come-from-behind win over the Tampa Bay Rays with a dramatic 3-run home run in the 9th inning....
Via i70baseball
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez trips over own bat running to first (Video)

Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez tripped himself with his own bat and nearly fell to the ground after hitting a grounder to first in the second inning of Saturday's game at Kauffman Stadium. Perez took a few extra steps with the bat before letting go of it. As a result, Perez accidentally did a reverse bat flip and the bat followed him up the baseline, hitting...
Via Holdout Sports
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Passed ball disappears into advertisement

Your browser does not support iframes. Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez was charged with a passed ball that disappeared into an advertisement behind home plate, and allowed a run to score, during Tuesday night's game at Kauffman Stadium. It happened in the second inning as Perez allowed the 1-0 pitch from Ervin Santana to get past him. The ball took a bounce and slipped...
Via Holdout Sports
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals trade rumors

With a 37-47 record at the break, the Kansas City Royals appear poised to be one of the few true sellers at the trade deadline. The spring of 2012 was forged with great promise in BBQ City but has been met with typical substandard play and disappointment. The worst offender has been the pitching staff. KC’s team ERA of 4.35 ranks 24th in the big leagues. The combined ERA of their...
July 09, 2012  |  1 Comment

Royals Fans Anxiously Awaiting Return of Salvador Perez

The Royals finished off a sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers in walk off fashion on Thursday night (4-3), the big hit being a 2 out 2 RBI single in the bottom of the ninth provided by Bryan Pena. It was a great moment for the Royals catcher, a position that has been one of the biggest holes for the Royals organization over the years. Meanwhile down in AAA, The Omaha Storm Chasers...
Via Crown Crazed
June 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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