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Royals land 4 starters in All-Star Game in Cincinnati

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The AL champion Kansas City Royals had so many starters voted into the All-Star Game on Sunday that they ran out of seats for all of them. Not that it was a problem. Salvador Perez, their affable catcher, simply hopped off the platform and grabbed his own chair from the crowd. With a good-natured smile, he carried it back onto the stage and settled in alongside...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Millar got a mini Gatorade bath from Salvador Perez

On Tuesday’s episode of Intentional Talk, Kevin Millar was live at Minute Maid Park interviewing a number of Astros and Royals players. One of those players was Kansas City catcher Salvador Perez, who had a little surprise for Millar when teammate Mike Moustakas showed up to take a selfie. The ol' bait and switch on @KMillar15 by @Royals' @SalvadorPerez15 and @Mooose_8! #Selfie...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Which Kansas City Royals Actually Deserve to be All-Stars?

KANSAS CITY, MO – JULY 11: Salvador Perez #13, Greg Holland #56 and Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals hold their 2014 All Star jerseys during a special presentation prior to a game against the Detroit Tigers at Kauffman Stadium on July 11, 20 In the last All-Star voting update of the year, five Kansas City Royals were in the lead to start the 2015 MLB All-Star Game in...
Via The Sports Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez Drives in Three Runs in Kansas City Royals Win

OAKLAND, CA – JUNE 28: Salvador Perez #13 and Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after Perez hit a two-run homer against the Oakland Athletics in the top of the eighth inning at Coliseum on June 28, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Royals won the game 5-3. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) In what was a day of milestones for two Royals players...
Via The Sports Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez and His Historically Weird Season

Salvador Perez is an interesting hitter. On Saturday, he hit his 10th home run, giving him double-digit dingers in each of the last four seasons. He’s on pace to sail past his career-high of 17 homers from last year. All of that power is obviously great, and an elite defensive catcher with more than 20 […]
Via Pine Tar Press
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Catch me if you can Salvador Perez

When the Kansas City Royals found their All-Star catcher in Salvador Perez, the results were nearly instantaneous. Charlie Riedel / Associated Press Perez made his major league debut well into the 2011 season, but in that short time he added a .331 average to the Royals lineup while, at the same time, beginning his defensive legacy. In just those 39 games to wrap up 2011, Perez caught...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Catcher Salvador Perez Provides Late Inning Heroics

KANSAS CITY, MO – JUNE 7: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals hits a home run in the eighth inning against the Texas Rangers at Kauffman Stadium on June 7, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) When Salvador Perez gave the sold out Kauffman Stadium crowd a curtain call, it wasn’t just the fans cheering. The Kansas City players also knew the...
Via The Sports Journal
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez is the Late Inning Hero as Royals Salvage Game Three

Things sure haven’t gone the Royals’ way as of late, and in the seventh inning, it was looking like another heartbreaking loss for Kansas City. After a quick 1-2-3 bottom of the inning, all hope was lost, the offense was not scoring any more runs, and the Royals would have to wait until at least Tuesday to have another shot at a win. In the eighth inning, a little bit of fortune...
Via Royals Blue
28 days ago  |  Discuss

The Royals Should Give Salvador Perez a New Contract. Right After…..

When Salvador Perez first signed a five-year contract extension for only seven million dollars, fans were ecstatic. They knew it was a bargain, the Kansas City organization knew it was a bargain. Salvador Perez was the only one under the impression that he was hitting a major jackpot. In 2011 when he made his debut, you could tell that he was going to be something special....
Via Royals Blue
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Salvador Perez hassles Lorenzo Cain at media session

Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez spends almost as much time trolling OF Lorenzo Cain off the field as he does playing baseball on it. His Instagram account is filled with videos that showcase hilarious exchanges between the two teammates (like this one). But it doesn’t stop there. Perez took it one step further during Monday’s media session with reporters. He managed to weasel...
Via The Sports Daily
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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