Salvador Perez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Royals catcher Salvador Perez could play by the end of the weekend

    Kansas City Star "Royals catcher Salvador Perez could be days away from returning from a left quadriceps contusion. Royals manager Ned Yost said Thursday that Perez could be available to pinch hit — or log emergency duty — by the end of a four-game series here at Progressive Field. Perez is recovering from a..." June 03

  • Perez expected to miss 7-10 days with quad contusion

    The Score "An MRI on Salvador Perez's ailing left leg revealed no structural damage, though the Kansas City Royals' beloved catcher is expected to miss seven-to-10 days with a quad contusion, manager Ned Yost told reporters ahead of Sunday's series finale against the Chicago White Sox. " May 29

  • Salvador Perez leaves Royals game after collision

    Kansas City Star "Royals catcher Salvador Perez was injured in a collision with third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert during the ninth inning of Saturday’s game against the Chicago White Sox. Perez had to be helped off the field by trainer Nick Kenney and Royals manager Ned Yost. The collision came on an infield popup..." May 28

  • Was there tension between Salvador Perez and Wade Davis after the game?

    Royals Review "The Royals beat the Orioles 4-2 on Friday night, but after closing out the win for his league-leading seventh save, Wade Davis did not exactly look like a happy camper. Davis appears to glare at catcher Salvador Perez before spitting in his direction, while Kendrys Morales puts an arm on him...." April 23

  • Royals’ Salvador Perez's mom carjacked days before extension

    USA Today "Two days before getting the biggest payout of his career, an overdue five-year, $52.5 million extension, Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez was dealing with the kind of anguish that has become much too common among his countrymen. Perez’s mother, Yilda Diaz, was carjacked at gunpoint..." March 02

  • Royals and Sal Perez agree to a five-year, $52.5 million extension

    Yahoo! Sports "All-Star catcher Salvador Perez and the Kansas City Royals agreed on a restructured contract that will keep the World Series MVP with the reigning champions through 2021, a source close to the team told Yahoo Sports. The deal for the 25-year-old, which is expected to be announced Tuesday,..." March 01

  • Royals working on possible extension for Salvador Perez

    MLB Daily Dish "The Kansas City Royals have benefited substantially from a contract they signed with their all-star catcher four years ago. From 2012 until the end of the upcoming season, Salvador Perez will have made $7 million. That's an average annual value of $1.4 million for one of the best catchers in..." February 29