Salvador Perez

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June 10, 2017 - 12:27 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Matt Szczur hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and the San Diego Padres beat the Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Szczur was pinch-hitting for starter Jhoulys Chacin (5-5), who had given up a tying two-run homer to...
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May 22, 2017 - 3:53 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Minor’s road back to the majors was not an easy one. Shoulder surgery kept him out of the majors for two years and resulted in a move to the bullpen. Minor got his first victory since 2014 with 1 1/3 scoreless innings for the Kansas City Royals, who beat the Minnesota...
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Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
May 12, 2017 - 4:37 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Major league ERA leader Jason Vargas went seven more scoreless innings, Salvador Perez had a two-run double during a five-run eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 on Thursday. Vargas (5-1) scattered three hits and dropped his ERA from 1.19...
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May 07, 2017 - 5:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Clevinger and four relievers combined for a one-hitter as the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Sunday. Carlos Santana had three hits, including an RBI single in the fifth for the game's only run. Clevinger (1-0), making his first start in place of the...
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April 17, 2017 - 1:41 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alcides Escobar hit an RBI single in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals, boosted by a strong effort from starter Ian Kennedy, edged the Los Angeles Angels 1-0 Sunday for their fourth straight win. Kennedy pitched two-hit ball and struck out 10 over eight innings as...
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April 14, 2017 - 1:49 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas carried a shutout into the eighth, the Royals finally generated some early offense and Kansas City held on to beat Oakland 3-1 on Thursday night and snap an eight-game skid against the A's. Vargas (2-0) scattered four hits and a walk over 7 2/3 innings, striking...
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April 02, 2017 - 11:10 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KNSS) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have finalized their 25-man roster for Opening Day, tomorrow against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Royals have placed outfielder Jorge Soler on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain. Soler’s D.L...
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March 16, 2017 - 2:22 pm
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Kansas City expects All-Star catcher Salvador Perez to be ready for its opener at Minnesota on April 3 after tests showed inflammation but no structural damage in his injured left knee. The Royals are concerned about his hyperextended left elbow, and manager Ned Yost said...
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