Salvador Perez #13 - C

Kansas City

  • Age: 24
  • DOB: 1990/05/10
  • POB: Valencia, Venezuela
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 240lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 3
  • Signed by Kansas City in 2006.
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Perez is cold (.122 in last 41AB).
Year to date1385355413927116652174108.260.291.404.695
On Pace150582591512911771238010-.260.291.404.695

Scouting Report

AssetsIs huge for a catcher, with plenty of power and run-producing qualities. Also has good instincts behind the plate. Displays very good hitting ability.
FlawsIs still somewhat raw. Needs to improve his footwork. Injuries are a concern. Needs to walk more often so as to maximize his offensive output.
Career potentialTalented catcher with upside.

Honours and Awards

2013AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2011Texas League (AA) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/07/21Missed 1 game (groin).
2014/07/20Groin, day-to-day.
2014/05/24Missed 3 games (right thumb injury).
2014/05/20Right thumb injury, day-to-day.
2014/05/04Missed 1 game (bruised left shin).
2014/05/03Bruised left shin, day-to-day.
2013/08/11Missed 7 games (concussion).
2013/08/04Concussion, 7-day DL.
2013/07/11Missed 1 game (leg injury).
2013/07/10Leg injury, day-to-day.
2013/07/08Missed 1 game (leg injury).
2013/07/07Leg injury, day-to-day.
2013/06/04Missed 9 games (restricted list).
2013/06/02Placed on the restricted list by the Kansas City Royals.
2013/05/25Bereavement list, day-to-day.
2013/05/23Missed 2 games (right hip injury).
2013/05/21Right hip injury, day-to-day.
2012/09/24Missed 3 games (bruised right hand).
2012/09/21Bruised right hand, day-to-day.
2012/06/22Missed 67 games (left knee injury).
2012/03/20Left knee injury, 60-day DL.
2012/02/27Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a five-year contract extension.
2011/09/02Missed 1 game (finger injury).
2011/09/01Finger injury, day-to-day.
2011/08/10Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).


2006/09/27Signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Kansas City Royals.

Career Stats

2014Kansas CityAL1385355413927116652174108.260.291.404.695
2013Kansas CityAL1384964814525313792163008.292.323.433.756
2012Kansas CityAL76289388716011391227004.301.328.471.799
2011Kansas CityAL39148204982321720003.331.361.473.834
2011NW ArkansasAA792863581140943163001-.283.329.427.756
2009Idaho FallsR592333572143238192501-.309.357.421.778
2008Idaho FallsR1243717311625002.395.413.581.994
2007AZL RoyalsR3086102130010510115.244.320.279.599


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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