Latest Salvador Perez News

Royals turn to Matt Quatraro to turn around languishing club

Nov. 03, 2022 15:17 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals had qualified candidates to become their next manager already in the organization, including one hired by the Chicago White Sox just this week. Yet their six-person committee that waded through the options came to the conclusion that an outside voice...

Surging Guardians beat Royals, hours later Matheny fired

Oct. 05, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramirez drove in two runs and had four hits, Aaron Civale pitched six solid innings and the Cleveland Guardians defeated the Kansas City Royals 9-2 on Wednesday in their final tune-up for the postseason. Hours after the game, the Royals fired manager Mike...

Quantrill stays unbeaten at home, Guardians down Royals 5-3

Oct. 04, 2022 22:05 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cal Quantrill's record at home has gone from oddity to rarity. Quantrill finished the regular season unbeaten at Progressive Field, improving to 14-0 in his career at the ballpark after Owen Miller hit a two-run homer to send the Cleveland Guardians to a 5-3 win...

Waters hits 3-run homer in 10th, Royals beat Guardians 5-2

Oct. 03, 2022 22:24 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Drew Waters belted a three-run homer off Kirk McCarty in the 10th inning, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 5-2 victory over the AL Central champion Cleveland Guardians on Monday night. Waters’ third home run in four games landed on the porch in left...

Bieber tunes up for playoffs, Guardians top Royals 7-5

Oct. 02, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber allowed two runs over five innings in his final start before the postseason, Josh Naylor and rookie Will Brennan hit three-run homers and the Cleveland Guardians defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 on Sunday. Bieber (13-8) is scheduled to start Game 1...

Perez has 4 hits, Royals beat AL Central champion Guardians

Oct. 01, 2022 22:26 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Salvador Perez had four hits and drove in a pair of runs, Kris Bubic struck out a season-high eight and the Kansas City Royals beat the AL Central champion Cleveland Guardians 7-1 on Saturday night. Perez collected three singles and a solo homer in four plate...

Castro has 2 late singles, Tigers beat Royals 4-3 in 10

Sep. 27, 2022 22:38 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Harold Castro singled in the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning after tying it with a two-run single in the eighth in the Detroit Tigers' 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night. Tucker Barnhart bunted pinch-runner Ryan Kreidler to third...

Raleigh has HR, 3 RBIs as Mariners beat Royals 6-5

Sep. 25, 2022 00:55 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cal Raleigh homered and drove in three runs as the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. The Mariners have won two of three after dropping five of six as they added to their lead over the Baltimore Orioles for...

Heasley shuts down Twins, Royals win 4-1 to finish sweep

Sep. 22, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jonathan Heasley pitched six innings of two-hit ball, Edward Oliveras and Drew Waters homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Thursday to complete their three-game series sweep. Salvador Perez also drove in a run for Kansas City,...

Longtime Royals executive Dayton Moore departs one last time

Sep. 22, 2022 03:13 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Dayton Moore had walked into the somber interview room on the first floor of Kauffman Stadium so many times over the years, presiding news conference to announce high-profile trades, discuss free-agent acquisitions, celebrate two American League pennants and a long-sought...