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Salvador PerezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Kansas City Royals MLB Years: 2011-2017
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Arizona Fall League
World Series Champion

PositionsC-1074, DH-28, 1B-3, 2B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSalvador Johan Perez Diaz
Height6-3Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1990 [27.352]PlaceValencia,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2006 by the Kansas City Royals.
Signing Bonus$65,000Signing ScoutsJuan IndriagoService Time6.050 (2017)
MLB DebutAugust 10,2011 [21.092]
OrganizationsKCA [12] Awards7Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID141489Retrosheet IDperes002MLBAM ID521692
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power60Contact79XBH54RBIs79Runs49Hitting72Durability73Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Arizona RoyalsArizRkkca-c1730861021300101151052101.244.320.279.59924399.273.035.093.2805.0510.102.000.000.0014.29
2008Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca34c1812437173116002500100.395.413.581.99425546.421.186.233.4254.3510.872.502.1743.0029.41
2008Burlington RoyalsAppRkkca-c18134041301010005512100.325.404.375.77915149.361.050.175.35410.2010.201.000.000.007.69
2008Totals for Rk-Rk         25831130321160071012200.361.409.482.89140695.392.121.205.3897.3710.531.431.0583.0020.00
2009Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca-c1959233357214323801192511506.309.357.421.7789819259.332.112.189.3417.349.651.320.77116.5026.39
2009Burlington BeesMidwAkca-c1936127102460070161512103.189.230.236.466306137.212.047.087.2124.3810.952.500.000.0025.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         95360459620324502254023609.267.313.356.66912825396.290.089.153.2976.3110.101.600.51180.0026.04
2010Wilmington blue RocksCaroA+kca39c209936535106211753111838319113.290.322.411.73315029396.301.121.170.3194.559.602.111.7752.1427.36
2011Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca39c21792863581140943011630421012.283.329.427.75612223309.290.144.196.3335.189.711.882.9131.7828.40
2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca-c21124851650110000610001.333.347.500.84724649.366.167.167.3690.0012.240.002.0448.0037.50
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9133440971901053011636521013.290.331.437.76814629358.301.147.192.3384.4710.062.252.7933.4029.90
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c21391482049823210072010205.331.361.473.8347013158.362.142.189.3624.4312.662.861.9049.3326.53
2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca-c22125011172007002501002.340.365.380.74519253.378.040.080.3303.779.432.500.000.0011.76
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c227628938871601139001227103314.301.328.471.79913627305.299.170.211.3403.938.852.253.6126.2731.03
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c23138496481452531379002163405213.292.323.433.75621541526.311.141.183.3293.9911.983.002.4738.1528.28
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c24150578571502821770102285303222.260.289.403.69223347606.278.143.183.3033.6314.033.862.8134.0031.33
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c25142531521382502170101382405423.260.280.426.70622646553.270.166.192.3002.3514.836.313.8025.2933.33
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c261395145712728222640022119820312.247.289.438.72722552546.282.191.233.3094.0321.795.414.0323.3640.94
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca13c27129471571262412780101795505323.268.297.495.79223352498.280.227.265.3293.4119.085.595.4217.4441.27
2018Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkcac2839130013000200000.333.333.6671.000619.333.334.333.4290.0022.220.0011.119.0033.33
2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkcac28415362013000000000.400.400.7331.13311315.357.333.333.4860.000.000.006.6715.0050.00
2018Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         724492026000200000.375.375.7081.08317424.350.333.333.4640.008.330.008.3312.0044.44
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcac2828110012000200001.125.125.500.625418.000.375.375.2590.0025.000.0012.508.00100.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter815303533082315410115425301144932622317113.271.301.442.74313422793200.289.171.210.0003.5615.414.323.5926.3933.90
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3591302156376706221902573141161119138.289.330.402.732524981421.306.113.167.0005.149.921.931.5559.1826.06
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter281131939902200021111003.345.362.478.8405411117.370.133.150.0001.719.405.501.7156.5028.21
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8229536841401046011632421012.285.329.434.76312824318.291.149.200.0005.0310.062.003.1429.5028.57
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9936535106211753111838319113.290.322.411.73315029396.301.121.170.0004.559.602.111.7752.1427.36
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36127102460070161512103.189.230.236.466306137.212.047.087.0004.3810.952.500.000.0025.00
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1144025612320536412314575807.306.359.403.76216228453.331.097.172.0006.849.931.450.66134.0022.76
Kansas City Royals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter815303533082315410115425301144932622317113.271.301.442.74313422793200.289.171.210.0003.5615.414.323.5926.3933.90
Average MLB - Per 162 games162603661643122384102398505322.271.301.442.74326755636.289.171.210.0003.5615.414.323.5926.3933.90
Average Minor - Per 162 games162588701703231086123364759017.289.330.402.73223644641.306.113.167.0005.149.921.931.5559.1826.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Arizona Royals ArizRkkca17C30--2304452279274.9829.13-----730100.053.6
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca18C12--103142-119117.9839.75------12100.015.8
2008Burlington Royals AppRkkca18C9--5813127271.9867.89-----21369.213.8
2008Burlington Royals AppRkkca182B1---2--221.0002.00------137.71.5
2009Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca19C42--3664835417414.9939.86-341766.755971.256.8
2009Burlington Bees MidwAkca19C22--1602653191186.9748.45-221166.713661.115.8
2010Wilmington blue Rocks CaroA+kca20C85--7327766815809.9939.52-513758.0119985.961.6
2011Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca21C77--5217597605596.9857.74-474352.237997.556.2
2011Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca21C11--9410-11041041.0009.45-8466.7-1291.77.7
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21C39393382902132314311.9907.970.9226778.8239100.024.1
2012Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca22C8--4751-5352.9816.50-2-100.0-1266.75.6
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22C74746535225344579575.9937.770.88251858.137697.445.7
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22DH1---------------761.30.6
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23C1371261115930717410081001.9937.310.90462564.8313899.384.6
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca231B1192-1-32.6672.000.22-----1380.70.6
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24C14614312481037729511181109.9927.600.89572569.5515097.390.1
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH4---------------1502.72.5
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25C13913711929749041010681064.9967.650.89662969.5414297.985.8
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH2---------------1421.41.2
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca251B1-32--1221.0002.000.67-----1420.70.6
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26C1281281105989774410701066.9968.330.96403751.9513992.179.0
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH8---------------1395.84.9
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261B1-33---331.0003.001.00-----1390.70.6
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27C1151139417844653835830.9947.220.88542073.0312989.171.0
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH13---------------12910.18.0
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C77876065925526430363259925956.9947.660.9031416166.1257780.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH28---------------280.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B31157-1187.8752.330.47-----30.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C19--1411511157156.9948.21-10471.4-190.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C77--5217597605596.9857.74-474352.23770.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C85--7327766815809.9939.52-513758.011850.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C22--1602653191186.9748.45-221166.71220.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C93--757119119887876.9889.42-341766.714930.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Arizona Royals ArizRkkca17-30---------
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca18-12---------
2008Burlington Royals AppRkkca18-9-1-------
2009Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca19-42---------
2009Burlington Bees MidwAkca19-22---------
2010Wilmington blue Rocks CaroA+kca20-85---------
2011Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca21-77---------
2011Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca21-11---------
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21-39---------
2012Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca22-8---------
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22-74--------1
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23-1371--------
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24-146--------4
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25-1391-------2
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26-1281-------8
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27-115--------13

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2011384820110002400000.211.250.342.59213340.212.131.1845.0010.002.002.5038.0037.50
2011Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB21716141000002100000.250.333.313.6465118.267.063.18811.115.560.500.000.0025.00
2012Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22815000000000300000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2013Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231958102260212001800203.379.377.586.96334861.400.207.2241.6413.118.003.2829.0036.36
2014Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB242254112040411004710201.370.410.6671.07736861.356.297.3706.5611.481.756.5613.5040.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsWild CardMLB2416010001000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB24313020001000400000.154.154.154.3082013.222.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB24415110000001200000.067.125.067.1921016.077.000.0676.2512.502.000.000.000.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB24724381014000210002.333.360.500.86012225.333.167.1670.008.000.004.0024.0025.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25175381750110001510002.321.345.472.81725655.340.151.1701.829.095.001.8253.0035.29
2015Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB25514340024002320000.286.444.7141.15810218.222.428.57111.1116.671.5011.117.0050.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB25622431022001400001.136.174.455.62910323.063.319.3644.3517.394.008.7011.00100.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB25522382002001200000.364.391.455.84610223.400.091.1364.358.702.000.000.0025.00
2016Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB261956716203140021110003.286.322.482.80427559.310.196.2323.3918.645.505.0818.6731.25
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271234462029000510003.176.200.412.61214435.148.236.2350.0014.290.005.7117.0066.67
2018Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB281640111440611001730002.350.409.9001.309361044.296.550.5752.2715.917.0013.646.6771.43
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs11384820110002400000.211.250.342.59213340.212.131.1845.0010.002.002.5038.0037.50
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs12032652992401867001147704014.304.336.543.87917742348.306.239.2733.1613.514.275.1718.1142.42
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs16010001000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs827360025002720000.222.323.444.76712231.222.222.2966.4522.583.506.4513.5033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1037541022002600001.108.154.297.45111339.069.189.2435.1315.383.005.1318.5075.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs12466163016001410002.348.375.478.85322448.366.130.1522.088.334.002.0846.0025.00

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011Texas League All-Star (C)1
2013American League Gold Glove (Catcher)1
2014American League Gold Glove (Catcher)1
2015American League Gold Glove (Catcher) ... World Series MVP2
2016AL Silver Slugger Award (C) ... American League Gold Glove (Catcher)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-24C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.349Team Roster on 2018-04-24
2018-04-19C-DHKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab27.344Team Roster on 2018-04-19
2018-04-15C-DHKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA) for rehab27.340Team Roster on 2018-04-15
2018-03-29C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left knee sprain27.323Team Roster on 2018-03-29
2017-08-22C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.104Team Roster on 2017-08-22
2017-08-06C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right intercostal strain27.088Team Roster on 2017-08-06
2016-03-02C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($52.5m) [Extension] 3--7.5--10--13--13 Replaces existing options and adds 2 new years to the end25.296Team Roster on 2016-03-02
2013-08-11CKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.093Team Roster on 2013-08-11
2013-08-04cKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Concussion [Hit in the mask with a foul ball]23.086Team Roster on 2013-08-04
2013-06-04cKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from restricted list23.025Team Roster on 2013-06-04
2013-06-03cKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YRestricted--Reinstated from Bereavement List and placed on restricted list23.024Team Roster on 2013-06-03
2013-05-26cKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YBereavementOff-RosterPlaced on bereavement list23.016Team Roster on 2013-05-26
2012-06-22cKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL22.043Team Roster on 2012-06-22
2012-05-06CKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-DL-60InjuredDL60 21.361Team Roster on 2012-05-06
2012-02-27C-DHKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($7m) 0.75--1--1.5--1.75--2 Club options for 2017-2019 @ 3.75--5--621.293Team Roster on 2012-02-27
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2006Kansas City Royals-1665,000-------65,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2011Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll21414,000-78939-2,722,607414,000479,000
2012Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll22750,000-46517482,954,887480,0001,229,0002012-02-27 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($7m) 0.75--1--1.5--1.75--2 Club options for 2017-2019 @ 3.75--5--6
2013Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll231,000,000-43018523,023,990490,0002,229,000
2014Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll241,500,000-40217553,256,497500,0003,729,000
2015Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll251,750,0004.0541421543,571,283507,5005,479,000
2016Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll262,000,0005.0537919573,498,245507,5007,479,0002016-03-02 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($52.5m) [Extension] 3--7.5--10--13--13 Replaces existing options and adds 2 new years to the end
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll273,000,0006.0532718633,651,709535,00010,479,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red