Spring Training 2017: Salvador Perez on track for opening day after WBC injury scare
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BETTER THAN EXPECTED: The Kansas City Royals received good news on Salvador Perez. The veteran catcher is only expected to miss one week due to a hyperextended elbow. That’s a major relief considering the concern was all concentrated on Perez’s left knee, which appeared to be significantly injured in a collision with Royals backup catcher Drew Butera during a World Baseball Classic game on Saturday.