C Salvador 'El Nino' Perez #13
Age: 35 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great
08/04/2025
OA: 53 POT: 53
C SALVADOR 'EL NINO' PEREZ #13 - AGE: 35 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
87 336 75 17 0 18 43 5 88 .223 .252 .435 0 1.1
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 5 5 5 5
Gap 5 5 5 5
Power 7 7 6 7
Eye 3 3 3 3
Avoid K's 4 4 4 4
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 3 3
Errors: - 4 3
Arm: 6 5 3
Turn DP: - 3 -
Ability: 6 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: 6 Left Field: -
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 4
Baserunning Inst.: 6
Sacrifice Bunt: 4
Bunt for Hit: 3
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
08/02/2025 LAA Loss, 5-6 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
08/01/2025 LAA Win, 5-2 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
07/30/2025 NYY Loss, 2-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
07/29/2025 NYY Loss, 0-1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
07/27/2025 OAK Win, 3-1 4 1 1 3 1 0 0 0
07/26/2025 OAK Loss, 2-3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
07/25/2025 OAK Win, 3-2 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
07/23/2025 @ SD Win, 3-1 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
07/22/2025 @ SD Loss, 5-8 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
07/20/2025 CWS Loss, 4-5 6 0 1 2 0 0 3 0
PERSONALITY
Committed to excellence.
Personality Class: Captain
High: Leader, Loyalty, Work Ethic
Birthday:05/10/1990
Born in:Valencia, CAR
Nationality:Venezuelan
Height:6' 4"
Weight:220 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Very Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$22,000,000
Signed Through:2025 Season
Major Service:14 Years, 8 Days
Service This Yr:130 Days
40-Man Service:14 Years, 8 Days
Pro Service:16 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2025 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 87 336 75 17 0 18 43 42 5 88 .223 .252 .435 .687 .300 .211 91
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 87 353 9 0 0 8 0 3 146 35 0 0 0.0 34.7 3.44 1.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   73 15 2 0 5 20 9 0 21 2 0 1 .205 .211 .438 .649
Versus Right   263 60 15 0 13 23 33 5 67 1 0 8 .228 .264 .433 .697
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   15 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .200 .188 .267 .454
March   19 3 2 0 1 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 .158 .158 .421 .579
April   78 14 5 0 2 3 6 3 18 0 0 1 .179 .220 .321 .540
May   78 18 5 0 6 11 14 1 24 1 0 1 .231 .247 .526 .773
June   77 17 1 0 4 15 9 0 21 0 0 4 .221 .259 .390 .649
July   75 21 3 0 5 12 11 1 15 1 0 3 .280 .312 .520 .833
August   9 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .222 .200 .333 .533
All-Star Game   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Spring Training   43 11 0 0 1 8 2 1 11 2 1 0 .256 .261 .326 .586
Last Year   505 116 26 1 13 55 50 12 145 3 0 6 .230 .255 .362 .617
2 Years Ago   507 119 13 0 27 61 60 19 138 3 0 10 .235 .275 .420 .695
Career   6034 1554 298 12 253 853 679 200 1230 50 0 81 .258 .288 .437 .725
Home   159 44 9 0 10 31 27 3 35 1 0 7 .277 .318 .522 .840
Road   177 31 8 0 8 12 15 2 53 2 0 2 .175 .191 .356 .547
Grass   329 75 17 0 18 43 41 5 85 3 0 8 .228 .255 .444 .699
Turf   7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 1 .000 .125 .000 .125
Day   99 19 6 0 1 10 9 2 28 0 0 2 .192 .223 .283 .506
Night   237 56 11 0 17 33 33 3 60 3 0 7 .236 .264 .498 .762
As Starter   336 75 17 0 18 43 42 5 88 3 0 9 .223 .252 .435 .687
Close/Late   96 12 3 0 4 8 6 1 35 0 0 0 .125 .134 .281 .415
Inning 1-3   101 25 8 0 7 20 18 1 22 1 0 5 .248 .287 .535 .822
Inning 4-6   112 33 6 0 7 15 15 3 23 2 0 2 .295 .319 .536 .855
Inning 7-9   110 16 3 0 3 7 8 1 37 0 0 2 .145 .168 .255 .423
Extra Innings   13 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 6 0 0 0 .077 .077 .308 .385
0 Outs   100 25 7 0 7 13 21 1 30 0 0 4 .250 .286 .530 .816
1 Outs   119 28 8 0 6 16 16 3 30 3 0 2 .235 .260 .454 .714
2 Outs   117 22 2 0 5 14 5 1 28 0 0 3 .188 .215 .333 .548
Scoring Position   78 16 1 0 7 32 9 2 20 3 0 2 .205 .235 .487 .722
Bases Empty   192 47 13 0 11 11 27 1 47 0 0 6 .245 .271 .484 .756
Runner on 1st   66 12 3 0 0 0 6 2 21 0 0 1 .182 .217 .227 .445
Runner on 2nd   26 5 0 0 3 7 3 1 6 0 0 0 .192 .222 .538 .761
Runner on 3rd   3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .333 .500 .333 .833
Runner on 1st & 2nd   22 5 0 0 2 8 2 1 5 0 0 1 .227 .292 .500 .792
Runner on 1st & 3rd   11 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   7 3 1 0 1 8 1 0 2 0 0 0 .429 .429 1.000 1.429
Bases Loaded   9 1 0 0 1 7 1 0 3 3 0 0 .111 .083 .444 .528
Two Strikes   154 15 2 0 5 12 10 2 88 1 0 1 .097 .114 .208 .322
First Pitch   63 20 4 0 3 7 5 0 0 0 0 3 .317 .348 .524 .872
Count 0-1   25 9 1 0 4 7 6 0 0 1 0 0 .360 .346 .880 1.226
Count 0-2   37 3 1 0 1 2 3 0 20 0 0 0 .081 .081 .189 .270
Count 1-0   32 11 3 0 4 10 9 0 0 1 0 1 .344 .353 .812 1.165
Count 1-1   27 11 3 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 2 .407 .448 .519 .967
Count 1-2   46 4 1 0 1 3 3 0 28 0 0 1 .087 .106 .174 .280
Count 2-0   14 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .214 .357
Count 2-1   13 4 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 2 .308 .400 .615 1.015
Count 2-2   44 4 0 0 2 5 2 0 27 1 0 0 .091 .089 .227 .316
Count 3-0   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .667 .000 .667
Count 3-1   7 3 2 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .429 .500 1.143 1.643
Full Count   27 4 0 0 1 2 2 2 13 0 0 0 .148 .207 .259 .466
Behind in Count   108 16 3 0 6 12 12 0 48 1 0 1 .148 .155 .343 .497
Ahead in Count   67 20 7 0 6 16 15 3 0 1 0 3 .299 .351 .672 1.023
Batting 3rd   4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Batting 4th   50 9 1 0 2 6 4 0 12 0 0 0 .180 .180 .320 .500
Batting 5th   27 11 3 0 1 3 6 0 5 0 0 1 .407 .429 .630 1.058
Batting 6th   68 12 5 0 4 6 6 4 21 1 0 1 .176 .230 .426 .656
Batting 7th   14 2 1 0 1 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 .143 .143 .429 .571
Batting 8th   99 25 6 0 6 17 17 1 19 1 0 4 .253 .286 .495 .781
Batting 9th   74 15 1 0 4 7 7 0 27 1 0 3 .203 .231 .378 .609
Low Leverage   133 36 8 0 10 13 18 0 27 0 0 4 .271 .292 .556 .848
Medium Leverage   121 23 6 0 3 11 13 4 33 1 0 4 .190 .238 .314 .553
High Leverage   80 15 3 0 5 19 10 1 28 2 0 0 .188 .193 .412 .605
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2011 Kansas City - MLB 21 39 148 49 8 2 3 21 20 7 1 2 20 0 0 .331 .361 .473 .834 128 126 1.3
2012 Kansas City - MLB 22 76 289 87 16 0 11 39 38 12 1 3 27 0 0 .301 .328 .471 .798 117 111 2.0
2013 Kansas City - MLB 23 138 496 145 25 3 13 79 48 21 4 5 63 0 0 .292 .323 .433 .757 108 105 3.2
2014 Kansas City - MLB 24 150 578 150 28 2 17 70 57 22 3 3 85 1 0 .260 .289 .403 .692 95 92 1.5
2015 Kansas City - MLB 25 142 531 138 25 0 21 70 52 13 4 5 82 1 0 .260 .280 .426 .706 91 86 2.0
2016 Kansas City - MLB 26 139 514 127 28 2 22 64 57 22 8 2 119 0 0 .247 .288 .438 .725 93 89 1.3
2017 Kansas City - MLB 27 129 471 126 24 1 27 80 57 17 5 5 95 1 0 .268 .297 .495 .792 107 102 2.5
2018 Kansas City - MLB 28 129 510 120 23 0 27 80 52 17 12 5 108 1 1 .235 .274 .439 .713 92 90 1.7
2020 Kansas City - MLB 30 37 150 50 12 0 11 32 22 3 2 1 36 1 0 .333 .353 .633 .986 164 164 2.0
2021 Kansas City - MLB 31 119 496 138 31 0 26 93 72 12 7 7 107 0 0 .278 .301 .498 .799 105 104 3.0
2022 Kansas City - MLB 32 127 503 114 22 1 17 66 52 18 9 3 117 0 0 .227 .265 .376 .640 70 71 0.5
2023 Kansas City - MLB 33 127 507 119 13 0 27 61 60 19 10 3 138 0 0 .235 .275 .420 .695 84 85 1.6
2024 Kansas City - MLB 34 129 505 116 26 1 13 55 50 12 6 3 145 0 0 .230 .255 .362 .617 64 63 0.2
2025 Kansas City - MLB 35 87 336 75 17 0 18 43 42 5 9 3 88 0 0 .223 .252 .435 .687 88 91 1.1
Total MLB 1568 6034 1554 298 12 253 853 679 200 81 50 1230 5 1 .258 .288 .437 .725 95 93 24.1
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2007 Surprise - R 17 30 86 21 3 0 0 10 10 5 5 1 10 1 1 .244 .320 .279 .599 46 61 -0.3
2008 Idaho Falls - R 18 12 43 17 3 1 1 6 7 2 0 1 5 0 1 .395 .413 .581 .994 100 137 0.4
2008 Burlington - R 18 13 40 13 0 1 0 10 4 5 1 1 5 0 0 .325 .404 .375 .779 100 114 0.2
2008 Total - R 18 25 83 30 3 2 1 16 11 7 1 2 10 0 1 .361 .409 .482 .891 100 125 0.6
2009 Idaho Falls - R 19 59 233 72 14 3 2 38 35 19 1 5 25 0 1 .309 .357 .421 .777 100 89 0.4
2009 Burlington - R 19 36 127 24 6 0 0 7 10 6 1 1 15 0 1 .189 .230 .236 .466 100 29 -0.8
2009 Total - R 19 95 360 96 20 3 2 45 45 25 2 6 40 0 2 .267 .313 .356 .669 100 68 -0.4
2009 Burlington - A 19 36 127 24 6 0 0 7 10 6 1 1 15 0 1 .189 .230 .236 .466 10 35 -1.1
2010 Wilmington - A+ 20 99 365 106 21 1 7 53 35 18 3 9 38 1 1 .290 .322 .411 .732 99 93 0.8
2011 Northwest Arkansas - AA 21 79 286 81 14 0 9 43 35 16 4 1 30 0 1 .283 .329 .427 .756 112 109 1.3
2011 Omaha - AAA 21 12 48 16 5 0 1 10 5 0 1 0 6 0 0 .333 .347 .500 .847 135 134 0.4
2012 Omaha - AAA 22 12 50 17 2 0 0 7 11 2 0 0 5 0 0 .340 .365 .380 .745 110 105 0.2
2013 Venezuela - TRN 23 2 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600 100 56 -0.0
2017 Venezuela - TRN 27 2 7 2 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .857 1.232 100 168 0.1
2018 Northwest Arkansas - AA 28 3 9 3 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 .333 .364 .667 1.030 187 168 0.1
2018 Omaha - AAA 28 4 15 6 2 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .733 1.133 213 214 0.3
2022 Venezuela - TRN 32 5 21 9 5 0 1 4 6 4 0 0 2 0 0 .429 .520 .810 1.330 233 226 0.6
Total AAA E 28 113 39 9 0 2 20 19 2 1 0 11 0 0 .345 .362 .478 .840 134 131
Total AA C 82 295 84 14 0 10 46 36 16 5 2 32 0 1 .285 .330 .434 .764 115 111
Total A+ E 99 365 106 21 1 7 53 35 18 3 9 38 1 1 .290 .322 .411 .732 99 93
Total A W 36 127 24 6 0 0 7 10 6 1 1 15 0 1 .189 .230 .236 .466 10 35
Total APP 49 167 37 6 1 0 17 14 11 2 2 20 0 1 .222 .275 .269 .544 100 52
Total AZL 30 86 21 3 0 0 10 10 5 5 1 10 1 1 .244 .320 .279 .599 46 61
Total PIO 71 276 89 17 4 3 44 42 21 1 6 30 0 2 .322 .365 .446 .811 100 96
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2014 Kansas City - MLB 24 7 58 12 1 0 1 6 4 1 1 0 10 0 0 .207 .233 .276 .509 45 42 -0.3
2015 Kansas City - MLB 25 5 58 15 3 0 4 8 10 4 2 0 9 0 0 .259 .328 .517 .845 129 130 1.5
Total MLB 12 116 27 4 0 5 14 14 5 3 0 19 0 0 .233 .282 .397 .679 88 87
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2011 Kansas City - MLB C 39 39 290 21 2 314 3 .990 338.2 8.26 +0.1 .000 2 0 0 0.0
2012 Kansas City - MLB C 74 74 522 53 4 579 4 .993 653.2 7.92 +0.5 .000 3 0 0 0.0
2013 Kansas City - MLB C 137 126 930 71 4 1008 7 .993 1115.0 8.08 +1.3 .000 3 0 0 0.0
2013 Kansas City - MLB 1B 1 1 2 0 0 3 1 .667 9.0 2.00 0.0 .000
2014 Kansas City - MLB C 146 143 1037 72 5 1118 9 .992 0.0 0.00 -0.6 .000 5 82 25 30.5
2015 Kansas City - MLB C 139 137 974 90 10 1068 4 .996 1192.1 8.03 +1.5 .000 4 95 29 30.5
2015 Kansas City - MLB 1B 1 0 2 0 1 2 0 1.000 3.0 6.00 0.0 .000
2016 Kansas City - MLB C 128 128 989 77 4 1070 4 .996 0.0 0.00 +2.7 .000 5 77 37 48.1
2016 Kansas City - MLB 1B 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2017 Kansas City - MLB C 115 113 784 46 3 835 5 .994 941.2 7.93 +1.1 .000 3 74 20 27.0
2018 Kansas City - MLB C 96 96 690 69 11 759 0 1.000 831.0 8.22 +3.6 .000 4 52 25 48.1
2018 Kansas City - MLB 1B 3 2 25 1 2 26 0 1.000 21.1 10.97 0.0 .000
2020 Kansas City - MLB C 34 33 295 6 1 301 0 1.000 274.0 9.89 +0.8 .000 0 11 3 27.3
2020 Kansas City - MLB 1B 3 1 15 0 4 15 0 1.000 15.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2021 Kansas City - MLB C 118 117 961 50 3 1018 7 .993 1023.0 8.89 +0.7 .974 4 60 12 20.0
2022 Kansas City - MLB C 124 124 1145 64 9 1217 8 .993 1086.2 10.01 -0.0 1.087 9 102 27 26.5
2022 Venezuela - TRN C 5 5 51 2 0 53 0 1.000 44.0 10.84 +0.2 .000 0 1 0 0.0
2022 Kansas City - MLB 3B 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 +0.0 1.046
2023 Kansas City - MLB C 123 121 1222 64 6 1291 5 .996 1096.2 10.55 -0.3 1.059 13 101 25 24.8
2024 Kansas City - MLB C 126 126 1276 74 7 1356 6 .996 1127.1 10.78 +0.6 1.140 13 96 23 24.0
2024 Kansas City - MLB 1B 1 1 8 1 0 9 0 1.000 8.0 10.12 +0.0 1.026
2025 Kansas City - MLB C 87 87 818 60 9 883 5 .994 785.0 10.07 -0.5 .840 8 76 30 39.5
TOTAL C 1491 1469 11984 819 78 12870 67 .995 10509.0 10.96 +11.6 1.028 76 827 256 31.0
TOTAL 1B 10 5 55 2 7 58 1 .983 56.1 9.11 +0.0 1.026
TOTAL 3B 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 +0.0 1.046
PLAYER HISTORY
10/10/2006 Signed as an international free agent with the Kansas City Royals.
07/16/2013 Selected to the 2013 MLB All-Star Game.
11/01/2013 Voted the 2013 MLB AL Gold Glove (C).
07/15/2014 Selected to the 2014 MLB All-Star Game.
11/01/2014 Voted the 2014 MLB AL Gold Glove (C).
07/14/2015 Selected to the 2015 MLB All-Star Game.
11/01/2015 Wins the 2015 World Series with the Kansas City Royals.
11/01/2015 Wins the 2015 World Series MVP award.
11/11/2015 Voted the 2015 MLB AL Gold Glove (C).
07/12/2016 Selected to the 2016 MLB All-Star Game.
11/08/2016 Voted the 2016 MLB AL Gold Glove (C).
11/10/2016 Voted the 2016 MLB AL Silver Slugger (C).
07/02/2017 Was selected to the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
07/08/2018 Was selected to the 2018 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
11/04/2018 Wins the 2018 MLB AL Gold Glove Award at C.
11/08/2018 Wins the 2018 MLB AL Silver Slugger Award at C.
11/05/2020 Wins the 2020 MLB AL Silver Slugger Award at C.
07/05/2021 Was selected to the 2021 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (5); Power: 7 (7); Eye: 3 (3).
03/07/2022 Named to the 2022 World Baseball Classic for Venezuela.
03/19/2022 Wins the 2022 Championship Round with the Venezuela.
05/02/2022 Injured (bruised knee),day-to-day for 1-2 weeks.
05/09/2022 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another one week.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (5); Power: 7 (7); Eye: 3 (3).
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (5); Power: 7 (7); Eye: 3 (3).
03/03/2024 Injured (bruised knee),day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (5); Power: 7 (7); Eye: 3 (3).
07/13/2025 Was selected to the 2025 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year H Rank
2022 9 8
Year 2B Rank
2022 5 1
Year BB Rank
2022 4 10
Year HP Rank
2018 12 6
Year SF Rank
2021 7 4
Year EBH Rank
2022 6 1
Year RC Rank
2022 9.38 9
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