Kansas City Mayor Sly James announced plans to build an urban youth baseball academy behind the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in September. Now, Royals catcher Salvador Perez has pledged $1 million to the project.
Kansas City Mayor Sly James announced plans to build an urban youth baseball academy behind the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in September. Now, Royals catcher Salvador Perez has pledged $1 million to the project. File photo by Allison Long along@kcstar.com
Kansas City Mayor Sly James announced plans to build an urban youth baseball academy behind the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in September. Now, Royals catcher Salvador Perez has pledged $1 million to the project. File photo by Allison Long along@kcstar.com

Royals’ Salvador Perez pledges $1 million to KC urban youth baseball academy

March 02, 2016 01:40 PM