Drew Butera will take over for Salvador Perez, who is on the disabled list.
Drew Butera will take over for Salvador Perez, who is on the disabled list. John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
Drew Butera will take over for Salvador Perez, who is on the disabled list. John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
Judging the Royals

Judging the Royals

Lee Judge shares insights from KC's major-leaguers.

Can Drew Butera fill Salvador Perez’ shoes for the Royals?

August 06, 2017 10:40 AM

UPDATED August 06, 2017 11:44 AM

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