Judging the Royals

August 28, 2013

How Perez's base-running helped Royals in the eighth

Minnesota reliever Jared Burton struck out Billy Butler but gave up a single to Salvador Perez in the eighth. Next David Lough singled — and Perez helped break the inning open by going first to third. Perez is not a fast guy, but he got a great read on Lough’s hit, and that allowed him to make the turn and take the extra base.

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