March 8, 2013 12:53 PM

Perez’s absence for WBC turns Royals’ spotlight on battle between Hayes, Kottaras

The prize awaiting either Brett Hayes or George Kottaras (pictured) certainly seems appealing. There might not be a better part-time job this summer in Kansas City than serving as the backup to Royals workhorse catcher Salvy Perez.

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