Royals' Perez to miss 4-6 weeks after injury

Posted at 5:11 PM, Mar 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-29 06:48:05-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Less than a day before opening day, the Royals found out they will be without one of their star players.

In a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Royals Manager Ned Yost told reporters that Salvador Perez slipped Tuesday night while carrying a suitcase at his house.

Perez injured the MCL in his left knee.

Yost told reporters Perez will miss 4-6 weeks with the injury.

Perez spoke to reporters Wednesday about the injury:

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