KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez was named a finalist in the American League for the Silver Slugger Award.
Finalists for the awards were voted upon by managers and coaches in the American and National leagues, according to a release from the awards.
The Royals catcher is up against Tampa Bay Rays catcher Mike Zunino and New York Yankees catcher Gary Sánchez.
Perez has won the award as a catcher in the American League three times before in 2020, 2018 and 2016.
The winners of the awards will be announced on the MLB Network at 5 p.m. on Nov. 11.
This is the 42nd year of the awards, which were started by Louisville Slugger in 1980.