Erik Kratz 31 | Catcher

Toronto Blue Jays

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Mon. July 28, 2014 Subscribe 
News: The Toronto Blue Jays have traded right-hander Liam Hendriks and Kratz to the Kansas City Royals for infielder Danny Valencia. Impact: The 34-year-old Kratz hit .198 with three homers and 10 RBIs in 34 games for Toronto.(STATS, 7:28pm)
Mon. July 28, 2014
News: Kratz has been traded to the Royals, Josh Vernier of 610 AM in Kansas City reports. Impact: The swap also sent Liam Hendriks to the Royals, who will use Kratz as their backup catcher beginning Tuesday against the Twins after designating Brett Hayes for assignment Monday.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Kratz was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Tuesday, Sportsnet reports. Impact: Kratz has alternated playing with Triple-A Buffalo and the Blue Jays this season. In 34 games with the Jays, he's batted .198 with 16 hits, 10 RBI, and three home runs in 81 at-bats. He's had much more luck in Buffalo this season where he's batted .316 with 25 hits and 17 RBI in 25 games. Kratz will be with Buffalo until further notice.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 21, 2014
News: Kratz is in the lineup Monday against the Red Sox. Impact: The 34-year-old has split the season between Toronto and Triple-A Buffalo and is hitting .192/.222/.333 in 78 at-bats for the Blue Jays. He'll look to get on track in his first start behind the plate since July 9.(RotoWire, )
Erik Kratz
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 240  Age: 34
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 6/15/1980, Telford, Pennsylvania
College: Eastern Mennonite
Debut: 2010
Salary: $510,200
Injury Status
No Current Injury