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Erik Kratz

Erik Kratz

C | B/T: R/R | 6' 4" 250 | Age: 39
Draft: 2002 (Rd: 29, #866, Toronto Blue Jays) - Eastern Mennonite
Telford, PA USA
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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 53 49 1 5 1 3 0 .102 .170 .204 .374
10 Seasons 921 853 74 175 31 101 1 .205 .252 .354 .606
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .102 1 3 0 .374
10 Seasons .205 31 101 1 .606

Standard MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSHBPAVGOBPSLGOPS
2010 PIT NL 9 36 34 2 4 0 0 0 1 2 9 0 0 0 .118 .167 .118 .284
2011 PHI NL 2 6 6 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
2012 PHI NL 50 157 141 14 35 9 0 9 26 11 34 0 0 2 .248 .306 .504 .809
2013 PHI NL 68 218 197 21 42 7 0 9 26 18 45 0 0 1 .213 .280 .386 .666
2014 2 Teams 47 115 110 12 24 4 0 5 13 4 22 0 0 0 .218 .243 .391 .634
2014 TOR AL 34 84 81 8 16 3 0 3 10 3 12 0 0 0 .198 .226 .346 .572
2014 KC AL 13 31 29 4 8 1 0 2 3 1 10 0 0 0 .276 .290 .517 .808
2015 2 Teams 16 28 26 3 5 2 0 0 3 1 5 0 0 0 .192 .214 .269 .484
2015 KC AL 4 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2015 PHI NL 12 23 22 3 5 2 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 .227 .261 .318 .579
2016 2 Teams 32 87 85 3 8 2 0 1 4 1 32 0 0 0 .094 .105 .153 .258
2016 HOU AL 14 30 29 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 0 .069 .100 .103 .203
2016 PIT NL 18 57 56 3 6 1 0 1 4 0 18 0 0 0 .107 .107 .179 .286
2017 NYY AL 4 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.500 2.500
2018 MIL NL 67 219 203 18 48 6 0 6 23 6 40 1 0 7 .236 .280 .355 .634
2019 2 Teams 21 53 49 1 5 2 0 1 3 2 14 0 0 2 .102 .170 .204 .374
2019 SF NL 15 36 32 1 4 2 0 1 3 2 6 0 0 2 .125 .222 .281 .503
2019 TB AL 6 17 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 .059 .059 .059 .118
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Advanced MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGPATBLOBSACSFBABIPXBHGIDPGIDPONPP/PAK/PAHR/PABB/KISOROEWO
2010 PIT NL 36 4 11 0 0 .160 0 0 1 139 3.86 .250 .000 .222 .000 .000 0
2011 PHI NL 6 3 2 0 0 .400 1 0 0 21 3.5 .167 .000 .000 .167 .167 0
2012 PHI NL 157 71 66 0 3 .257 18 2 25 584 3.72 .217 .057 .324 .255 .255 0
2013 PHI NL 218 76 89 0 2 .228 16 11 30 879 4.03 .206 .041 .400 .173 .173 0
2014 2 Teams 115 43 55 0 1 .226 9 4 22 434 3.77 .191 .043 .182 .173 .173 0
2014 TOR AL 84 28 46 0 0 .197 6 3 21 298 3.55 .143 .036 .250 .148 .148 0
2014 KC AL 31 15 9 0 1 .333 3 1 1 136 4.39 .323 .065 .100 .241 .241 0
2015 2 Teams 28 7 16 0 1 .227 2 0 3 108 3.86 .179 .000 .200 .077 .077 0
2015 KC AL 5 0 2 0 1 .000 0 0 0 21 4.2 .400 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
2015 PHI NL 23 7 14 0 0 .263 2 0 3 87 3.78 .130 .000 .333 .091 .091 0
2016 2 Teams 87 13 51 1 0 .135 3 3 10 333 3.83 .368 .011 .031 .059 .059 0
2016 HOU AL 30 3 17 0 0 .133 1 1 3 133 4.43 .467 .000 .071 .034 .034 0
2016 PIT NL 57 10 34 1 0 .135 2 2 7 200 3.51 .316 .018 .000 .071 .071 0
2017 NYY AL 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 1 5 2.5 .000 .000 .500 .500 0
2018 MIL NL 219 72 78 1 2 .264 12 8 30 805 3.68 .183 .027 .150 .118 .118 0
2019 2 Teams 53 10 17 0 0 .118 3 0 2 188 3.55 .264 .019 .143 .102 .102 1
2019 SF NL 36 9 10 0 0 .120 3 0 2 125 3.47 .167 .028 .333 .156 .156 1
2019 TB AL 17 1 7 0 0 .111 0 0 0 63 3.71 .471 .000 .000 .000 .000 0

Statcast - Batting

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2015 108 22 0 0.0 82.8 10.3 .203 .259 .209 .220 .248 9.1 17.9 3.6
2016 333 54 3 5.6 87.1 15.4 .150 .259 .111 .179 .278 46.3 36.8 1.1
2017 5 2 1 50.0 106.0 5.5 .560 1.239 1.055 .745 .745 100.0 0.0 0.0
2018 805 166 8 4.8 89.5 12.7 .232 .379 .278 .288 .325 39.2 18.3 2.7
2019 188 35 0 0.0 85.7 21.2 .146 .192 .170 .188 .204 28.6 26.4 3.8
ALL 1439 279 12 4.3 88.2 14.0 .201 .322 .225 .247 .297 37.3 23.4 2.6
MLB 37051 6.3 87.5 11.1 .251 .409 .318 .318 .370 34.4 21.5 8.2

Transactions

Team Date Transaction
06/08/2019 New York Yankees signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract.
06/08/2019 C Erik Kratz assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
06/05/2019 Tampa Bay Rays released C Erik Kratz.
05/31/2019 Tampa Bay Rays designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
05/17/2019 Tampa Bay Rays activated C Erik Kratz.
05/16/2019 San Francisco Giants traded C Erik Kratz to Tampa Bay Rays for Player To Be Named Later.
05/13/2019 San Francisco Giants designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
05/11/2019 San Francisco Giants activated C Erik Kratz from the 10-day injured list.
05/03/2019 San Francisco Giants placed C Erik Kratz on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 1, 2019. Left hamstring strain.
03/24/2019 Milwaukee Brewers traded C Erik Kratz to San Francisco Giants for SS C.J. Hinojosa.
05/25/2018 New York Yankees traded C Erik Kratz to Milwaukee Brewers for Future Considerations.
02/02/2018 C Erik Kratz assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
12/07/2017 New York Yankees signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
11/02/2017 C Erik Kratz elected free agency.
10/22/2017 New York Yankees activated C Erik Kratz.
10/03/2017 New York Yankees reassigned C Erik Kratz to the minor leagues.
09/01/2017 New York Yankees selected the contract of C Erik Kratz from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
08/31/2017 Cleveland Indians traded C Erik Kratz to New York Yankees for cash.
08/31/2017 C Erik Kratz assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
12/01/2016 Cleveland Indians signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
12/01/2016 C Erik Kratz assigned to Columbus Clippers.
11/07/2016 C Erik Kratz elected free agency.
07/29/2016 C Erik Kratz assigned to Buffalo Bisons.
07/28/2016 Toronto Blue Jays signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract.
07/22/2016 Pittsburgh Pirates sent C Erik Kratz outright to Indianapolis Indians.
07/19/2016 Pittsburgh Pirates designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
06/11/2016 Los Angeles Angels traded C Erik Kratz to Pittsburgh Pirates for cash.
05/27/2016 Los Angeles Angels signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract.
05/27/2016 C Erik Kratz assigned to Salt Lake Bees.
05/22/2016 Houston Astros released C Erik Kratz.
05/16/2016 Houston Astros designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
03/28/2016 Houston Astros traded RHP Dan Straily to San Diego Padres for C Erik Kratz.
12/19/2015 C Erik Kratz assigned to El Paso Chihuahuas.
11/08/2015 San Diego Padres signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
10/09/2015 C Erik Kratz elected free agency.
10/07/2015 Philadelphia Phillies sent Erik Kratz outright to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
09/01/2015 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
07/20/2015 C Erik Kratz assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
07/17/2015 Philadelphia Phillies signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract.
07/15/2015 Tacoma Rainiers released C Erik Kratz.
07/02/2015 Seattle Mariners signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract.
07/02/2015 C Erik Kratz assigned to Tacoma Rainiers.
06/29/2015 C Erik Kratz elected free agency.
06/28/2015 Boston Red Sox sent Erik Kratz outright to Pawtucket Red Sox.
06/25/2015 Boston Red Sox designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
06/23/2015 Boston Red Sox activated C Erik Kratz.
06/21/2015 Boston Red Sox claimed C Erik Kratz off waivers from Kansas City Royals.
06/11/2015 Kansas City Royals designated C Erik Kratz for assignment.
06/11/2015 Kansas City Royals activated C Erik Kratz from the 15-day disabled list.
05/21/2015 Kansas City Royals sent C Erik Kratz on a rehab assignment to Omaha Storm Chasers.
05/06/2015 Kansas City Royals placed C Erik Kratz on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 4, 2015. Left foot injury
07/28/2014 Kansas City Royals traded 3B Danny Valencia to Toronto Blue Jays for C Erik Kratz and RHP Liam Hendriks.
07/22/2014 Toronto Blue Jays optioned C Erik Kratz to Buffalo Bisons.
07/09/2014 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Erik Kratz from Buffalo Bisons.
06/23/2014 Toronto Blue Jays optioned C Erik Kratz to Buffalo Bisons.
05/14/2014 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Erik Kratz from Buffalo Bisons.
05/12/2014 Toronto Blue Jays optioned C Erik Kratz to Buffalo Bisons.
05/02/2014 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Erik Kratz from Buffalo Bisons.
03/30/2014 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Erik Kratz from Buffalo Bisons.
03/28/2014 C Erik Kratz loaned to Buffalo Bisons from Toronto Blue Jays.
03/26/2014 Toronto Blue Jays optioned C Erik Kratz to Buffalo Bisons.
12/03/2013 Toronto Blue Jays traded RHP Brad Lincoln to Philadelphia Phillies for C Erik Kratz and LHP Rob Rasmussen.
07/14/2013 Erik Kratz roster status changed by Philadelphia Phillies.
07/13/2013 Philadelphia Phillies sent C Erik Kratz on a rehab assignment to Reading Fightin Phils.
07/08/2013 Philadelphia Phillies sent C Erik Kratz on a rehab assignment to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
06/09/2013 Philadelphia Phillies placed C Erik Kratz on the 15-day disabled list. Injured left knee.
06/25/2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
06/20/2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
06/16/2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
06/04/2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
05/29/2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
05/24/2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
05/22/2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
05/12/2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
05/02/2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
03/29/2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
10/10/2011 Erik Kratz roster status changed by Philadelphia Phillies.
09/30/2011 Philadelphia Phillies reassigned C Erik Kratz to the minor leagues.
09/17/2011 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of C Erik Kratz from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
09/08/2011 Erik Kratz roster status changed by Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
08/31/2011 C Erik Kratz suspended.
04/02/2011 C Erik Kratz assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
11/19/2010 Philadelphia Phillies signed free agent C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
11/06/2010 C Erik Kratz elected free agency.
09/10/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates sent C Erik Kratz outright to Indianapolis Indians.
09/07/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates designated Erik Kratz for assignment.
08/07/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates optioned C Erik Kratz to Indianapolis Indians.
07/16/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates selected the contract of Erik Kratz from Indianapolis Indians.
01/04/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates invited non-roster C Erik Kratz to spring training.
12/25/2009 C Erik Kratz transferred to Tigres del Licey from Aguilas Cibaenas.
11/12/2009 Erik Kratz assigned to Aguilas Cibaenas.
04/08/2005 C Erik Kratz assigned to New Hampshire Fisher Cats.