All posts tagged "Erik Kratz"

  • Analysis
    Doumit out after foul tip

    Ryan Doumit is out of the lineup tonight after a foul tip struck his mask in last night's game. Erik Kratz will start in his place. Doumit may be available to pinch-hit.

  • Analysis
    Kratz to join the Pirates

    As expected, the Pirates will promote Triple-A catcher Erik Kratz in time for Friday's game against the Astros. Chris Jakubauskas will likely be moved to the 60-day disabled list to make room for Kratz on the 40-man roster.

  • Analysis
    Jaramillo, Thomas optioned to Indy

    The Pirates optioned Jason Jaramillo and Justin Thomas to Triple-A Indianapolis after today's game. Zach Duke will return from the disabled list to start Friday's game. Indianapolis catcher Erik Kratz will likely take Jaramillo's spot on the major league roster. [Link... This content is for Pirates Prospects subscribers only. Subscribers get access...

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    Tony Sanchez should pack his bags for Altoona

    Brett_Lorin_and_Tony_SanchezAfter a brief slump, Tony Sanchez recently resumed his domination over the Florida State League. Ryan Doumit is hitting well, with a .360 wOBA. He is 29-years-old, has an injury history and is lousy defensively. The Pirates have decent catching depth in...

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    Jaramillo makes team as back-up catcher

    The Pirates assigned Erik Kratz to minor league camp this morning, making Jason Jaramillo the Pirates’ back-up catcher. ... This content is for Pirates Prospects subscribers only. Subscribers get access to all of our daily articles on the Pirates and their minor league system, with live coverage throughout the system on a...

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