Tag Archives: Erik Kratz
The 2010 trade deadline was kind of surreal. In previous years, I would check MLB Trade Rumors several times a day, always trying to keep up with the latest rumors… Read more
According to John Perrotto via Twitter, the Pittsburgh Pirates will acquire catcher Chris Snyder from the Arizona Diamondbacks once MLB approves the amount of cash being sent to the Pirates… Read more
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.
Catching up on the weekend notes… -The platoon is over between Lastings Milledge and Ryan Church. I posted about a week ago that Church shouldn’t be stealing playing time from… Read more
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis was off for the AAA All-Star Game. Erik Kratz was the lone representative. He went 0-for-1, then was called up to the majors. ALTOONA CURVE (AA)… Read more
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.
The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Jason Jaramillo to AAA yesterday after the game, and will most likely call Erik Kratz up to the majors as the backup catcher in the second… Read more