Report: Mariners sign Erik Kratz

The Seattle Mariners have signed Erik Kratz to a minor-league deal.
July 2, 2015

Kratz hopes for first full MLB season

In 2012, Erik Kratz got his first period of extended time in the majors and even found himself being a starter when Carlos Ruiz got hurt. Now, he's likely the opening day catcher and will be the number one guy, at least temporarily.
February 18, 2013

Three 'Pigs In Triple-A All-Star Game

Three prominent members of the first-place Lehigh Valley IronPigs - Erik Kratz, Michael Schwimer and Mike Zagurski - were chosen to represent Lehigh Valley in the 24th annual Triple-A All-Star Game. The game, which was played at Lehigh Valley last season, will be played on July 13 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
June 30, 2011

Kratz Fulfills Major League Dream

The Pirates will promote catcher Erik Kratz for the game Friday with Houston, the 30-year-old journeyman was told during the Class AAA All-Star Game Wednesday night.
July 15, 2010

Indy's Kratz Savors All-Star Apperance

Indianapolis Indians' catcher Erik Kratz and field manager Frank Kremblas have been selected to take part in the 2010 Triple-A All-Star Game, which will be played at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania on July 14. Chuck Hixson of PhillyBaseballNews.com caught up with Kratz at the All-Star Game.
July 14, 2010

Top Tools- New Hampshire Fisher Cats

Here is a look at the top pitching, offensive, and defensive tools from the Eastern League New Hampshire Fisher Cats as we crown players with titles such as "Best Curveball", "Best Fastball Hitter", "Best Mechanics", and many more.
October 5, 2006

Spring Training Battles: SkyChiefs Catchers

With Blue Jays' minor league Spring Training games underway, we'll take a look at who will be competing for which jobs. Today we focus on the catchers that will be competing in Spring Training for spots on the Triple- A Syracuse roster. Next up will be the infield positions.
March 17, 2006