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Erik Kratz AW-1

+ New York Yankees Status: Minors

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Biography Data
Positions: C-1016, 1B-36, P-6, DH-6, 3B-2, OF-1
Proper Name: Erik Floyd Kratz
Born: June 15, 1980 (37.216)
Place Telford, Pennsylvania
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 240 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Christopher Dock Mennonite (Lansdale,PA)
College: Eastern Mennonite University
Drafted: 2002 -- 29th round (866th overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 17,2010 (30.032)
Service Time:4.026 (2017)
TBC Player ID:20721
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-12-12 - New York Yankees - Signed to Minor League Contract More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by New York Yankees (2017-12-12)
Organizations:TOR, PIT, PHI, KCA, SEA, HOU, ANA, NYA, CLE
Pitch Repertoire Changeup (71.43%) -- Knuckleball (14.29%) -- Cutter (7.14%) -- Fastball (4.76%) -- Slider (2.38%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 85.8

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    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-12-12New York YankeesCMinorsNew York YankeesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2017-11-01CFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2017-09-01New York YankeesCActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2017-08-31New York YankeesCMinorsScranton/Wilkes-BarreAAATraded from Indians to Yankees for cash considerations---
    2017-04-06Cleveland IndiansCMinorsColumbusAAAAssigned to Columbus (AAA)---
    2016-12-01Cleveland IndiansCMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-11-07CFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-07-29Toronto Blue JaysCMinorsToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-07-29Toronto Blue JaysCMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)---
    2016-07-23CFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2016-06-13Pittsburgh PiratesCActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2016-06-13Pittsburgh PiratesCMinorsPittsburgh PiratesMLBTraded from Angels to Pirates for cash---
    2016-05-27Los Angeles AngelsCMinorsSalt LakeAAAAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)---
    2016-05-27Los Angeles AngelsCMinorsLos Angeles AngelsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-05-24CFAMLBReleased by Astros---
    2016-05-17Houston AstrosCDFAHouston AstrosMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-03-31Houston AstrosCActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2016-03-28Houston Astros1BMinorsHouston AstrosMLBTraded from Padres to Astros for Dan Straily---
    2015-12-15San Diego Padres1BMinorsSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-10-111BFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2015-09-01Philadelphia Phillies1BActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-07-20Philadelphia PhilliescMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)---
    2015-07-18Philadelphia PhilliescMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-07-16cFAMLBReleased by Mariners---
    2015-07-03Seattle MarinerscMinorsTacomaAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-06-30cFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2015-06-29Boston Red SoxcMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2015-06-26Boston Red SoxcDFABoston Red SoxMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2015-06-22Boston Red SoxcActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBClaimed off waivers from Royals by Red Sox40man
    2015-06-12Kansas City RoyalscDFAKansas City RoyalsMLBActivated from DL and designated for assignment---
    2015-05-26Kansas City RoyalscDL-15OmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab40man
    2015-05-07Kansas City RoyalscDL-15Kansas City RoyalsMLBDL-15 Plantar Fasciitis40man
    2014-07-28Kansas City RoyalscActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBTraded from Blue Jays with Liam Hendriks to Royals for Danny Valencia40man
    2014-07-28Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-07-22Toronto Blue JayscMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-07-09Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-06-23Toronto Blue JayscMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-05-14Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-05-13Toronto Blue JayscMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-05-02Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-04-13Toronto Blue JayscMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2014-03-31Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from minors40man
    2014-03-27Toronto Blue JayscMinorsToronto Blue JaysMLBOptioned to minors40man
    2013-12-04Toronto Blue JayscActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBTraded from Phillies with Rob Rasmussen to Blue Jays for Brad Lincoln40man
    2013-07-15Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-07-13Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15ReadingAAAssigned to Reading (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-07-08Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Lehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-06-09Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Left knee [Felt a pop in his knee when running to 1b]40man
    2012-06-25Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-06-20Philadelphia PhilliescMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-06-16Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-06-03Philadelphia PhilliesCMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-05-29Philadelphia PhilliesCActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-05-24Philadelphia PhilliesCMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-05-22Philadelphia PhilliesCActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-05-12Philadelphia PhilliesCMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-05-02Philadelphia PhilliesCActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    2012-03-29Philadelphia PhilliescMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Phillies
    Signed by Pirates to minor league contract
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 29th round (866th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017New York Yankees$ 535,000850330$ 535,000$ 3,582,271
    2016Houston Astros$ 850,0004831547$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2016Pittsburgh Pirates$ 850,0004832447$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Philadelphia Phillies$ 532,5005581839$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2015Kansas City Royals$ 532,5005583039$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Toronto Blue Jays$ 510,2006232631$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2014Kansas City Royals$ 510,2006232931$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Philadelphia Phillies$ 496,0006682626$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Philadelphia Phillies$ 480,000760330$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Philadelphia Phillies$ 414,000789290$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Pittsburgh Pirates$ 400,000757340$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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