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Erik Kratz

EMU, Waynesboro Generals alum Erik Kratz traded to Kansas City

For the second time in less than eight months Erik Kratz has been traded, this time to the Kansas City Royals.

Erik Kratz

Former Waynesboro General Erik Kratz traded to MLB’s Toronto Blue Jays

Former Waynesboro General Erik Kratz has been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays after three seasons with his hometown Philadelphia Phillies. Kratz, a catcher, was traded along with minor league pitcher Rob Rasmussen for relief pitcher Brad Lincoln. Kratz, an EMU alum, will battle for the backup catcher spot with returner Josh Thole.

EMU will honor Kratz

Eastern Mennonite University will honor its best known baseball alum, Erik Kratz, at Wednesday night’s men’s basketball game. As part of Erik Kratz Night, Erik will be signing autographs before the game and during halftime.  A limited supply of pictures of Erik in his EMU uniform are available for kids under high school age. Kratz, […]

Kratz gets The Call

Story by James De Boer EMU sports: www.emu.edu   Eight years after graduating from Eastern Mennonite University, Erik Kratz finally got the call he wanted – the call to the big leagues. Kratz, who played for the Waynesboro Generals in 2000, has patiently worked his way through baseball’s minor leagues before getting his big call […]

Shenandoah Valley Athletic Club to hold first meeting of 2010 on Wednesday

   Staff Report News tips: freepress2@ntelos.net The Shenandoah Valley Athletic club will have its initial meeting of 2010 at the Harrisonburg Ramada Inn on Wednesday. The meeting will feature former EMU baseball great and current Pittsburgh pro Erik Kratz as its guest speaker. The evening will begin with a social at 6 p.m., dinner at […]