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Erik Kratz

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  • This is a Test Story

    This is a Test Story
    PHILDELPHIA — From the beginning, the Phillies knew this was a possibility. They were just hoping it wouldn't come to this. For now, it's just a 15-day disabled list stint for first baseman Ryan Howard, who has inflammation in his left knee. Being...
  • Phillies streak in wrong direction --- again

     
    The Phillies seemingly can't stand prosperity. After finally getting above .500 for the first time all season on Thursday, they followed that with back-to-back losses on Friday and Saturday, and outcomes like that are hardly a first. The Phillies have.......
  • Suomi left alone behind plate after Lerud summoned to Phillies

     
    Josh Fields and Pete Orr are praying that nothing happens to John Suomi during Sunday's IronPigs game with Charlotte. Fields and Orr became the IronPigs back-up catchers, at least for a day, when Steven Lerud was summoned to the Phillies after Erik...
  • Phillies promote Cameron Rupp to IronPigs

     
    After just 143 at-bats at Reading, the Phillies are giving Cameron Rupp a taste of Triple-A baseball. The 24-year-old catching prospect was promoted from Reading to the IronPigs Monday after Steven Lerud was called up to the Phillies following Saturday...
  • Howard unlikely to move from clean-up spot in near future; Roster move made

     
    Ryan Howard's numbers are hardly that of a clean-up hitter, especially in the last five weeks. From May 8 to June 12, Howard hit .218 (22-for-101) with one home run in 111 plate appearances (29 games, 26 starts). His slugging......
  • Two Phillies players to attend winter banquet at Sands Bethlehem

     
    Two Phillies who many of you grew attached to last year, especially in the second half of the season, will be the guests of honor at the Phillies Winter Banquet in Bethlehem in January. Catcher Erik Kratz and infielder Kevin......
  • NEW IRONPIGS MANAGER ADDED TO CARAVAN ROSTER ...

     
    IronPigs fans will get their first opportunity to meet new manager Dave Brundage on Jan. 24 at the Sands Events Center. Brundage will join former IronPigs and current Phillies Erik Kratz and Kevin Frandsen at the 2013 Phillies Winter Banquet benefiting...
  • MANUEL, AMARO JR. RETURNING TO IRONPIGS BANQUET ...

     
    Phillies manager Charlie Manuel and general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. have been added to the guest list for the 2013 Phillies Winter Banquet on Jan. 24 at teh Sands Events Center in Bethlehem. Assistant GM Benny Looper, director of player developmement...
  • KEVIN FRANDSEN, RYAN HOWARD BOBBLEHEADS HIGHLIGHT IRONPIGS PROMOTIONS ...

     
    Later this month Kevin Frandsen will defend his title at the annual 19 for Life bocce ball tournament, a major fundraiser for foundation (19forlife.org) founded by his family to raise money for cancer research in honor of his late brother. Thursday, the...
  • Ruiz pulled with hamstring injury after second inning

     
    At first, it looked like maybe it was just a charley horse. Carlos Ruiz didn’t get that lucky. The Phillies catcher limped as he headed to third base in the second inning on Freddy Galvis’ single. A trainer and manager......
  • IronPigs Fever

     
    You wouldn't know it from our crappy weather, but baseball season is about to start, and this promises to be the most exciting year yet for the IronPigs. I say that because more than ever, the team is likely to......
  • GROUP BREAKDOWNS GIVE PRETTY STRONG INDICATION OF IRONPIGS ROSTER ...

     
    Down here in spring training the Phillies separate their prospects into five workout groups, the first four basically representing the four full-season affiliates (Lehigh Valley, Readijng, Clearwater, Lakewood) and the fifth a combination of short-...