LHP and Position Player with EU Passport and Overseas Experience available in 2022 | Baseball Jobs Overseas

LHP and Position Player with EU Passport and Overseas Experience available in 2022

Name: Stephen Krauthaker

Height: 193cm

Weight: 75kg

DOB: August 4, 1998

Date Available: October 26, 2021

Bats: L

Throws: L

Positions: SP, RP

Positions (alt): 1B, OF, RF, CF, LF

College: University of Ottawa

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Personal

Stephen can both start and relieve, and he also has experience playing first base and the outfield, so he offers versatility.

 

On the mound, he has good control, pitches to contact and gets a lot of ground balls.  As an outfielder, he can play all three positions, has good range and a strong throwing arm.

 

Stephen says he is “very competitive and brings a high level of energy to a team.  Also, I am always willing to share my insights and assist others.”

 

Matic Lesnjak, a fellow overseas player, says, “Stephen is a competitive person with a good understanding of baseball. He is comfortable pitching as a starter or as a reliever coming into the game in different situations. He possesses good fundamentals for playing the outfield or  first base.”

 

Career Highlights

  • Two seasons of international experience

  • Collegiate and summer league experience

  • 6-4 mark with 4.18 earned-run average in highly competitive summer leagues

 

Overseas Goals

Stephen wants to extend his baseball career.  He has two seasons of international play under his belt and would like to play at a higher level.  In addition, he enjoys experiencing new environments and cultures.

 

Articles/Recognitions

Baseball, una Junior Alpina sempre più transfrontaliera

Presentata la Junior Alpina di baseball, neopromossa in Serie B

Iscopy Junior Alpina al via della Serie B di baseball

Playing Experience

YEARSORGANIZATIONLEAGUE/DIVISIONDETAILS
2018-19 University of Ottawa Ontario University Athletics Relief pitcher
2019 Sharks National Capital Baseball League Starting pitcher, first baseman
2019 Kranjski Lisjaki Euro Interleague
2019, 2021 Iscopy Junior Alpina Italian Serie B Starting and relief pitcher, outfielder

Stats

Pro/Overseas Batting

Years Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2021 Iscopy Junior Alpina 12 36 2 5 1 0 0 2 7 13 1 0 .139 .279 .167

Pro/Overseas Pitching

Year Team ERA GS CG IP H SO BB HBP R ER Wins Losses SV WHIP
2021 Iscopy Junior Alpina 4.54 1 1 39.2 51 28 17 4 30 20 3 1 0 1.73

College/Amateur Batting

Years Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2019 Sharks 7 21 5 10 3 0 0 6 2 4 0 0 .476 .500 .619

College/Amateur Pitching

Year Team ERA GS CG IP H SO BB HBP R ER Wins Losses SV WHIP
2016 Cuba 2.37 - - 26.2 25 21 14 0 18 9 0 1 2 1.47
2017 Braves 3.69 - - 49.1 48 26 20 3 31 26 5 2 1 1.44
2019 Sharks 3.35 - - 23.0 22 16 4 0 13 11 1 1 0 1.13

Video Highlights

Testimonials

Matic Lesnjak

Overseas Veteran Player

Stephen is a competitive person with a good understanding of baseball. He is comfortable pitching as a starter or as a relief pitcher coming into the game in different situations.
He possesses good fundamentals for playing in the outfield or as a first baseman.
Off the field he is a kind person with a great moral compass and a fun personality.
He is a hard worker and no task is either too small or too big for him. He would be a great addition to the team.

Eddie Murray

Overseas Veteran Player

Stephen is a versatile player between his pitching and outfielding. He has a lot of range and a strong arm. On the mound he can eat up innings and keep hitters off-balance. He is a mature player who is well liked and respected by his teammates. He will add value to any team that selects him.


Additional Info

Playing preferences: Europe Semi-pro (ie. Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, France etc.), Europe Pro (Italy, The Netherlands), Canada semi-pro (Intercounty Baseball League, NBSBL, QSBL, etc.)

 

Living preferences: Private living arrangement (apartment to self), Shared living arrangement, own bedroom

 

Return home: I can stay as long as it takes to complete a season

 

Prior engagements: No

 

Traveling with a companion: No