Douglas R. Kramer (born July 10, 1983 in Baguio City), better known as Doug Kramer, is a Filipino basketball player who currently plays for the Barako Bull Energy in the Philippine Basketball Association.
He is married to Cheska Garcia, a Filipino actress. Has 2 daughters. Clair Kendra Kramer, born on June 25, 2009. And his second daughter, Scarlett Louvelle Kramer was born on November 28, 2011. Has 6 siblings. Namely Lincoln Kramer, Mark Kramer, Lauren Kramer, Stacey Kramer, Karl Kramer and Brandy Kramer. His 2 half brothers (same dad, different mom) Lincoln and Mark, live in the U.S. at San Diego and Huntington Beach, California, respectively. His other 4 siblings are staying in Baguio City, where they all grew up together.
Kramer set a career-high 19 rebounds along with 3 blocks and 16 points in Ateneo s 98-88 win over University of the Philippines on August 20, 2006.
He also made the famous Game 1 winning shot of the Ateneo vs. UST championship on Sept. 22, 2006. His team won game 1 and ended up losing Games 2 and 3 to eventual champions, UST.
Kramer set a career high in rebounding twice while still with Air21 on his last 2 of 3 games with them before Rain or Shine traded for him. He had 16 points and 17 rebounds in 23 minutes against his former team, Ginebra on June 20, 2010. Then had 17 points and 17 rebounds in 33 minutes against Rain or Shine on July 4, 2010.
He then set his career high in points on his first game with Rain or Shine on Oct. 6, 2010 with 19 points.
On his 2nd conference with Rain or Shine, only behind import Hassan Adams, Kramer led his team both in scoring and rebounding among all locals at the end of eliminations on April 6, 2011 of the 2010-2011 PBA Commissioners Cup. He averaged 9.56ppg and 7.67rpg in only 23.33 minutes per game. This would serve as his best conference averages in his PBA career.
After being traded to the Powerade Tigers from his former team Rain or Shine, Kramer at his 8th game as a Tiger, finally eclipsed his personal rebounding best of 17, to 20 rebounds against the Talk and Text Tropang Texters on Nov. 9, 2011. Although his team lost during that outing, it was his all time career best in rebounding since playing college, amateur, and professional basketball.
During the 2011-2012 PBA Philippine Cup 14-game Eliminations with the Powerade Tigers, Kramer registered a career best 9 double doubles (which included 6 straight double doubles), with conference highs of 18 points against Petron and career best 20 rebounds against Talk and Text. His 9 double doubles is 2nd most for the conference and is only behind Arwind Santos, who registered 11 double doubles. He averaged a double double during that All-Filipino conference with 11.64 points/game and 10.57 rebounds/game in 30.79 minutes/contest, all of which were career highs in averages. He was also 6th best in the league in 2-point field goal percentage with .516%. Kramer was 3rd best in the league in Rebounding with his 10.57 rebounds/game and was 2nd best in total rebounds hauled down with 148. Kramer was the number 3 top scorer for the Powerade Tigers and number 1 rebounder for his team during that conference. During the whole 2011-2012 Philippine Cup 14-game eliminations, there were only 4 players who averaged double doubles. Arwind Santos, Harvey Carey, Jay R Reyes and Doug Kramer.