Welington Castillo 5 | Catcher

Chicago Cubs

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Aug 31, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Castillo is not in the lineup Sunday against the Cardinals. Impact: Castillo is in a rough stretch offensively, going just 1-for-20 at the plate over his last five games. He will yield the start to John Baker on Sunday, who will bat eighth for the Cubs.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Aug 30, 2014
News: Castillo is out of the lineup for the first game of the doubleheader against the Cardinals on Saturday. Impact: Castillo will sit for the day game of the twin bill following a 0-for-4 night at the plate Friday. John Baker will start behind the plate in his place and bat eighth for the Cubs, but Castillo will likely catch the second game Saturday.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Aug 28, 2014
News: Castillo is out of the lineup Thursday against the Reds, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports. Impact: Castillo will get a day off behind the plate with the Cubs and Reds getting together for an afternoon tilt after a night game. John Baker will start instead.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Aug 22, 2014
News: Castillo is out of the lineup Friday against the Orioles. Impact: Castillo caught the nightcap of Thursday's doubleheader, so he'll sit for the Friday day game. John Baker will man the backstop in his stead.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 20, 2014
News: Castillo is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Giants, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports. Impact: Castillo will sit in favor of John Baker after catching five of the team's previous six games. Although Castillo is batting just .236/.303/.382 this season, he's still the primary option for the Cubs and is thus somewhat relevant in deeper two-catcher leagues.(RotoWire, )
Aug 17, 2014
News: Castillo is out of the lineup Sunday against the Mets, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports. Impact: Castillo homered Saturday night and is 3-for-8 at the plate in his last two games, but will take a seat for the Sunday afternoon contest. John Baker will man the backstop in his stead.(RotoWire, )
Welington Castillo
2014 Season
AVG
.227
HR
10
RBI
34
RUNS
22
Bio
Ht: 5' 10"  Wt: 210  Age: 27
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 4/24/1987, San Isidro, Dominican Republic
College: None
Debut: 2010
Salary: $530,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury