Welington Castillo

#7, C, Arizona
Welington Castillo
  • Height:
    5-10
  • Weight:
    210
  • Bats:
    R
  • Throws:
    R
  • Born:
    April 24, 1987
  • Birth Place:
    San Isidro, Dominican Republic
  • College:
    None
  • Draft:
    Undrafted
  • AVG
    .235
  • HR
    10
  • RBI
    26
  • R
    25


Player Notes
Welington Castillo blasted a pair of home runs off Felix Hernandez on Wednesday, powering the Diamondbacks to an 8-2 victory over the Mariners in Seattle.

Advice: Castillo capped off a four-run uprising in the first inning with a two-run blast, then added a solo shot in the fourth. He finished the afternoon 2-for-3 plus a walk and is now hitting .280 (31-for-111) with eight homers and 19 RBI in 35 games with the Diamondbacks.

Wed, Jul 29 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo (elbow) is back in the Diamondbacks' lineup Wednesday.

Advice: Castillo sat out Tuesday after being hit in the elbow with a pitch Monday, but he's ready to roll now. He's hitting .269/.358/.500 with six homers in 34 games since arriving in Arizona.

More: Rotoworld Daily Lineups

Wed, Jul 29 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo (elbow) is not in the Diamondbacks' lineup Tuesday.

Advice: Castillo left Monday's game after being hit on the elbow by a pitch. He looks to be day-to-day for now. Oscar Hernandez is catching Tuesday, while Jarrod Saltalamacchia is serving as the designated hitter.

More: Rotoworld Daily Lineups

Tue, Jul 28 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo left Monday's game versus the Mariners after being hit on the elbow by a pitch.

Advice: Castillo didn't sound too optimistic about the injury after the game. "It doesn’t feel really good right now," he said. "We will see tomorrow." Jarrod Saltalamacchia would be in line for more playing time if Castillo is sidelined for a while.

More: Nick Piecoro on Twitter

Mon, Jul 27 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo went 1-for-4 with a solo home run as the Diamondbacks eked out a win over the Mariners on Monday.

Advice: Castillo pushed the Diamondbacks' lead to 2-0 with a solo shot off of Mike Montgomery in the second inning. The catcher has gone yard six times in 122 plate appearances as a member of the Diamondbacks, giving him eight total along with 23 RBI. Castillo is carrying a .238/.324/.457 line as a National Leaguer.

Mon, Jul 27 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo (hamstring) grounded out as a pinch hitter in Friday's loss to the Brewers.

Advice: Castillo was scratched from the D'Backs starting lineup on Wednesday due to tightness in his hamstring and hasn't started since. He's expected to get back behind the dish at some point over the weekend.

Sat, Jul 25 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo (hamstring) remains out of Thursday's lineup.

Advice: Castillo was scratched from Wednesday's lineup due to left hamstring tightness and apparently needs another day. Oscar Hernandez will start behind the plate again.

More: Zach Buchanan on Twitter

Thu, Jul 23 Rotoworld
Welington Castillo was scratched from Wednesday's lineup due to left hamstring tightness.

Advice: The injury appears to be new, as he hasn't missed any time due to hamstring tightness to this point. Oscar Hernandez will start behind the dish in his place Wednesday.

More: Nick Piecoro on Twitter

Wed, Jul 22 Rotoworld

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Head-to-head vs. Houston

Head-to-head vs. Houston
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. Hou 11 34 3 9 2 0 0 3 5 7 0 0 .265 .375 .324 .699
Away (this year) 33 95 13 24 4 0 7 18 10 23 0 0 .253 .330 .516 .846
Night (this year) 42 118 17 30 9 0 7 16 10 32 0 0 .254 .328 .508 .837
Last game vs. Hou 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .900
Batting
Last 10 Games Season To Date
Date Opp. Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul 29 @Sea W 8-2 3 2 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 .247 .337 .500 .837
Jul 27 @Sea W 4-3 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .238 .324 .457 .780
Jul 25 Mil W 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .238 .321 .442 .763
Jul 24 Mil L 1-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .315 .445 .760
Jul 22 Mia L 3-5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .317 .448 .765
Jul 21 Mia L 0-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .236 .313 .444 .757
Jul 20 Mia W 3-1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .241 .318 .454 .772
Jul 19 SF L 1-2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .248 .327 .467 .794
Jul 18 SF L 4-8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .246 .322 .470 .792
Jul 17 SF L 5-6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .248 .324 .474 .798
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 ChC 7 20 3 6 4 0 1 5 1 7 0 0 .300 .333 .650 .983
2011 ChC 4 13 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .154 .154 .154 .308
2012 ChC 52 170 16 45 11 0 5 22 17 51 0 0 .265 .337 .418 .754
2013 ChC 113 380 41 104 23 0 8 32 34 97 2 0 .274 .349 .397 .746
2014 ChC 110 380 28 90 19 0 13 46 26 102 0 0 .237 .296 .389 .686
2015 Ari 35 111 17 31 7 0 8 19 13 36 0 0 .279 .375 .559 .934
2015 ChC 24 43 5 7 2 0 2 5 3 12 0 0 .163 .234 .349 .583
2015 Sea 6 25 3 4 0 0 0 2 1 5 0 0 .160 .179 .160 .339
Totals 351 1142 113 289 66 0 37 131 95 314 2 0 .253 .322 .408 .730
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2010 ChC 5 C 5 44 33 36 3 0 0 1.000
2011 ChC 4 C 4 31 16 20 2 2 0 .900
2012 ChC 49 C 46 413 345 376 24 7 2 .981
2012 ChC 1 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N/A
2013 ChC 111 C 107 956 730 825 85 10 3 .988
2014 ChC 106 C 103 916 784 883 93 6 6 .993
2015 Ari 31 C 31 276 224 239 13 2 1 .992
2015 ChC 9 C 8 64 56 58 0 2 1 .966
2015 Sea 5 C 4 46 39 40 1 0 1 1.000
Totals 321 C 308 2748 2227 2477 221 29 14 .988