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
    .246
  • HR
    11
  • RBI
    27
  • R
    29


Player Notes
Welington Castillo belted a game-winning solo home run in the 10th inning on Friday, powering the Diamondbacks to a 6-4 victory over the Astros.

Advice: Castillo victimized Pat Neshek for the go-ahead blast, which was immediately followed by a solo shot off the bat of teammate Jake Lamb. Castillo finished the night 3-for-5 and scored three runs. He has been a tremendous addition to the Diamondbacks, hitting .293 (34-for-116) with nine homers and 20 RBI in just 36 games.

Fri, Jul 31 Rotoworld
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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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Head-to-head vs. Washington

Head-to-head vs. Washington
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. Was 13 38 2 6 1 0 0 3 1 13 0 0 .158 .195 .184 .379
Away (this year) 36 107 17 29 6 0 8 19 10 27 0 0 .271 .339 .551 .890
Night (this year) 44 126 20 33 10 0 8 17 10 36 0 0 .262 .331 .532 .863
Last game vs. Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career vs. Doug Fister 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
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
Aug 2 @Hou L 1-4 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .342 .524 .866
Aug 1 @Hou L 2-9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .253 .339 .519 .857
Jul 31 @Hou W 6-4 5 3 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .258 .344 .528 .873
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
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 38 123 21 36 9 0 9 20 13 40 0 0 .293 .379 .585 .964
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 354 1154 117 294 68 0 38 132 95 318 2 0 .255 .323 .412 .736
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 33 C 33 294 244 259 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 323 C 310 2766 2247 2497 221 29 14 .988