Diego Castillo

Diego Castillo

#63P,
W
2
L
4
ERA
2.72
K
49
BB
10
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 3"/250 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Cabrera, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Rays trade rumors? Max Scherzer, Kris Bryant. Reality? Not likely.

    ST. PETERSBURG — With Friday’s 4 p.m. trade deadline nearing, the Rays are in lots of talks and being mentioned in quite a few rumors. Most intriguing to read, though least likely to happen, are reports that they’re interested in Nationals ace Max Scherzer and Cubs third baseman/leftfielder Kris Bryant. Both are free-agents-to-be who are due significant money — Scherzer $11.8 million (albeit ...

  • With Nelson Cruz gone, Twins will divvy up DH duties
    Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

    With Nelson Cruz gone, Twins will divvy up DH duties

    Since his first game as a major league manager, Rocco Baldelli has penciled in "Cruz DH" nearly every day, and the only decision was whether to write it on the third or fourth line. "I did thoroughly enjoy putting Nelson's name in the DH spot for all that time, let's be honest," Baldelli said. "But I do think there will be some benefits [to not having] Nelson Cruz to go to DH on a regular basis."

  • New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays: Jordan Montgomery vs. Shane McClanahan
    Pinstripe Alley

    New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays: Jordan Montgomery vs. Shane McClanahan

    Friday’s trade deadline is understandably the main topic of conversation around here, but there are still real games to play, and the Yankees begin a three-game series tonight at everyone’s favorite ballpark, Tropicana Field. Jordan Montgomery takes the hill tonight, hoping to build on his solid season that’s seen each month sport a lower ERA than the previous. He’s currently sitting at 3.57 for July, a strong showing at a time when the Yankees have needed, but not rewarded, good starts.