The Mets announced they have signed outfielder Alex Castellanos to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league Spring Training.
Castellanos, 28, played for PCL Triple-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres last season, batting .275 with eight home runs and 42 RBI in 113 games.
A 10th-round pick of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2008, Castellanos has a career Minor League batting...
Rymer Liriano made his Triple-A debut as the Chihuahuas exploded for 16 runs against the River Cats. The Missions won by 1 run while the rest of the farm was unable to earn a victory.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Alex Castellanos
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Jimmy Brasoban
El Paso Chihuahuas 16, Sacramento River Cats 7
Reymond Fuentes – CF: 2-6, 2B, K, 2 Runs scored
PEORIA, AZ - The San Diego Padres today announced that they have claimed outfielder Alex Castellanos off waivers from the Texas Rangers. To make room on the Padres' 40-man roster, the club placed left-handed pitcher Cory Luebke on the 60-day disabled list after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his left elbow on February 18. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes...
Photo: Albuquerque IsotopesWEEI's Gerry Callahan must be bummed. The guy the Red Sox got back when Callahan-favorite Jeremy Hazelbaker was dealt (Alex Castellanos) was claimed off waivers by the Texas Rangers. Castellanos came to the Carmine Hose in an unheralded October trade that sent Halezbaker to the Dodgers. So, basically, Boston ends up with nothing in the transaction—as...
If you blinked, you missed Alex Castellanos‘ tenure with the Red Sox.
Castellanos, who was acquired by the Red Sox from the Dodgers in October, is joining the Rangers on a waiver claim, according to a press release. The Red Sox designated Castellanos for assignment on Dec. 12 to make room for Mike Napoli on the club’s 40-man roster.
The Sox acquired Castellanos from the Dodgers...
The Texas Rangers have received outfielder Alex Castellanos on a waiver claim from Boston.
The Red Sox acquired Castellanos in a trade with the Los Angeles on Oct. 23. The 27-year-old was designated for assignment Dec. 12 when Boston re-signed free agent Mike Napoli.
Castellanos spent most of last season with Triple-A Albuquerque, hitting .257 with 19 home runs and 61 RBIs. He...
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December 23, 2013