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WELLINGTON CASTILLO RUMORS

Possible Trade Is Looming For the Cubs

Going into spring training everyone knew that the Cubs were most likely trading catcher Wellington Castillo. After the trade to acquire Miguel Montero from the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the free agent signing of David Ross it seemed an absolute that it was coming. It now appears that a deal could be happening. According to Bruce Levine, the Baltimore Orioles have contacted the Chicago...
Via Sports Mockery
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Strike Deals With Arrieta, Castillo

The Cubs avoided arbitration with two players on Friday morning when they were able to strike deals with both starter Jake Arrieta and catcher Wellington Castillo. According to CBS’ Jon Heyman, the deal for Arrieta is for $3.63 million: jake arrieta, cubs settle at $3.63M — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) January 16, 2015 The deal for Arrieta is for a surprisingly low price as...
Via Sports Mockery
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals Snatch Defeat From Jaws Of Victory

That win was RIPE for the taking. Holliday led off the 8th inning with a double. With Adams and Peralta coming up, you figured this was going to be doable. Instead, Adams weakly hit the ball to the opposite field (for the first time in a month) and Peralta (who had Holliday on 3rd base due to a wild pitch) struck out. Molina couldn’t save the day and grounded out to third. After...
Via Cardinals Diaspora
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds Skip Schumaker Throws Laser From Right Field to Get Cubs Wellington Castillo Out at Home

All season long we have heard about a pair of guys on the West Coast launching rockets from deep in the outfield to home plate and getting runners out (you know who you are Yasiel Puig and Yoenis Cespedes). Monday night Cincinnati Reds outfielder Skip Schumaker proved they are not the only ones that can do it.via Cut4So he wasn't nearly as deep as Puig and Cespedes. It's still a...
Via FatManWriting
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs Catcher Welington Castillo's Opening Day Was Worse Than Yours

In case it wasn't bad enough that he's playing for the Cubbies, but the day managed to get a whole lot worse for Chicago catcher Wellington Castillo. To go along with a pair of strikeouts he caught one ball with something other than his glove.Cup or not--that had to hurt.@samthomas86/Twitter Loading...
Via FatManWriting
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs catcher Wellington Castillo takes foul tip to the junk (GIF)

Your Opening Day was better than Cubs catcher Wellington Castillo’s.  He went 0 for 2 with two punchouts, caught ten innings and called the pitch that Neil Walker killed for the Pirates’ 1-0 walk-off win.  But all that paled in comparison to the foul tip he caught off the bat of Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez. The worst part – he didn’t catch it at all. via @samthomas86...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

I Feel Bad For Wellington Castillo’s Nuts

      Pray for Wellington Castillo’s nuts. And to add insult to injury, Wellington watched Neil Walker jack a walk-off dong for…
Via Busted Coverage
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs' Castro has something to prove to self, team

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JASON P. SKODA Associated Press Wellington Castillo saw the same thing everyone else did in 2013 when it comes to Starlin Castro. The difference is that Castillo could attempt to help and support the oft-criticized shortstop for the Chicago Cubs. ''He got down on himself and I understand,'' said Castillo, the Cubs starting catcher. ''I was always like...
Via AP on Fox
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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