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Starlin Castro
Birthdate: 3/24/1990 (25 y, 1 m, 3 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/190     Position: SS
Contract: $60M / 7 Years (2013 - 2019) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Castro went 3-for-5 with a homer and four RBI in the Cubs' win over the Pirates on Tuesday night. (4/21/2015)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2008Cubs (R)512153332266.5 %15.3 %.153.360.311.364.464.385123    
2009Cubs (A+)9638734535224.9 %10.6 %.089.332.302.340.391.339112    
2009Cubs (AA)311220111468.2 %9.8 %.108.323.288.347.396.343109    
2010Cubs (AA)261211202047.4 %9.1 %.193.394.367.413.560.432164    
2010Cubs12550635341105.7 %14.0 %.108.346.300.347.408.32999-0.9-1.73.61.8
2011Cubs158715109166224.9 %13.4 %.125.344.307.341.432.338109-2.74.3-0.32.8
2012Cubs162691147878255.2 %14.5 %.147.315.283.323.430.323100-0.9-1.39.23.1
2013Cubs16170510594494.3 %18.3 %.102.290.245.284.347.28072-3.6-25.84.0-0.1
2014Cubs13456914586546.2 %17.6 %.146.337.292.339.438.341115-4.74.92.42.7
2015Depth Charts14259513676195.5 %16.3 %.137.318.279.323.417.326105-1.41.72.32.4
2015Steamer14063013716295.7 %16.2 %.132.310.273.319.405.319100-1.7-1.72.32.1
2015Fans (52)15166516747596.0 %17.9 %.149.335.290.335.439.3401140.010.75.03.9
2015ZiPS156674157571125.3 %16.5 %.143.325.286.328.429.332109-0.96.03.43.2
2015Cubs1669271114.3 %14.5 %.106.370.333.362.439.349122-0.31.50.80.5
2015ZiPS (R)141610146766115.3 %16.3 %.140.328.289.330.429.331110-0.96.23.33.1
2015Steamer (R)12555011605775.7 %15.9 %.134.311.276.321.409.320102-1.5-0.11.92.0
2015Depth Charts (R)12050511555485.5 %16.1 %.137.320.282.325.419.326106-1.22.42.22.2
Total- - -756325553346305715.2 %15.5 %.125.326.285.326.410.32299-13.2-18.019.710.7

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2008Cubs (R)5119621561421153332214033311465.311
2009Cubs (A+)9635838710885173345351914132542211.302
2009Cubs (AA)311111223223630111410012001260.288
2010Cubs (AA)26109121402685120209011120345.367
2010Cubs125463506139100315353412977164414108.300
2011Cubs1586747152071523691091663529624020229.307
2012Cubs1626466911831282912147878365100450152513.283
2013Cubs1616667051631173421059443001297112196.245
2014Cubs1345285691541063311458653541004201844.292
2015Depth Charts14255359515410732313676133397532 96.279
2015Steamer140581630159110342137162363102543 95.273
2015Fans (52)15161866517912532616747540311943  93.290
2015ZiPS15663067418012535515757136311153019127.286
2015Cubs16666922191027113110000311.333
2015ZiPS (R)14157061016511730414676632399440 116.289
2015Steamer (R)1255085501409730211605731388442 75.276
2015Depth Charts (R)1204695051329326311555428381431 85.282
Total- - -7563043325586862216429533463051681950623165917141.285

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2008Cubs (R)6.5 %15.3 %0.42.311.364.464.829.1536.7.360  -1.3377.0.385123
2009Cubs (A+)4.9 %10.6 %0.46.302.340.391.731.0895.9.332  -0.2485.3.339112
2009Cubs (AA)8.2 %9.8 %0.83.288.347.396.744.1087.5.323  1.2151.3.343109
2010Cubs (AA)7.4 %9.1 %0.82.367.413.560.973.1936.4.394  -1.3249.3.432164
2010Cubs5.7 %14.0 %0.41.300.347.408.755.1084.7.3462.3-1.6-1.6613.3.32999
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Cubs4.9 %13.4 %0.36.307.341.432.773.1256.3.344-0.9-2.00.29312.3.338109
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Cubs5.2 %14.5 %0.36.283.323.430.753.1476.6.315-0.40.4-0.9834.6.323100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Cubs4.3 %18.3 %0.23.245.284.347.631.1023.4.290-0.1-2.5-1.059-18.7.28072
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Cubs6.2 %17.6 %0.35.292.339.438.777.1462.6.337-2.1-1.4-1.27513.5.341115
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Depth Charts5.5 %16.3 %0.34.279.323.417.740.1374.2.318-0.6 -0.8717.1.326105
2015Steamer5.7 %16.2 %0.35.273.319.405.724.1324.1.310-0.8 -0.8724.3.319100
2015Fans (52)6.0 %17.9 %0.34.290.335.439.774.1494.7.335  0.08715.1.340114
2015ZiPS5.3 %16.5 %0.32.286.328.429.756.1434.6.325  -0.98411.5.332109
2015Cubs4.3 %14.5 %0.30.333.362.439.802.1062.2.370  -0.3102.2.349122
2015Average8.0 %20.2 %0.40.246.312.386.698.1415.0.289     .308 
2015ZiPS (R)5.3 %16.3 %0.32.289.330.429.759.1404.5.3280.0 -0.97811.3.331110
2015Steamer (R)5.7 %15.9 %0.36.276.321.409.730.1343.9.311-0.7 -0.7655.2.320102
2015Depth Charts (R)5.5 %16.1 %0.34.282.325.419.745.1374.2.320-0.5 -0.7627.0.326106
Total- - -5.2 %15.5 %0.33.285.326.410.736.1255.0.326-1.2-7.1-4.938117.2.32299

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%
2010Cubs1.7619.5 %51.3 %29.2 %7.0 %2.6 %9.9 %33.3 %
2011Cubs1.5520.1 %48.6 %31.3 %3.3 %5.5 %10.6 %0.0 %
2012Cubs1.4820.5 %47.5 %32.0 %9.1 %8.0 %8.0 %0.0 %
2013Cubs1.7319.9 %50.7 %29.4 %7.6 %6.3 %7.0 %0.0 %
2014Cubs1.4022.3 %45.3 %32.3 %10.1 %10.1 %6.2 %0.0 %
2015Cubs3.0014.3 %64.3 %21.4 %25.0 %16.7 %13.9 %0.0 %
Total- - -1.6020.3 %49.0 %30.7 %7.5 %6.8 %8.6 %25.0 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2010Cubs202115778206264311961839
2011Cubs2831821176300090417232627
2012Cubs26117611316211080515842389
2013Cubs27315810712191093517812716
2014Cubs1951399614120076813542122
2015Cubs36128350092171263
Total- - -125078251859107824147780911956

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2010Cubs-0.12-8.648.52-4.32-0.430.970.272-0.630.51
2011Cubs0.05-12.9112.9612.841.431.01 00.77-0.71
2012Cubs-0.21-12.7512.5413.241.391.02 00.62-0.83
2013Cubs-2.60-12.8510.25-24.47-2.640.971.572-2.22-0.46
2014Cubs0.39-10.4810.8610.571.141.080.9410.49-0.13
2015Cubs0.52-1.702.221.890.261.39 00.150.23
Total- - --1.97-59.3257.359.761.161.020.925-0.83-1.11

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2010Cubs54.2% (91.0)20.1% (82.9)4.2% (87.2)12.0% (76.2)8.2% (81.2)1.0% (82.9)0.4% (74.4)2.2%
2011Cubs54.0% (91.4)20.4% (83.5)5.0% (87.4)10.6% (76.6)8.1% (82.2)1.4% (84.0)0.5% (65.5)0.3%
2012Cubs55.4% (91.8)19.8% (83.7)6.3% (87.8)10.7% (77.5)6.9% (81.4)0.9% (83.7) 0.8%
2013Cubs60.3% (91.8)17.5% (83.4)5.9% (86.9)8.1% (77.4)7.2% (82.7)1.0% (82.8) 0.1%
2014Cubs55.5% (91.5)18.2% (83.8)6.8% (87.3)9.4% (77.3)8.4% (82.5)1.7% (84.1) 0.7%
2015Cubs52.1% (91.7)23.2% (85.1)8.1% (86.8)9.3% (78.7)7.3% (82.8)  1.5%
Total- - -56.0% (91.5)19.3% (83.6)5.7% (87.3)10.0% (77.0)7.7% (82.1)1.2% (83.6)0.2% (68.6)0.7%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2010Cubs37.9 %6.1 %4.9 %0.7 %0.1 %9.1 %16.7 %12.7 %  10.2 % 0.4 % 
2011Cubs31.5 %10.6 %4.8 %1.2 %0.0 %10.7 %21.1 %9.9 %0.2 % 9.2 %0.0 %0.5 % 
2012Cubs32.9 %12.3 %5.9 %0.7 % 9.1 %20.6 %10.4 %0.4 % 7.0 %   
2013Cubs34.6 %15.1 %5.6 %0.7 % 9.6 %18.4 %7.7 %0.5 % 7.6 %0.0 %  
2014Cubs29.9 %13.9 %5.5 %1.7 % 11.2 %18.5 %8.5 %1.5 %0.1 %8.5 %   
2015Cubs24.0 %11.4 %5.7 %  15.6 %24.7 %2.3 %7.2 % 7.6 %   
Total- - -33.0 %11.9 %5.4 %1.0 %0.0 %10.1 %19.3 %9.5 %0.7 %0.0 %8.4 %0.0 %0.2 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2010Cubs91.289.986.484.179.990.183.276.4  81.7 74.4
2011Cubs91.791.188.084.475.990.183.576.482.8 82.565.865.7
2012Cubs92.191.687.483.5 90.783.977.682.5 81.6  
2013Cubs92.391.787.583.8 90.383.677.281.4 82.673.2 
2014Cubs91.891.887.483.7 90.084.077.280.764.782.7  
2015Cubs93.490.887.2  89.885.077.579.4 82.8  
Total- - -91.991.487.483.977.990.283.776.980.964.782.369.568.9

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2010Cubs-2.3-8.2-2.63.57.22.90.7-0.23-2.26-3.461.624.9116.189.43
2011Cubs3.1-2.93.54.91.43.4-0.10.22-0.552.661.760.659.57-0.75
2012Cubs-3.66.00.64.22.0-0.5 -0.271.280.411.641.20-2.31 
2013Cubs-8.5-9.0-4.01.20.90.0 -0.52-1.90-2.510.550.45-0.03 
2014Cubs16.1-6.60.53.8-4.7-1.8 1.37-1.720.341.91-2.65-5.21 
2015Cubs1.90.2-1.71.40.4  1.380.27-7.965.632.27  
Total- - -6.7-20.6-3.718.97.24.00.60.10-0.90-0.541.590.782.912.81

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2010Cubs-2.5-0.4-2.42.4-0.11.7-9.93.6  7.6 0.7
2011Cubs7.50.73.01.90.0-5.1-1.24.0-0.2 -0.30.5-0.1
2012Cubs1.7-1.20.21.3 -4.04.14.10.5 0.3  
2013Cubs-7.41.2-6.7-0.3 -1.6-5.8-1.00.3 -0.1-0.2 
2014Cubs1.98.5-0.4-0.5 4.5-6.00.60.60.0-3.4  
2015Cubs0.30.1-0.9  1.3-0.30.01.3 0.4  
Total- - -1.48.9-7.14.9-0.1-3.2-19.111.32.40.04.50.30.5

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2010Cubs-0.36-0.38-2.7120.26-6.101.00-3.241.56  4.09 9.43
2011Cubs0.900.252.376.010.00-1.81-0.211.54-3.58 -0.1154.77-1.12
2012Cubs0.21-0.400.167.61 -1.850.841.655.01 0.16  
2013Cubs-0.790.29-4.36-1.43 -0.61-1.16-0.462.04 -0.05-20.28 
2014Cubs0.302.88-0.32-1.35 1.89-1.540.321.82-3.81-1.87  
2015Cubs0.430.43-5.98  3.17-0.420.356.71 2.13  
Total- - -0.040.63-1.114.27-3.05-0.27-0.831.003.03-3.810.4517.242.77

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2010Cubs32.3 %64.9 %47.8 %75.3 %91.8 %85.9 %47.6 %62.9 %6.5 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Cubs33.1 %67.5 %49.2 %71.2 %92.9 %85.1 %46.8 %59.6 %7.2 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Cubs37.4 %64.9 %50.2 %71.2 %91.1 %83.1 %46.4 %62.7 %8.3 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Cubs33.7 %65.0 %47.8 %70.5 %89.2 %82.0 %45.2 %59.0 %8.5 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Cubs31.5 %65.0 %47.1 %67.2 %88.1 %80.6 %46.5 %56.8 %8.9 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.4 %
2015Cubs35.0 %64.6 %48.1 %58.0 %95.9 %80.5 %44.1 %55.1 %8.8 %
2015Average29.9 %65.3 %46.3 %64.7 %86.9 %79.3 %46.5 %60.5 %9.4 %
Total- - -33.7 %65.5 %48.5 %70.6 %90.7 %83.2 %46.4 %60.0 %7.9 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2010Cubs33.7 %60.4 %46.9 %74.9 %92.4 %86.1 %49.6 %22.0
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Cubs32.9 %64.6 %48.6 %68.7 %93.0 %84.7 %49.5 %23.2
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Cubs35.2 %64.3 %49.6 %66.4 %92.4 %83.0 %49.4 %24.5
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Cubs32.6 %62.5 %47.3 %67.6 %89.2 %81.7 %49.2 %23.0
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Cubs30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %62.8 %89.6 %80.4 %47.5 %23.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Cubs37.2 %60.5 %47.5 %64.8 %92.8 %80.5 %44.0 %22.6
2015Average29.7 %63.1 %45.8 %63.4 %87.2 %79.2 %48.3 %22.0
Total- - -33.0 %63.3 %47.9 %67.8 %91.3 %83.0 %49.0 %23.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2010CubsSS1231211073.21833342716117042293     .950-12
2011CubsSS1581581398.22674462913167338377     .961 
2012CubsSS1621611402.2266465271988647447     .964 
2013CubsSS1591591418.0238416221487036348     .967 
2014CubsSS1331331188.014838615876838315     .973 
2015CubsSS1717155.027542204130     .976 
Total- - -SS7527496636.011292101122725037120217830     .964-12

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2010CubsSS1073.2 0 -73-4307236.76960  -10.00 0.86.9-9.7-2.0-2.8
2011CubsSS1398.2 -2 -2-6-10423338.79955   -5 -2.60.6-5.4-7.5-7.5
2012CubsSS1402.2 -2 -493408318.77988   -4 -0.87.7-4.82.02.0
2013CubsSS1418.0 0 -3-5-8383308.80472   -13 0.01.7-5.0-3.3-3.5
2014CubsSS1188.0 2 -3-6-7372288.77452   -5 2.1-6.20.3-3.8-3.4
2015CubsSS155.0 -1 0104840.8338     -0.2-1.40.5-1.1-8.5
Total- - -SS6636.0 -3 -19-4-2619411528.787335  -10.0-27 -0.69.2-24.2-15.6-3.2

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012CubsSS1402.20.0%      (9)0.0%    (19)14.3%    (14)48.0%    (25)84.6%    (39)95.6%  (523)
2013CubsSS1418.00.0%    (11)10.5%    (19)21.4%    (14)47.1%    (17)66.7%    (39)96.5%  (480)
2014CubsSS1188.00.0%    (23)4.5%    (44)18.2%    (11)40.0%    (15)77.8%    (36)97.0%  (402)
2015CubsSS155.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)33.3%      (3)100.0%     (1)66.7%      (6)91.3%    (46)
Total- - -SS6636.00.0%    (43)4.8%    (83)19.0%    (42)46.6%    (58)75.8%  (120)96.1%  (1451)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2010Cubs1073.25067757246488142620
2011Cubs1398.2365769714327791952-5
2012Cubs1402.2405769674540713555-4
2013Cubs1418.0234250613719692343-13
2014Cubs1188.0775359585043634553-5
Total- - -6481.02265564664434723253-27

SeasonTeamPosInnFSRDRSTZLUZRSTDEVERRADR
2010CubsSS1073.203-10.0-2.16+/- 3-3

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2010Cubs-0.8-0.9-2.05.5-1.73.60.715.017.61.8$10.9 
2011Cubs7.1-2.7-7.57.24.3-0.31.420.826.32.8$21.1 
2012Cubs-0.4-0.92.07.2-1.39.21.120.429.53.1$20.1 
2013Cubs-22.2-3.6-3.37.3-25.84.00.820.1-0.8-0.1($0.7) 
2014Cubs9.6-4.7-3.86.14.92.40.916.124.22.7$20.2 
2015Cubs1.8-0.3 0.81.50.80.12.04.40.5$3.8 
Total- - --4.9-13.2-14.434.1-18.019.75.194.4101.110.7$75.5 

  • $60m / 7 Years (2013 - 2019) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs on 8/28/2012 (Extension)
    • 2013: $5M, 2014: $5M, 2015: $6M, 2016: $7M, 2017: $9M, 2018: $10M, 2019: $11M
    • 2020 Team Option: $16M ($1M buyout)
      • If Castro wins the Most Valuable Player award, or finishes first through fifth twice, the final year of the deal and the option year each escalate by $2 million.
    • Signing Bonus: $6M
    • Agent / Agency: Wasserman Media Group
    • Originally Reported By: Carrie Muskat
    • Source: muskat.mlblogs.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
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