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  • Wellington Castillo
    in NotGraphs by Chris Cwik - 2/5/2014 -  9
    . One might ask why the author didn't just go with Welington Castillo surrounded by beef wellington. The author would answer that he's tired. And that this is stupid.

  • ottoneu Bidding on Rusney Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Chad Young - 8/28/2014 -  13
    This article is not really about Rusney Castillo. It's about you. Well, if you play ottoneu, it is about you. See, ottoneu does not allow you to bid on Cuban players, college players, etc., until

  • Scouting Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by Kiley McDaniel - 8/25/2014 -  12
    The Red Sox continued their recent run of asset collection, signing Cuban OF Rusney Castillo to a 7-year, $72.5 million deal yesterday.  You can Google around the internet and find a reasonably

  • Behold, A Rusney Castillo Projection
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/22/2015 -  66
    World Series contender. Yet for so long, one thing was missing: a projection for Rusney Castillo. It's not that he wasn't on the depth chart. It's that he was previously projected for something like

  • Welington Castillo On the Fringe
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 10/14/2013 -  2
    428 plate appearances, you'll find the Cubs' catcher: Welington Castillo. He's on the fringe, but he's capable of moving up and the table is set for him. First, a quick look at this playing time

  • Tipping Pitches: On Newcomb and Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 7/5/2017 -  4
    prospects. Throw in the fact that I didn’t do the Starting Pitcher Guide this year and that’s how I had virtually no clue about Luis Castillo. I knew the name. I knew he was part of the botched Andrew

  • Quick Looks: Faria & Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 7/25/2017 -  5
    may be hiding an injury or just can’t keep the velocity up over a full season. His owners should look for some improvement or they may need to change their expectations of him. --- Luis Castillo

  • Deep Impact: Jorge Bonifacio
    in RotoGraphs by JD Sussman - 5/18/2012 -  4
    At just 18-years-old Jorge Bonifacio is tearing up the Midwest league. Bonifacio wasn't a highly touted draftee like Francisco Lindor, last week's prospect, nor was he an international free agent

  • Daily Graphing - Jorge Cantu
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 2/16/2006 -  1
    Last season Devil Ray's prospect Jorge Cantu broke through in a big way by batting .286 with 28 home runs in just under 600 at-bats. That's a considerable amount of power for a second-baseman

  • Old Catchers and Jorge Posada
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 2/10/2009 -  3
    and a reliable closer for years, was going to get a nice contract, regardless. Instead, the person people should point to for coming up big prior to free agency is Jorge Posada. In 2007, at the age

  • Jorge Julio to Milwaukee
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 12/5/2008 -  7
    will put them at $90 mil for 2009, meaning that, prior to today, they had $27.3 mil to spend in order to add five or more wins. The Brewers just signed Jorge Julio to a 1-yr deal, so how does he

  • Called Up: Jorge Soler
    in FanGraphs by Kiley McDaniel - 8/26/2014 -  23
    now on, when I list scouting grades for a player in an article, they will appear on his player page in real time, so pop over to Soler's page and marvel at technology. Jorge Soler is just a fun

  • Making a Player Out of Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 2/4/2016 -  24
    earlier, and they ensured they wouldn't be topped in the international market again by giving Rusney Castillo the largest-ever deal to a Cuban defector. Castillo wasn't a complete stranger, of course

  • Should the Phillies Sign Luis Castillo?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/18/2011 -  60
    The news that the Mets had released Luis Castillo this morning was hardly a shock, as it has been speculated on for months now - neither side was particularly happy with the marriage, and the Mets

  • Luis Castillo's Dominance Fades to Black
    in Community by Lance Brozdowski - 9/20/2017 -  5
    Some say the sample size of Luis Castillo’s season is 15 starts; I say it’s only eight. July 25th was the first game in which BrooksBaseball.net registered a sinker from the 24-year-old. While

  • Luis Castillo is Going to Be Just Fine
    in Community by Conrad Parrish - 4/25/2018 -  1
    Following what was a great debut season in 2017, Luis Castillo has been disappointing. The young righty sported the third-hardest average Fastball (97.5 mph) of all major league starters last season

  • Red Sox Sign Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/22/2014 -  141
    Castillo for a reported $72 million over six years. This beats Abreu's total by $4 million, and is almost double the contract that Yasiel Puig got a couple of years ago. There's little question

  • Luis Castillo Returns For Life Lessons
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/6/2019 -  6
    Last year, I wrote a piece about Luis Castillo. Even though I liked him, the draft helium priced me out of the room. In the process of drooling about his upside, everybody forgot the myriad plausible

  • Will Rusney Castillo's Tools Translate to Production?
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 12/7/2015 -  9
    Maybe. End of article. In late August of 2014, the Red Sox signed Rusney Castillo to a seven year contract and the considerable hype was ignited. Unfortunately, Castillo battled injuries

  • Welington Castillo Enjoys Power Surge
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/21/2015 -  1
    It's highly unlikely that Welington Castillo was drafted in your shallow mixed league this season. And heck, he was the last pick in the 15 team LABR mixed draft. He wasn't even the starting catcher

  • Scouting Rusney Castillo, From Video
    in FanGraphs by Dan Farnsworth - 9/12/2014 -  18
    Rusney Castillo is set to make his Major League debut in mere days after signing a record contract for a Cuban defector. Cuban players are the most interesting to project, since the public tends

  • 2018 Pod Projections: Luis Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 3/15/2018 -  15
    2017 as just the 10th best prospect in the Reds system and has thrown just 89.1 Major League innings, fantasy owners are in love with Luis Castillo. It's easy to see why -- his debut was fantastic

  • Effectively Wild Episode 521: The Rusney Castillo Contract
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 8/25/2014 -  0
    Ben and Sam take the Ice Bucket Challenge and then discuss the signing of new Red Sox center fielder Rusney Castillo.

  • The Daily Grind: Strasburg, Wright, Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/23/2015 -  5
    Agenda Daily DFS - Strasburg, Wright GB / FB Splits Tomorrow's Targets - Gonzalez, Sanchez, Castillo, Burns Factor Grid 1. Daily DFS - Strasburg, Wright Yesterday's Grind Early

  • Luis Castillo: A Study in Sophomore Slumps
    in Community by Snerd - 6/6/2018 -  3
    Let me preface this: I'm biased. I absolutely LOVE Luis Castillo. His ceiling is near-unmatched in the MLB. He's got 4 pitches that have plus-to-plus plus upside, elite velo, and age on his side

  • The Jorge Cantu Trade: Florida's Perspective
    in FanGraphs by Bryan Smith - 7/29/2010 -  3
    The Florida Marlins woke up this morning with a less than 5% chance to make the playoffs. Jorge Cantu is two months from free agency, and at the last check, will not be ranked highly enough by Elias

  • Jorge Polanco's Three-Step Process
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 9/15/2017 -  6
    Rarely do the graphs line up as nicely as they do for Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco, who changed his season -- and maybe his baseball future -- on a dime. Over a span of 310 plate appearances leading

  • The Reality of Jorge De La Rosa
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/18/2009 -  16
    A question in the mailbag from L. S. this week ended simply: Is Jorge De La Rosa for real? His 2.99 FIP seems to suggest that his good start is for real, but ZiPS has him putting up a 4.71 ERA

  • Jorge Alfaro: Surprise Top-100 Prospect
    in FanGraphs by Mike Newman - 2/1/2013 -  12
    player ranked 88th. His name? Jorge Alfaro. The 19-year old ranked fifth on my list of best catchers scouted in 2012 behind a quartet of current and former top-100 players. Video after the jump

  • Projecting Dustin Fowler and Jorge Mateo
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 7/31/2017 -  3
    Restovich 8.0 5.4 0.3 9 Wladimir Balentien 9.3 5.0 1.0 10 Felix Pie 9.3 9.9 1.7 ***** Jorge Mateo, SS/CF (Profile) KATOH: 3.8 WAR (98th) KATOH+: 4.5 WAR (102nd

  • Not Buying Jorge de la Rosa
    in RotoGraphs by J.P. Breen - 9/6/2013 -  5
    After only pitching a total of 69.2 innings in 2011 and 2012, Jorge de la Rosa has enjoyed a productive bounce-back season in which he's compiled a 3.31 ERA, and his 16 wins are the second-most

  • The Jorge Cantu Trade: Texas' Perspective
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 7/29/2010 -  15
    The gates that opened for Chris Davis once Justin Smoak arrived in Seattle are once more closed today as the Texas Rangers have acquire Jorge Cantu for two minor league arms. Davis himself really can

  • Cubs Win Bidding for Jorge Soler
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/11/2012 -  66
    for another month, so 20-year-old outfielder Jorge Soler was not bound by the new rules and was free to negotiate as large of a contract as he could get from big league clubs. Today, the Chicago

  • Jorge Soler And The Cubs' Embarrassment Of Riches
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Strandberg - 8/15/2014 -  20
    I got my first opportunity to see Jorge Soler in person last Friday, and to say that he was impressive would be a colossal understatement. I'd read the scouting reports, watched him on MiLB.tv, etc

  • Jorge Soler is the Safest Cubs Prospect
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Spratt - 11/20/2014 -  27
    , and Jorge Soler each made it to the majors in 2014, and Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, and Albert Almora should all be soon behind them. In addition to actual team success, those prospects should

  • Jorge Polanco is the anti-Christian Yelich
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 12/6/2016 -  8
    , Jorge Polanco is becoming such a hitter. Polanco posted a 32.8 percent ground ball rate that was among the lowest in the majors. His 36.8 percent flyball rate, while higher than the major league

  • Where the Cubs Go With Jorge Soler
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/15/2015 -  82
    superstitious. The Cubs could be considered complete, and in right field, they line up to have a 24-year-old Jorge Soler, a player they control through 2020, a player who, in 2014, was one of the three

  • Welington Castillo Isn't the Orioles' Best Catcher
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/14/2016 -  31
    A lot of people were taken by surprise when the Diamondbacks non-tendered Welington Castillo, but it did at least set up an inevitability. It felt like a foregone conclusion that Castillo would end

  • Hoskins, Castillo, and Quantity vs Quality in Awards Voting
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/14/2017 -  12
    Castillo on a ballot, as I put him third behind Bellinger and Dejong, leaving off Hoskins, among others. And while I know down-ballot Rookie of the Year voting isn't the most exciting thing going

  • Let's Find Rusney Castillo a New Home
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/29/2016 -  78
    Well, the Rusney Castillo era in Boston appears to be over before it ever really began. Signed to a six year, $72 million contract back in August of 2014, Castillo didn't impress in his rookie season

  • What Do the Reds Have in Luis Castillo?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 8/15/2017 -  10
    acquired over the years. Is it possible they have that ace in Luis Castillo? Castillo came over from the Marlins in the Dan Straily trade, and there's one thing that pops off his player card right

  • 2018 Pod Projections: Luis Castillo -- A Review
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/25/2018 -  3
    Let's return to reviewing my preseason Pod Projections, this time with Luis Castillo, a popular sleeper choice and breakout candidate, and for good reason. My original writeup is here. Games

  • Is Luis Castillo Worth a Top 100 Pick?
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 3/7/2018 -  20
    Luis Castillo is one of the most exciting pitchers in this year’s pool. His 89-inning debut has vaulted him firmly into the top 100 picks and top 30 starters. Our good friends over at PitcherList.com

  • The Roller Coaster Ride Called Luis Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 9/13/2018 -  10
    After posting a 3.12 ERA over 15 starts last season in his MLB debut, which by the way was fully supported by exciting skills, Luis Castillo was rightfully a favorite target for many fantasy owners

  • Trayvon Robinson & Welington Castillo: Deep League WW
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/1/2012 -  4
    . With his power/speed combo, he's worth a gamble in deep leagues. Welington Castillo | CHC C | 1% Owned The Cubs shipped off the disappointing Geovany Soto and will now be relying on a time share

  • SSNS: C. Anderson, Stroman, L. Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 4/30/2018 -  13
    repeat (it was a little lucky anyway). Luis Castillo, CIN SP It's taking every ounce of my strength not to write about Masahiro Tanaka or Luke Weaver again... so, I'll turn my focus to Castillo

  • FG on Fox: The Potential Rusney Castillo Bargain
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/20/2014 -  5
    Unless you're a dedicated baseball fan or follow Ken Rosenthal on Twitter, you may not know the name Rusney Castillo. That is probably going to change soon, as he is expected to sign a free-agent

  • Two Intriguing Flamethrowing Righties - Castillo and Kuhl
    in RotoGraphs by Josh Shepardson - 7/21/2017 -  1
    level of praise, but Jeff Zimmerman noted a new breaking ball this righty's added to his mix, and his results of late are intriguing. Luis Castillo (CIN): CBS - 64%, ESPN - 20.0%, Yahoo! - 24

  • Transaction Analysis: Encarnacion, Espinosa, Castillo, and More
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 12/27/2016 -  7
     Orioles signed Welington Castillo This move will keep Castillo’s value the same or drop it depending on where he bats in Baltimore’s lineup. Arizona and Baltimore have similar park factors, so

  • Jorge Posada's Place Among Aging Catchers
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 3/5/2010 -  41
    , only nine players in baseball history have caught more than 100 games in their age-37 season. Among them, Jorge Posada stands out. He has the highest BA, OBP, and SLG for age-37 catchers, marks he

  • Jorge Soler: Baseball's Next Big Prospect?
    in FanGraphs by JD Sussman - 3/4/2013 -  30
    on a trio of hitting prospects, Javier Baez, Albert Almora and Jorge Soler. It's easy to fall in love with Baez's dreamy bat speed or Almora's rare combination of tools and polish, but it is Soler who

  • The Change: Jorge Soler and Adjustments Past and Future
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/12/2015 -  9
    by now. A player we do talk about a lot is Jorge Soler. Dripping with upside, the slugger hasn't performed quite to expectations this year, whiffing more and looking a bit lost at the plate

  • The Luck Loserboard: Jorge Posada Leads The Way
    in FanGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 4/20/2011 -  35
    can easily see, Jorge Posada has had some interesting results early in the season. When my wife says "interesting," she usually means: "No, of course I didn't like that war movie," but here, I say

  • Hamate Break Halts Jorge Bonifacio's Breakout Season
    in FanGraphs by JD Sussman - 5/16/2013 -  4
    , utility man for the Toronto Blue Jays -- and Jorge have little in common, at least when it comes to their games. Jorge, the younger of the pair, is a burly right fielder with a strong arm. He

  • Projecting Phillies Call-Up Jorge Alfaro
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 8/26/2016 -  2
    Jorge Alfaro's physical tools have put him in the prospect conversation for years -- he's cracked Baseball Prospectus' top-101 prospects in each of the past five seasons, for example -- but his

  • Jorge de la Rosa's Question Mark
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 11/2/2009 -  2
    Jorge de la Rosa is a journeyman in every sense of the word. By the time de la Rosa could legally drink he was already in his third organization and second professional baseball league. In 2003 he

  • Scouting Dustin Fowler, James Kaprielian and Jorge Mateo
    in FanGraphs by Eric Longenhagen - 7/31/2017 -  16
    CF Dustin Fowler RHP James Kaprielian SS/CF Jorge Mateo All three of the new Athletics were top 100 prospects entering the season. Kaprielian, before it was announced he would need

  • Jorge Soler Is Erasing 2017 by Mashing in 2018
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 5/9/2018 -  9
    When the Royals traded away Wade Davis in a one-for-one swap for Jorge Soler in December of 2016, the trade looked like a win-win. The Cubs needed a closer and had an extra young, cheap outfielder

  • New Kings: Alex Gordon & Jorge Soler
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 5/7/2018 -  11
    As a Royals fan, I try my hardest to not roster any to make sure I limit my hometown bias. Two bats, Alex Gordon and Jorge Soler, are heating up to the point they are being rostered in 15-team

  • Jorge de la Rosa Stays in Colorado
    in FanGraphs by Chris Cwik - 12/1/2010 -  20
    Jorge de la Rosa took his title as the second best free agent starting pitcher to the market, he eventually decided that he didn't want to go anywhere and re-signed with the Rockies. He received two

  • Jorge Bonifacio & Anthony Swarzak: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/13/2018 -  2
    . Jorge Bonifacio | OF KC | CBS 2% Owned You may have totally forgotten that Bonifacio still exists. Last season, he enjoyed a surprisingly respectable debut, posting an 18.3% HR/FB rate

  • Pitcher Spotlight: Why I Love Luis Castillo In Five At-Bats
    in RotoGraphs by Nick Pollack - 8/30/2017 -  8
    This is going to start with some bad news. After Luis Castillo has been a fantasy MVP in many ways for giving your team a 3.26 ERA, 1.14 WHIP and 6+ strikeouts per start, it's expected that he

  • Does WAR Treat Jorge Posada Fairly?
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 1/27/2012 -  117
    Jorge Posada officially announced his retirement earlier this week, to the surprise of no one who was following the baseball beat the last lately. The career Yankee may have finished with a whimper

  • 19-Year-Old Jorge Mateo Is The Yankees' Shortstop Of The Future
    in FanGraphs by Zeke Fine - 10/13/2014 -  51
    opportunity to have two separate accounts of this rising prospect from different points in his breakout season.   --Kiley Jorge Mateo, SS, New York Yankees (Rookie-Level GCL) The Dominican shortstop signed

  • The Win-Win Trade of Jorge Soler and Wade Davis
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/7/2016 -  83
    really have a ninth-inning guy with whom they're currently comfortable, and would pay a bigger premium for the upgrade they'd get in their bullpen. The idea of swapping Davis for Jorge Soler

  • Jorge Polanco & Nick Franklin: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/10/2016 -  3
    Hurting for a middle infielder? Of course you are! Look not further, I have come to your rescue. Jorge Polanco | SS MIN | CBS 10% Owned I didn't realize it and you may not have either

  • Jorge De La Rosa, The King Of Coors Field
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 3/9/2015 -  5
    Last July, Rockies owner Dick Monfort earned some well-deserved ridicule by indicating that his team wouldn't consider trading 33-year-old free-agent-to-be Jorge De La Rosa, despite the fact

  • Projecting Yankees' Speedy A-Baller, Jorge Mateo
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 8/13/2015 -  14
    Yankees prospect Jorge Mateo has some serious wheels. In 96 games with Low-A Charleston, the Dominican-born shortstop stole an eye-popping 71 bases. He leads the South Atlantic League by more than 14

  • Jorge de la Rosa: Reverse Splitter
    in RotoGraphs by The Birchwood Brothers - 9/9/2015 -  2
    about Rockies’ starting pitcher Jorge de la Rosa caught his eye. As you no doubt know, Coors Field is a real tough place to pitch. And so it was for De La Rosa from 2008, when he joined the Rockies

  • Two Good Starts, Two Bad Starts: Luis Castillo and Zach Eflin
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 7/31/2018 -  1
    Phillies. More significant for us fantasy owners is that it may have marked a shifting tide for the two starting pitchers who dueled in the series finale. Luis Castillo has spent all season trying

  • Quick Takes: Zobrist, Flaherty, Marquez, Pivetta, Castillo, Gray, Godley
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 8/21/2018 -  14
    , Castillo, Gray (and Godley, too) Not much to say here other than stay the course through the end of the season (because what else are you going to do?). SIERA correlates strongly with ERA; Pivetta

  • The Best Thing About All Nine Jorge Soler Plate Appearances
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 10/13/2015 -  17
    in the regular season; right now, Jorge Soler looks like a star. Carlos Correa is the clear-cut Rookie of the Year, and why would anyone question that Dallas Keuchel deserves the Cy Young Award? Haven't you

  • Jorge de la Rosa and the Rockies Talent Evaluation Problem
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/10/2014 -  59
    be replaced. Given the recent rumors, it appears that the Rockies may not have figure that part out yet. Despite all the Jorge De La Rosa buzz, hearing #Rockies won't deal him without getting

  • Should Fantasy Owners Pay for Jorge de la Rosa's Wins?
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 1/29/2010 -  8
    For the past two years, Jorge de la Rosa has improved in all four fantasy categories for a starting pitcher. Of course, that was a relatively easy thing for him to do, given how poor he was in 2007