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Rusney Castillo

28-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.250

HR

0

RBI

0

R

4

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After he signed in August 2014, Castillo, who hadn't played in a competitive situation since 2013, hinted at his potential in 120 plate appearances at various levels of the organization before a thumb...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 196   DOB: 9/7/1987   BORN: Ciego de Avila, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Rusney Castillo Contract Information:

Signed a six-year, $72.5 million contract with the Red Sox in August of 2014.

June 20, 2016  –  Rusney Castillo News

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Castillo cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.

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Rusney Castillo Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2014 26 MAJ BOS 10 40 36 6 12 3 1 0 2 6 3 0 3 6 0 0 1 .333 .400 .528 .928
2015 27 AAA PAW 40 172 156 17 44 10 7 0 3 17 10 2 14 28 0 2 0 .282 .337 .385 .722
2015 27 MAJ BOS 80 289 273 35 69 17 10 2 5 29 4 5 13 54 1 1 1 .253 .288 .359 .647
2016 28 AAA PAW 43 177 163 20 38 10 9 0 1 13 4 0 10 26 0 1 3 .233 .288 .307 .595
2016 28 MAJ BOS 9 8 8 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .250 .250 .375 .625
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3-Year Averages     45 163 154 20 40 9 5 1 3 17 3 2 8 30 0 0 1 .260 .301 .364 .664
Career  (View All)     99 337 317 45 83 21 12 2 7 35 7 5 16 63 1 1 2 .262 .301 .379 .679

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Rusney Castillo Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 23 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 22 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 21 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 20 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 19 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 18 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 17 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 16 Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .375 .625
Jun. 15 Bal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 1.000
Jun. 14 Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 1.000
Jun. 12 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 11 @Min 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Jun. 10 @Min 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Jun. 8 @SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Jun. 7 @SF Did not play.
Jun. 5 Tor 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Jun. 4 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 3 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 2 @Bal Did not play.
Jun. 1 @Bal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
May. 31 @Bal Did not play.
May. 30 @Bal Did not play.
May. 29 @Tor Did not play.
May. 28 @Tor Did not play.
May. 27 @Tor Did not play.
May. 26 Col Did not play.
May. 25 Col Did not play.
May. 24 Col Did not play.
May. 22 Cle Did not play.
May. 21 Cle Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

Rusney Castillo: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 4 2 1 1 2
2015 75 24 6 48 2
2014 10

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Rusney Castillo: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 32

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Rusney Castillo Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201610000.000.000.000
20158814291.318.466.817
201480001.250.250.500

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201674000.286.429.714
2015185213203.222.308.566
2014286262.357.6071.045

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201641000.000.000.000
2015147284151.286.422.738
2014206262.400.7501.250

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201643000.500.7501.250
201512671143.214.286.541
2014160001.250.250.500
Rusney Castillo Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 26 MAJ BOS 40 36 7.5% 15% 0.50 83% .357 .195
2015 27 AAA PAW 172 156 8.1% 16.3% 0.50 82% .328 .103
2015 27 MAJ BOS 289 273 4.5% 18.7% 0.24 80% .299 .106
2016 28 AAA PAW 177 163 5.6% 14.7% 0.38 84% .272 .074
2016 28 MAJ BOS 8 8 0% 37.5% 0.00 63% .400 .125
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3-Year Averages     163 154 4.9% 18.4% 0.27 81% .306 .104
Career     337 317 4.7% 18.7% 0.25 80% .308 .117

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2016 Stat Review for Rusney Castillo    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.250 AVG
WEAK
63% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.400 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.375 SLG
WEAK
.125 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.00 BB/K
TERRIBLE
0.0% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
37.5% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.625 OPS
TERRIBLE
.250 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Rusney Castillo: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Castillo was placed on outright waivers Sunday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

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Castillo was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket following Friday's game against the Mariners, Michael Silverman of the Boston Herald reports.

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Castillo went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts in Thursday night's 5-1 loss to the Orioles. He was the fill-in starter in left field for Chris Young, who left Wednesday's game with a quadriceps injury.

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Castillo is in the lineup playing left field against Baltimore on Thursday, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Castillo was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.

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Castillo was removed Triple-A Pawtucket's game Saturday, according to Alex Speier of the Boston Globe.

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Castillo was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket on Friday.

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Castillo was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday, Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald reports.

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Castillo continues to work on hitting curveballs and sliders with Triple-A Pawtucket hitting coach Rich Gedman, the Providence Journal reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015

Castillo is a bit of mystery. The Red Sox out-bid several other teams and signed him to a six-year, $72 million deal in late August. His initial assignment in Boston's minor-league system was his first competitive baseball in 18 months. After some time at Boston's various minor-league affiliates, Castillo made 40 plate appearances (10 games) for Boston late in September and began to flash his potential in the final week of the season, going 8-for-16 with six runs, three walks, two stolen bases, two homers and five RBI in his final five games. The plan called for him to get 200 plate appearances, including his work in the minors, majors, Arizona Fall League and Puerto Rican winter ball before shutting down. He suffered a bruised hand in the Fall League, but it was a minor injury, and he eventually reported to Puerto Rico to finish off his offseason program. Scouts say he's a five-tool player, and the team's investment in him points to a significant long-term role. An oblique injury during spring training and a crowded depth chart prompted the Red Sox to option Castillo to Triple-A to begin the year, while Mookie Betts is positioned as the team's starting center fielder for Opening Day. Castillo may only be a Shane Victorino injury away from getting a regular spot in Boston.