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STARLIN CASTRO RUMORS

Masterson, Cards hammered by Cubs 5-1 in start of Saturday's doubleheader

ST. LOUIS -- Starlin Castro hit one of Chicago's three solo homers and Felix Doubront pitched seven strong innings in his National League debut, sending the Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the slumping St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Saturday. Logan Watkins and Chris Valaika also connected for Chicago in the makeup of a May 14 rainout. The last-place...
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Cubs hit 3 more HRs, beat Cards 5-1 in DH opener

ST. LOUIS (AP) Starlin Castro hit one of Chicago's three solo homers and Felix Doubront pitched seven strong innings in his National League debut, sending the Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the slumping St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Saturday. Logan Watkins and Chris Valaika also connected for Chicago in the makeup of a May 14 rainout. The last-place...
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Happy Annual Psychoanalyze Starlin Castro Day

The following Starlin Castro piece is by Tim Baffoe, of CBS Chicago.com. It reflects the opinions of Tim Baffoe. Enjoy: I tell teenagers that a great way to have intelligent people not respect your correspondence online is to type all caps or exclamation points in earnest. This game should be tied! Sit Castro down and send a message Rick Renteria!! #Whatkindofbaseballdouplay â€...
Via The Sports Bank
1 day ago  |  Discuss

A Pass For Castro

Last night Starlin Castro had a really bad game. He committed a costly error, and launched a 400 foot single while he stood and watched the ball fly at the plate. He fell back into a lot of bad habits that many fans dislike about him, and have many fans calling for a “day off” for him to get his head straight as a mental day off. As for me, I am giving him a pass. Castro was...
Via World Series Dreaming
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs reinstate SS Castro from bereavement list

CINCINNATI (AP) The Chicago Cubs reinstated shortstop Starlin Castro from the bereavement list in time to start Tuesday night's game against the Reds. Infielder Logan Watkins was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Sunday, making room on the roster for Castro, who hasn't played since Aug. 19. Castro went on the bereavement list on Aug. 21 to attend the funerals in the Dominican...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Starlin Castro Rejoins Cubs Tuesday

Starlin Castro will be back in the Cubs lineup tuesday in Cincinnati against the Reds. Castro has been on the bereavement list since last week after the news of a deadly car accident claimed the lives of several people including a relative of Castro’s in the Dominican Republic. He has been out the last five games for the Cubs, after playing in every game up to that point...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs place Starlin Castro on bereavement list, recall Logan Watkins

getty images The Chicago Cubs have placed shortstop Starlin Castro on the bereavement list following the death of his cousin and three close friends this week in the Dominican Republic. Castro left the Cubs on Wednesday and could miss an entire week before returning. To replace Castro on the roster the Cubs have recalled Logan Watkins from Triple-A Iowa. For the time-being the...
Via Tireball.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Starlin Castro Out Due to Car Accident

Starlin Castro, the Cubs All-Star shortstop will be out for at least up to a week, due to a car accident that killed a relative and three close friends in the Dominican Republic. The Cubs are not releasing any more information about the matter, and expect Castro to fly back to the Dominican Republic, and place him on bereavement. “It’s a family tragedy,” manager Rick Renteriaâ...
Via Sports Mockery
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Starlin Castro Become a Mets?

One of the more interesting rumors coming out of this weekend’s series between the Chicago Cubs and New York Mets revolves around one Starlin Castro. While there aren’t any hints from either front office suggesting a move, it would make sense. Could Starlin Castro become an All-Star SS for the Mets? Why Trade Castro? The Mets are organizationally deficient at shortstop, and the...
Via Sports Mockery
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs trade rumors: Starlin Castro edition

One of the best young shortstops in the game of baseball today and a cornerstone of the franchise. The owner of 794 career hits at the age of 24 and a career .282 hitter. A soon to be three time All-Star after being selected to the mid-summer classic by the coaches earlier this week. Yet after the acquisition of top shortstop prospect Addison Russell, he may be the player that...
Via isportsweb.com
July 11, 2014  |  2 Comments
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