Welington Castillo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Taking a closer look at Welington Castillo and what he could add to the Orioles

    Baltimore Sun "For now, the Orioles’ catching search seems to be squarely focused on free-agent Welington Castillo, which shouldn’t be surprising. If they’re not going to wait out Matt Wieters, hoping his price comes down, Castillo is the best catcher available in an unremarkable free-agent catcher..." December 11

  • Orioles, Welington Castillo building toward deal

    Fanrag Sports "The Baltimore Orioles and free agent catcher Welington Castillo are currently building momentum towards a deal, sources tell FanRag Sports. While the sides have not yet come to a full agreement, it appears that the veteran backstop could be heading to Baltimore after recently being non-tendered by..." December 10

  • Rays expected to pursue catcher Welington Castillo

    Tampa Bay Times "There were no surprises Friday as the Rays tendered contracts to all of their majors-most 11 arbitration-eligible players. But an unexpected decision by the Diamondbacks not to tender Welington Castillo put the Rays in position to fill one of their main offseason goals in landing a proven..." December 03

  • Diamondbacks non-tender Welington Castillo, Rubby De La Rosa

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks parted ways with catcher Welington Castillo and right-hander Rubby De La Rosa on Friday, non-tendering a pair of players held in high regard by the previous regime, then filled Castillo’s vacancy by agreeing to terms with free-agent catcher Jeff Mathis on a two-year deal. The..." December 03

  • Diamondbacks Considering Welington Castillo Extension

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Diamondbacks have had internal discussions about approaching catcher Welington Castillo about a contract extension, Arizona GM Dave Stewart tells Jack Magruder of Fan Rag. It doesn’t appear as if talks have begun, however, as Stewart suggests that the team hasn’t yet decided on its course of..." August 17

  • Diamondbacks’ Welington Castillo moves from paternity to bereavement leave list

    Arizona Sports "Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Welington Castillo was moved from the paternity leave list to the bereavement leave list on Friday, the team announced in a press release." August 12