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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo back in

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:17:37 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo (elbow) is back in the lineup and is hitting fifth against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez Wednesday, July 29.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is a catcher to avoid on FantasyScore today against one of the better pitchers in all of baseball.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo out of the lineup

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:56:36 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo (elbow) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the Seattle Mariners. Castillo's elbow is better, and he is expected to return Wednesday, July 29.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) was hit on the elbow by a pitch so he is getting a day off. The injury doesn't sound tremendously seriously, but avoid him in FantasyScore until he can officially return and prove his health.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo scratched

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:04:28 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo (hamstring) is dealing with a tight left hamstring and was scratched Wednesday, July 22, against the Miami Marlins. C Oscar Hernandez was the late substitute.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000; or 4.0% of cap) should be avoided in FantasyScore until he can officially return and prove his health in a full game without any setbacks.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo catching Sunday

Sun, 19 Jul 2015 11:16:13 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo will bat fifth against San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner Sunday, July 19.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is batting .306 this month and is 4-for-11 versus Bumgarner in his career with a double, a home run and two RBIs. He makes an excellent source of productive cap relief in FantasyScore.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo on fire

Wed, 08 Jul 2015 16:52:28 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo has reached base safely in 15 of his last 17 games, and he's hitting .310 with three home runs, 10 RBI and six walks in that stretch.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) should not be ignored at FantasyScore during his hot streak at the plate. Consider him a real nice sleeper pick in daily games tonight against Texas Rangers starter Matt Harrison, who is making his season debut.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo starting Sunday

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:12:12 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo will bat fifth against Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa Sunday, July 5.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is 3-for-8 in his career against De La Rosa and is 7-for-25 with a home run and four RBIs over the past week. FantasyScore owners looking for an inexpensive catcher may want to consider using him today.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo resting Wednesday

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:26:45 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 1. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting and hitting seventh against Los Angeles Dodgers SP Brett Anderson.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap), who is batting .184 (9-for-49) for the D-backs, is a very weak catching option in tonight's contests. Avoid him.

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Diamondbacks | Jarrod Saltalamacchia catching

Sun, 21 Jun 2015 12:26:49 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia will start behind the plate and bat seventh against the San Diego Padres Sunday, June 21. C Welington Castillo is getting the day off.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) is only batting .161 during the month of June and .118 overall this season, so he is not a great option in FantasyScore this afternoon.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo sitting out

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 15:57:19 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards Tuesday, June 16. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia will start at catcher and is batting eighth in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) likely will return to the lineup in the next day or two. Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) has struggled at the plate this season with a .131 batting average and is not a great option on FantasyScore.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo out Saturday

Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:26:31 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo isn't in the starting lineup Saturday, June 13, against the San Francisco Giants. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia draws the start against RHP Ryan Vogelsong, and he'll hit seventh in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) went 1-for-4 with a run scored in his most recent start. Salty has struck out in four of his last nine plate appearances, and he's not a viable option on FantasyScore.

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