Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:38:56 -0700
Updating a previous report, Houston Astros C Jason Castro (armpit) was sidelined again Wednesday, July 9, against the Texas Rangers, but he was feeling good enough to play. Manager Bo Porter decided to give him one more game. "The treatments and the anti-inflammatories have really been doing what they're supposed to, so it looks like hopefully It's behind us and I'm going to hit on the field today. I hit in the cage already and it even felt better than it did (Tuesday)," Castro said. "I'm pretty happy about that and should be fine moving forward."
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:37:25 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (armpit) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, July 9.
Fantasy Tip: Keep Castro on your bench until further notice.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:07:13 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (armpit) is feeling better and may be available to pinch-hit Tuesday, July 8, if needed. Medication has helped, even though the cause of the pain in his armpit remains unknown.
Fantasy Tip: Castro could be back later in the week if they determine the source of the pain isn't serious.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:09:18 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (armpit) is dealing with an undisclosed pain in his left armpit area, and he will visit with a doctor.
Fantasy Tip: Stay tuned on this situation and check back for updates on his condition. If he's out for an extended period, Carlos Corporan will see the bulk of catching duties.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 11:26:36 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro is starting at designated hitter Sunday, July 6. Manager Bo Porter initially wanted to start him behind the plate but decided against it after he caught 74 pitches in the seventh inning Saturday, July 5.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:46:59 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, C Jason Castro, OF George Springer and SS Carlos Correa were all mentioned in trade talks, according to documents obtained from the Astros' "Ground Control" database.
Sun, 22 Jun 2014 10:21:14 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (knee) is not expected to be in the starting lineup against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, June 22. He served as the designated hitter Saturday, June 21, after taking a foul ball off his knee the night before.
Sun, 11 May 2014 10:49:38 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (forearm) went 1-for-5 in his return to the lineup against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, May 10.
Fri, 09 May 2014 14:19:16 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (forearm) is sitting out Friday, May 9, with a bruise on his left forearm, which was hit by a bat in the recent series against the Detroit Tigers.
Fantasy Tip: Carlos Corporan is starting in his place.
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:44:08 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro is not in the lineup for the day game against the Oakland Athletics Saturday, April 19, because the team is facing a left-handed starter and because he caught the night game Friday, April 18. OF Alex Presley (illness) will also be unavailable for the game.