Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:04:36 -0800
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo (hand) is expected to be healthy enough to begin playing winter ball in Puerto Rico later this month, although he is unlikely to receive more than 100 at-bats. "We wouldn't be looking for him to play past December," general manager Ben Cherington said. "We want him to have some time before spring training, no matter what."
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:37:58 -0800
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo (hand) is in Boston this week to have his hand checked out, but it's unknown if he'll return to winter ball.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:52:26 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo (hand) was diagnosed with a strained adductor muscle in his thumb, according to general manager Ben Cherington. The team isn't ruling out Castillo playing winter ball in Puerto Rico, but no decision has been made.
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:43:00 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo went 3-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored Saturday, Sept. 27, and he has seven hits, five RBIs and four runs scored in his last three games after managing just four hits, one RBI and one run scored in his first six games in the majors.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:52:30 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo hit his first career home run Thursday, Sept. 25. He finished the game 2-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs scored.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:50:31 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo will play in the Arizona Fall League and winter ball in Puerto Rico. The team wants to get him 200 plate appearances, including his plate appearances in the minors and big leagues this season.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:22:29 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo is batting seventh and playing center field Friday, Sept. 19.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:16:23 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo went 1-for-4 in his major league debut in a loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, Sept. 17. He hit seventh in the lineup. "I'm pretty satisfied with that being my first game; obviously you would like a better outcome in terms of winning the game, but I was pretty satisfied with my overall approach and the way I stepped in today and had some results," Castillo said through translator Adrian Lorenzo.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:15:02 -0700
Cuban free-agent OF Yasmani Tomas will have a workout in the Dominican Republic Sunday, Sept. 21, and the Philadelphia Phillies are expected to have a contingent present. The team is looking for middle-of-the-order help, and outfield help. According to sources, the Phillies have legitimate interest in the 23-year-old corner outfielder with big power potential. The team's interest is higher than it was in OF Rusney Castillo, now with the Boston Red Sox.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:57:33 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo is batting seventh Wednesday, Sept. 17.