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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Report: Octavio Dotel And Luis Castillo Arrested In Narcotics Sting In Dominican Republic

Who is ready for a particularly grim session of Let’s Remember Some Guys? Because according to reports coming out of the Dominican Republic, former MLB players Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo have been arrested in what authorities have described as “the largest operation against organized crime” in the country

Well, this wasn’t what I was expecting with “drug ring” and former baseball players….

QLE Posted: August 21, 2019 at 03:37 AM | 7 comment(s)
  Beats: drugs, luis castillo, octavio dotel, sting

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Luis Castillo forgets to run, thrown out at first

Always keep your eyes on the ball.

Reds pitcher Luis Castillo learned that lesson on Monday night at Dodger Stadium. Leading off the third inning against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, Castillo punched what looked like an opposite-field single into right field. But Castillo didn’t run out of the box. Instead, he stared at his bat, which he appeared to chip.

Is this what defenders of the designated hitter see every time a pitcher has an at-bat?

 

QLE Posted: April 16, 2019 at 04:49 AM | 9 comment(s)
  Beats: luis castillo, pitchers hitting

 

 

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