Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


Contributors

Jim Furtado
Founder & Publisher
Repoz
Editor - Baseball Primer

Syndicate

Starlin Castro Newsbeat

Friday, April 26, 2019

Starlin Castro homers in 10th, lifts Miami over Phillies 3-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Starlin Castro nearly knocked himself out of the game before he knocked one out of the park.

Castro hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning after fouling a pitch off his foot, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.

“I just wanted an opportunity that inning,” Castro said. “That guy (Hector Neris) is really good. I kept a good approach, looked for a fastball I can drive.”

So, when does Starlin Castro become a Yankee?

 

QLE Posted: April 26, 2019 at 05:32 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: marlins, phillies, starlin castro

Friday, March 15, 2019

Starlin Castro among few veterans on young Marlins

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Starlin Castro remains a veteran on a Miami Marlins’ team that has gone with youth.

“I don’t try to put it in my mind because that’s one thing I can’t control,” Castro said. “The thing that I can control is being here every day and doing my job.”

Acquired in the December 2017 trade that sent Giancarlo Stanton, Castro hit .278 with 12 homers and 54 RBIs last season.

Strange- given that he had one of the best years of his career last year, you’d think they would have traded him for some magic beans by now….

 


 

 

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Dynasty League Baseball

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Phil Birnbaum
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogTom Brady’s bid to trademark ‘Tom Terrific’ rejected
(10 - 2:41pm, Aug 25)
Last: Edmundo got dem ol' Kozma blues again mama

NewsblogIs Mike Trout really better than Derek Jeter?
(54 - 2:33pm, Aug 25)
Last: Rally

NewsblogBaseball fans trashed the MLB Players' Weekend black-and-white jerseys
(32 - 2:25pm, Aug 25)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogOMNICHATTER for the weekend of August 24-25, 2019
(43 - 2:01pm, Aug 25)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogOT Soccer Thread - A New Season is Upon Baldrick
(582 - 1:33pm, Aug 25)
Last: AuntBea calls himself Sky Panther

NewsblogOT - 2019 NFL thread
(8 - 1:22pm, Aug 25)
Last: kubiwan

NewsblogAdeiny Hechavarria gives Mets a million reasons to remember game-changing double
(3 - 12:13pm, Aug 25)
Last: Captain Supporter

NewsblogOnly 20 Years Old, Soto ‘Way Above His Years’
(1 - 12:04pm, Aug 25)
Last: Esoteric

NewsblogOT - Catch-All Pop Culture Extravaganza (August 2019)
(268 - 11:44am, Aug 25)
Last: Lassus

NewsblogShould We Always Deride the Concrete Donut?
(11 - 9:46am, Aug 25)
Last: Gonfalon Bubble

NewsblogOT - 2018 NFL thread
(1333 - 9:06am, Aug 25)
Last: puck

NewsblogOT - August/September 2019 College Football thread
(81 - 1:26am, Aug 25)
Last: Lance Reddick! Lance him!

NewsblogJustin Verlander responds after Astros block Free Press from media session
(45 - 1:08am, Aug 25)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogAlex Rodriguez shares painful details of MLB suspension on Danica Patrick's podcast
(30 - 12:22am, Aug 25)
Last: QLE

NewsblogOrioles clean house, fire 11 members of scouting and front office departments
(16 - 11:46pm, Aug 24)
Last: QLE

Page rendered in 1.0744 seconds
49 querie(s) executed