White Sox sign Welington Castillo to two-year deal
The Chicago White Sox have signed free agent catcher Welington Castillo to a two-year deal, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal.
Castillo hit free agency after declining his player option with the Baltimore Orioles. Rosenthal is reporting that the deal is for two years with a club option. The 30-year-old backstop figures to serve as the team's starting catcher with Omar Narvaez serving in a complementary role.
This past season, Castillo hit 20 home runs with 53 RBI and a .352 wOBA in 96 games with the Orioles.
- Martin Maldonado starting at catcher for Astros on Wednesday October 17th, 2018
- Ian Kinsler on Red Sox's bench in Game 4 Wednesday night October 17th, 2018
- Eduardo Nunez (ankle) out of Red Sox's lineup versus Brewers in Game 4 October 17th, 2018
- Houston's Brian McCann not in Wednesday's starting lineup October 17th, 2018
- Brock Holt on second base for Red Sox versus Astros Wednesday October 17th, 2018
- Rafael Devers starting for Red Sox in American League Championship Series Game 4 October 17th, 2018
- Welington Castillo catching for White Sox in season finale September 30th, 2018
- Tim Anderson (knee) out of White Sox's Sunday lineup September 30th, 2018
- Yolmer Sanchez leading off for White Sox in Sunday's finale September 30th, 2018
- Tim Anderson starting on Saturday for the White Sox September 29th, 2018
- Avisail Garcia back in the lineup on Saturday for the White Sox September 29th, 2018
- Jose Rondon not starting for the White Sox on Saturday September 29th, 2018