Second-year shortstop Starlin Castro got off to a great start to the 2011 season. He’s been better than anyone could have expected. But as Castro exceeded expectations, the Cubs moved him into the three-hole in the lineup.
When Kosuke Fukudome suffered a hamstring injury, the Chicago Cubs moved shortstop Starlin Castro to leadoff, and the 21-year old took his play to another level.
Starlin Castro remains to be the most exciting player on the Chicago Cubs, but he’s also the player with the more uncertain future.