Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.
The Cubs have now shown they have money available to chase a big-name pitcher.
A blockbuster deal has gone through on the morning of trade deadline day.
Mike Carp’s pinch-hit single in the 10th inning gave the Boston Red Sox a 4-3 win Thursday for their second straight walk-off victory over the Chicago White Sox.
The White Sox are searching for answers in the bullpen.
Jose Quintana opposes Jon Lester this afternoon at Fenway Park.
Chris Sale and Rubby De La Rosa oppose each other tonight at Fenway Park.
John Danks opposes Brandon Workman tonight at Fenway Park.
Scott Carroll opposes Clay Buchholz tonight at Fenway Park.
David Ortiz wasn’t playing the waiting game Tuesday night.
Travis Wood opposes Brandon Workman tonight at Fenway Park.
Edwin Jackson opposes Clay Buchholz tonight at Fenway Park.
Jake Arrieta held the Red Sox hitless until Stephen Drew singled with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat Boston 2-0 on Monday night in the opener of only the second series between the teams at Fenway Park since 1918.
Jake Arrieta opposes Jake Peavy tonight at Fenway Park.
That’s not his territory, which is why it’s so cool.
We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.
From New York to Chicago and everywhere else, Don Zimmer was one of a kind.
The Cubs would likely be seeking some young power arms in return for Samardzija.
Chris Sale has been out with a strained flexor muscle since April 17.
Someone needs to check to make sure pitcher Felix Doubront is OK.