Welington Castillo

Welington Castillo

Levine: Cubs, Orioles Discuss Trade For Castillo

The Cubs have heard from numerous clubs about catcher Welington Castillo’s availability.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2015

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Welington Castillo: ‘Who Knows’ About Future With Cubs

Castillo remains the third catcher in a likely two-man rotation.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2015

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Castillo Will Catch On Somewhere

Having three catchers on a 25-man roster just isn’t realistic for any major league team.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2015

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Welington Castillo Is Attractive Trade Bait For Cubs

The Padres could be a trade partner for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, and White Sox manager Robin Ventura. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Embrace The Fun Of The Chicago Baseball Offseason

Excitement! Subplots! Stars! A rivalry spiced up! This is fun.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

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Levine: Montero Deal A Sign Cubs Moving Forward

Looking for an upgrade in catching and left-handed hitting, Chicago traded for Arizona catcher Miguel Montero.

12/09/2014

Russell Martin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Source: Cubs Have Met With Russell Martin

Along with a top-notch pitcher, Martin is the Cubs’ priority in free agency.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Welington Castillo follows through on a two-run home run scoring teammate Luis Valbuena during the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Castillo’s HR, Hit In 10th Lifts Cubs Over Cards, 4-3

Welington Castillo drove home the winning run with a long RBI single in the 10th inning.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Castillo Expects Better Performance Next Season

Welington Castillo believes he put too much pressure on himself this year.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Jorge Soler  hits a double against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning on September 1, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Castillo, Valbuena Help Cubs Beat Brewers, 4-2

Welington Castillo and Luis Valbuena each homered.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2014

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Hendricks Continues To Be Dominant

Kyle Hendricks is 4-1 with a 1.73 ERA this season.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

Javier Baez #9 of the Chicago Cubs celebrates his game winning solo homerun with thirdbase coach Gary Jones #1 of the Chicago Cubs in the 12th inning off of Boone Logan #48 of the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 5, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Cubs defeated the Rockies 6-5 in 12 innings.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Baez Homers In Debut As Cubs Top Rockies, 6-5

DENVER (AP) – Javier Baez made his major league debut a memorable one for himself and his family. Baez led off the 12th inning with a towering home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the […]

08/06/2014

Cubs first base coach Eric Hinsk, right, congratulates Starlin Castro after the latter's sac fly in the 16th inning plated the winning run against the Rockies. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs Beat Rockies In 16 Innings, 4-3

Both the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catcher — and won.

07/30/2014

Darwin Barney. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Goodbye To Barney Another Goodbye To Hendry

Darwin Barney’s exit, unceremonious as it is, is a watershed for Cubdom.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs Activate Welington Castillo From DL

The Chicago Cubs activated Welington Castillo from the 15-day disabled list and have designated catcher Eli Whiteside for assignment.

06/22/2014

Tom Ricketts and Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs, Double-A Smokies Agree To 4-Year Extension

The Tennessee Smokies will remain a Cubs affiliate through 2018.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

jose Veras. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Cut Ties With Reliever Veras

Welington Castillo has also been placed on the DL, while Hector Rondon has been activated.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2014

Gordon Beckham #15 of the Chicago White Sox flies over Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs on a double play in the 1st inning at U.S. Cellular Field on May 8, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Hammer Sox 12-5 In Crosstown Classic Finale

Scott Carroll was fighting himself for much of the night. That made the game much easier for the Chicago Cubs.

05/09/2014

Hector Rondon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rizzo, Castillo Lead Cubs Past Cardinals

Anthony Rizzo homered and had three RBIs in the win, while Welington Castillo added two RBIs.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

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Spiegel: Even Combined, Cubs And White Sox Might Not Contend

A starting rotation of Sale-Samardzija-Quintana-Wood-Danks is solid.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

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