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Welington Castillo was born on 24 April, 1987 in San Isidro, Dominican Republic, is a Dominican baseball player. Discover Welington Castillo's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 33 years old?

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Age 34 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 24 April 1987
Birthday 24 April
Birthplace San Isidro, Dominican Republic
Nationality Dominican Republic

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Welington Castillo Height, Weight & Measurements

At 34 years old, Welington Castillo height is 1.78 m .

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Height 1.78 m
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Who Is Welington Castillo's Wife?

His wife is Kissalry Castillo

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Welington Castillo Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Welington Castillo worth at the age of 34 years old? Welington Castillo’s income source is mostly from being a successful Player. He is from Dominican Republic. We have estimated Welington Castillo's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Timeline

2020

On January 24, 2020, Castillo signed a minor-league deal with the Washington Nationals..

2019

On October 31, 2019, Castillo was traded to the Texas Rangers, along with international slot compensation, in exchange for Jonah McReynolds. The Rangers immediately declined the 2020 option on his contract, making him a free agent.

2017

On December 1, 2017, Castillo signed a two-year, $15 million contract with the Chicago White Sox. The contract includes a $8 million option for the 2020 season. On May 24, 2018, Castillo received an 80-game suspension for testing positive on Erythropoietin.

2016

Castillo signed a one-year, $6 million contract with the Baltimore Orioles on December 16, 2016. The contract includes a $7 million player option for the 2018 season. In his Orioles debut, Castillo went 2 for 4 and collected a double on Opening Day. He drove in his first run as an Oriole on April 8, in a 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees. His first home run with the team came on April 28, in a 14-11 loss to the Yankees. in the month of April, Castillo played in 17 games for the Orioles, slashing .314/.333/.443 with six doubles, a home run and six RBIs.

2015

ESPN in December reported speculation that Castillo could be traded prior to the 2015 season, as the Cubs were expected to start newly acquired catcher Miguel Montero.

On May 19, 2015, Castillo was traded to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for pitcher Yoervis Medina.

On June 3, 2015, the Mariners traded Castillo, Dominic Leone, Gabby Guerrero, and Jack Reinheimer to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Mark Trumbo and Vidal Nuño.

2014

Castillo was the starting catcher for the Cubs in 2014, playing in 110 games and hitting .237/.296/.389 with 13 home runs and 46 RBIs.

2013

Castillo played in 113 games in 2013, hitting .274/.349/.397 with 8 home runs and 32 RBIs.

2012

On April 28, 2012, Castillo was recalled from Iowa after back-up catcher Steve Clevenger was placed on the DL. He was hitting .320 with two home runs and eight RBIs in 16 games at Iowa. He played 52 games at the major league level, hitting .265 with five home runs and 22 RBI.

2010

He began 2010 with the Iowa Cubs and hit .255 with 13 home runs and 59 RBI with them. Castillo spent most of 2011 with Iowa, hitting .286 with 15 home runs in 61 games, but he also played two games with the AZL Cubs and 12 games with Daytona, hitting a combined .287 with 16 home runs. In the minors, he hit .268 with eight home runs and 28 RBI in 49 games split between Iowa and the Tennessee Smokies.

Castillo was called up by the Cubs on August 10, 2010 and spent seven games in the major leagues, hitting .300 with a home run, four doubles and five RBIs. Castillo also played in four games with Chicago, from May 12–25 while Geovany Soto was on the disabled list (DL). In those games, Castillo hit .154 in 13 at bats.

2006

Castillo began his professional career in 2006, playing for the AZL Cubs (seven games) and Boise Hawks (three games), hitting a combined .188. In 2007, he hit .271 with 11 home runs and 44 runs batted in (RBIs) for the Peoria Chiefs. He split 2008 between the Daytona Cubs (33 games), Tennessee Smokies (57 games) and Iowa Cubs (one game), hitting .287 with four home runs in 91 games. With the Smokies again in 2009, Castillo's average dropped to .232; however, he hit 11 home runs with 32 RBIs in 319 at bats.

2004

Castillo was signed as an amateur free agent by the Chicago Cubs in 2004.

1987

Welington Andrés Castillo (born April 24, 1987), nicknamed "Beef" after Beef Wellington, is a Dominican professional baseball catcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB for the Chicago Cubs, Seattle Mariners, Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, and Chicago White Sox.

1974

On May 2, Castillo was placed on the 10-day DL with right shoulder tendinitis. He returned to the Orioles on May 16, where he collected three hits and a pair of RBIs. He would collect three hits a piece in each of his next two games, extending his streak of games with three hits to four. He became the first catcher since 1974 to do so, and just the third catcher since 1913 to accomplish the feat. In a May 19 game against the Blue Jays, Castillo hit his first home run at Camden Yards as a member of the Orioles. He would later hit a two-run home run in the tenth inning of the same game to walk it off for the Orioles. This streak ended the next night, however: he hit a go-ahead, game-winning three-run home run in the seventh inning to lead to Orioles to a 7-5 victory. It gave Castillo an RBI in six consecutive games and extended his overall hit streak to nine games.