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John CastinoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1984 MLB Years: 1979-1984
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Drafted
Major Award Winner

Positions3B-553, 2B-232, SS-23, OF-6, DH-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Anthony Castino
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 23,1954 [63.359]PlaceEvanston,Illinois
High SchoolNew Trier (Winnetka,IL)
CollegeRollins College (Winter Park,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (58th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAngelo Giuliani
MLB DebutApril 6,1979 [24.165]
OrganizationsMIN [9] Awards1Awards Voting1-7
TBC Player ID9735Retrosheet IDcastj001MLBAM ID112120
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (3B) in 1979 ... Inducted into the Rollins University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1987
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed54Power57Contact60XBH49RBIs58Runs52Hitting75Durability68Team.474Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974RollinsCollegeFr3b-2b19451733762689451014800000.358.406.6421.04811123187.340.284.370.4677.494.280.574.8119.2237.10
1975RollinsCollegeSo3b-2b2050173385715495850151800000.329.383.6181.00110728188.329.289.405.4457.989.571.204.7919.2249.12
1976RollinsCollegeJr3b-2b214819245611731262130282300000.318.405.6251.03012032220.312.307.521.46212.7310.450.825.4516.0052.46
1976Wisconsin RapidsMidwA-21652524272152641000000000.286.286.433.71910923252.268.147.147.3270.000.000.002.3842.0031.94
1977Visalia OaksCalifA+min-227227554901451654134315312200.327.395.589.98416235311.356.262.407.4269.9717.041.715.1417.1938.89
1977Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-2236111821212710112102100.189.260.279.539315125.213.090.198.2488.8016.801.911.6055.5023.81
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         108386621111661861144427414300.288.356.500.85619340436.313.212.347.3759.6316.971.764.1321.4436.04
1978Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-3b2313749459136217116373357815500.275.321.413.73420439540.305.138.217.3316.4814.442.232.0444.9128.68
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23b2414839349112138552522772122209.285.331.397.72815626445.336.112.188.3276.0716.182.671.1278.6023.21
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23b251505466716517713647529670213115.302.336.430.76623537599.324.128.185.3424.8411.192.312.1742.0022.42
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23b261013814110213963645185217233.268.301.396.69715128409.295.128.173.3134.4012.712.891.4763.5027.45
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b271174104899126637253651232111.241.304.344.64814124453.262.103.183.2947.9511.261.421.3268.3324.24
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b281425638315630411574262541104111.277.348.403.75122745640.289.126.240.3399.698.440.871.7251.1828.85
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23b298275121003005200022.444.531.4811.01213132.480.037.222.44715.636.250.400.000.008.33
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6662320293646863441249221917729856313851.278.329.398.7279231612578.303.120.197.0006.8711.561.681.5956.5924.92
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31011321633195215351652177715229800.282.326.447.7735061021228.298.165.246.0006.2712.381.972.8532.3431.97
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17360567157238137083469917600.260.310.388.69823544665.289.128.213.0006.9214.892.151.9546.5428.03
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7227554901451654134315312200.327.395.589.98416235311.356.262.407.0009.9717.041.715.1417.1938.89
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652524272152641000000000.286.286.433.71910923252.268.147.147.0000.000.000.002.3842.0031.94
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter143538120180381530165190574900000.335.398.6281.02633883595.327.293.435.0009.588.240.865.0417.9346.11
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6662320293646863441249221917729856313851.278.329.398.7279231612578.303.120.197.0006.8711.561.681.5956.5924.92
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625647115721810615543721153212.278.329.398.72722539627.303.120.197.0006.8711.561.681.5956.5924.92
Average Minor - Per 162 games162592851672781886114407915400.282.326.447.77326453642.298.165.246.0006.2712.381.972.8532.3431.97

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Orlando Twins SouAAmin233B137--1223121532449434.9673.17------137100.095.8
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin243B143--852771431376362.9632.53------14896.688.3
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24SS5--69131615.9383.00------1483.43.1
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin253B138--1053401834463445.9613.22------15092.085.7
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS18--23554148278.9514.33------15012.011.2
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263B98--86224824318310.9753.16------10197.089.9
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262B4--1012152322.9575.50------1014.03.7
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B96--193228263423421.9954.39------11782.159.3
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B21--2550267775.9743.57------11717.913.0
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27OF6--12---12121.0002.00------1175.13.7
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------1170.90.6
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B132--301406794714707.9905.36------14293.081.5
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin283B8--1524114039.9754.88------1425.64.9
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH1---------------1420.70.6
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin293B8--812-120201.0002.50------8100.04.9
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B416--324927439712941251.9673.01------4160.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B232--5046461016211601150.9914.96------2320.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS23--29645179893.9494.04------230.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--12---12121.0002.00------60.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B137--1223121532449434.9673.17------1370.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Orlando Twins SouAAmin23-----137-----
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24----5143-----
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25----18138-----
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26---4-98-----
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---96-21---61
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---132-8----1
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29-----8-----

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1979American League Rookie of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-10-11Released by Twins. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.