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Biography Data
Positions: C-650, DH-30
Proper Name: Jason Michael Castro
Born: June 18, 1987 (29.132)
Place Castro Valley, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 210 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Castro Valley (Castro Valley,CA)
College: Stanford University
Drafted: 2008 -- 1st round (10th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 22,2010 (23.004)
Service Time:5.104 (2015)
TBC Player ID:54347
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-05-14 - Houston Astros - Placed on paternity leave More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]MLB #41 HOU #1 [2009]MLB #53 HOU #1
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($5m) [Loses arbitration] by Houston Astros (2016-02-10)
Signed by:Joe Graham, Robert Heck

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-05-14Houston AstrosCActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2016-05-10Houston AstrosCPat LeaveHouston AstrosMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2016-02-10Houston AstrosCActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($5m) [Loses arbitration]40man
    2015-09-18Houston AstrosCActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-08-29Houston AstrosCDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Strained right quad40man
    2015-01-17Houston AstrosCActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2014-01-17Houston AstroscActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.45m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2013-10-03Houston AstroscActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-17Houston AstroscDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Cyst on right knee40man
    2012-08-12Houston AstroscActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-06Houston AstrosCDL-15Oklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-08-03Houston AstroscDL-15Corpus ChristiAAAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA) for rehab40man
    2012-07-15Houston AstroscDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Right knee swelling40man
    2012-05-06Houston AstroscActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLB40man
    2012-02-18Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2011-02-16Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 1st round (10th overall) of 2008 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Boston Red Sox in 43rd round (1303rd overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Houston Astros$ 5,000,0002361074$ 507,500$ 4,325,6902016-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($5m) [Loses arbitration]
    2015Houston Astros$ 4,000,0002691070$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2014Houston Astros$ 2,450,000337563$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.45m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2013Houston Astros$ 496,6006641127$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Houston Astros$ 486,0006511828$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-02-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.486m)
    2010Houston Astros$ 400,000757440$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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