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+ Chicago White Sox Status: Active (MLB)

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Biography Data
Positions: C-1020, DH-9, 1B-4
Proper Name: Welington Andres Castillo
Born: April 24, 1987 (30.268)
Place San Isidro, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 195 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2004 -- Signed as free agent by Chicago Cubs
MLB Debut:August 11,2010 (23.109)
Service Time:6.009 (2017)
TBC Player ID:128070
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-12-01 - Chicago White Sox - Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($15m) [Free Agent] 2020 option @ $8m More
Prospect Ranks:[2012]CHN #6 [2009]CHN #5
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($15m) [Free Agent] 2020 option @ $8m by Chicago White Sox (2017-12-01)
Organizations:CHN, SEA, ARI, BAL
Signed by:Jose Serra

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-12-01Chicago White SoxCActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($15m) [Free Agent] 2020 option @ $8m40man
    2017-11-07CFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2017-06-10Baltimore OriolesCActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-06-09Baltimore OriolesCD10BowieAAAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab40man
    2017-05-31Baltimore OriolesCD10Baltimore OriolesMLBDL-10 Testicular injury40man
    2017-05-16Baltimore OriolesCActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-05-13Baltimore OriolesCD10BowieAAAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab40man
    2017-05-02Baltimore OriolesCD10Baltimore OriolesMLBDL-10 Shoulder tendinitis40man
    2016-12-15Baltimore OriolesCActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m) Player option for 2018 at $7m40man
    2016-12-01CFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-08-15Arizona DiamondbacksCActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBReinstated from bereavement list40man
    2016-08-12Arizona DiamondbacksCBArizona DiamondbacksMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2016-08-10Arizona DiamondbacksCPat LeaveArizona DiamondbacksMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2016-01-15Arizona DiamondbacksCActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.7m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2015-06-03Arizona DiamondbacksCActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBTraded by Mariners with Dominic Leone, Gabby Guerrero and Jack Reinheimer to Diamondbacks for Mark Trumbo and Vidal Nuno40man
    2015-05-19Seattle MarinerscActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBTraded from Cubs to Mariners for Yoervis Medina40man
    2015-01-17Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.1m) Avoids arbitration40man
    2014-06-22Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-06-19Chicago CubsCDL-15IowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab40man
    2014-06-03Chicago CubscDL-15Chicago CubsMLBDL-15 Rib injury40man
    2013-10-01Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-26Chicago CubscDL-15Chicago CubsMLBDL-15 Right knee surgery40man
    2013-03-05Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.503m)40man
    2012-07-31Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBRecalled from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2012-06-18Chicago CubscMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2012-06-14Chicago CubscActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-08Chicago CubsCDL-15TennesseeAAAssigned to Tennessee (AA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-22Chicago CubscDL-15TennesseeAADL-15 Right MCL sprain40man
    2012-04-28Chicago CubsCActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBRecalled from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2012-03-29Chicago CubscMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2011-09-29Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAActivated from DL40man
    2011-08-30Chicago CubsCD7IowaAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2011-08-11Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAActivated from DL40man
    2011-08-10Chicago CubsCD7Arizona CubsRkAssigned to AZL Cubs (Rk) for rehab40man
    2011-07-28Chicago CubsCD7IowaAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2011-05-29Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2011-05-11Chicago CubsCActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBRecalled from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2011-04-21Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2011-04-05Chicago CubsCMinorsDaytonaA+Assigned to Daytona (A+)40man
    2011-03-28Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2010-09-02Chicago CubsCActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBRecalled from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2010-08-23Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2010-08-10Chicago CubsCActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBRecalled from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2010-05-31Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAActivated from DL40man
    2010-05-22Chicago CubsCD7IowaAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2010-03-19Chicago CubsCMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2009-11-20Chicago CubsCActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago Cubs in 2004.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Baltimore Orioles$ 6,000,0002041377$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-12-01 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($15m) [Free Agent] 2020 option @ $8m
    2016Arizona Diamondbacks$ 3,700,000294768$ 507,500$ 3,498,2452016-12-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m) Player option for 2018 at $7m
    2016-01-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.7m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2015Seattle Mariners$ 2,100,0003861557$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.1m) Avoids arbitration
    2015Arizona Diamondbacks$ 2,100,0003861057$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.1m) Avoids arbitration
    2015Chicago Cubs$ 2,100,0003862357$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.1m) Avoids arbitration
    2014Chicago Cubs$ 530,0005282142$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Chicago Cubs$ 503,0005962434$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.503m)
    2012Chicago Cubs$ 480,000760470$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Chicago Cubs$ 414,000789400$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Chicago Cubs$ 400,000757420$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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