Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:08:11 -0800
The Houston Astros do not sound likely to trade C Jason Castro anytime soon. This offseason, several teams asked the Astros about Castro, but the Astros feel Castro's play and leadership are too valuable to deal right now.
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:02:36 -0800
Houston Astros C Max Stassi (concussion) said Wednesday, Feb. 12, that he is over his concussion, and will be ready for spring training. "All that's in the past now. I feel 100 percent, ready to go," Stassi said. Stassi, who might be the team's catcher of the future, is likely to begin the season at Triple-A Oklahoma City as long as Cs Jason Castro and Carlos Corporan remain healthy.
Sun, 19 Jan 2014 12:14:21 -0800
The Houston Astros have not yet discussed a long-term contract extension with C Jason Castro, according to an unnamed source.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:21:55 -0800
The Houston Astros avoided arbitration with C Jason Castro and 1B Jesus Guzman Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to one-year deals with both. Castro will make $2.45 million. It's unknown how much Guzman was signed for.
Sun, 05 Jan 2014 10:14:04 -0800
The Houston Astros may be willing to trade C Jason Castro if they are not able to sign him to an extension. Castro's availability will also depend on C Max Stassi's development.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:32:35 -0800
Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler will hit leadoff and start in center field in 2014. 2B Jose Altuve will hit second and C Jason Castro will be in the No. 3 slot.
Tue, 12 Nov 2013 08:43:23 -0800
The Houston Astros have received significant interest in C Jason Castro.
Thu, 19 Sep 2013 12:52:45 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (knee) underwent a minor procedure Thursday, Sept. 19, to have a cyst removed from his right knee.
Fantasy Tip: Castro should be fine for spring training next year, and he'll be a popular catcher pick in drafts based on his fine showing in 2013.
Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:04:06 -0700
The Houston Astros placed C Jason Castro (knee) on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 17, ending his season.
Fantasy Tip: You can safely drop Castro for the final 11 games of the season. Carlos Corporan should see the majority of the catching duties until the end of the season if you have the need in a two-catcher format.
Sun, 15 Sep 2013 12:38:22 -0700
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (knee) hit in the batting cage and did some running Saturday, Sept. 14. Manager Bo Porter said he will not return to action until he is 100 percent. "I definitely feel better than before," Castro said. "I think still there's a little bit of time probably left, but it's definitely making progress."