CWL’s Castillo Inks Contract With Rays

Keith Castillo, former USC catcher and member of the California Winter League’s Canada A’s, has signed a minor league contract with the Tampa Bay Rays.

Castillo tore through CWL pitching, batting .368 with a home run. He was also a perfect 6-6 on stolen base attempts.

As a senior at USC in 2010, Castillo batted .305, going 36-118 in 31 starts. He also hit four home runs and added 15 RBI.

Castillo will report to the Rays’ Spring Training on March 3, in Port Charlotte, FL.

Keith Castillo follows through on a homerun in CWL action