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Nick CastellanosTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Detroit Tigers MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

Positions3B-737, RF-214, OF-142, LF-139, DH-30Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNicholas Alexander Castellanos
Height6-4Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 4,1992 [26.225]PlaceDavie,Florida
High SchoolArchbishop McCarthy (Fort Lauderdale,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (44th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$3,450,000Signing ScoutsRolando CasanovaService Time4.029 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-MLB-#65 ... 2011-DET-#2 ... 2012-MLB-#45 ... 2012-DET-#2 ... 2013-MLB-#21 ... 2013-DET-#1 ... 2014-MLB-#25 ... 2014-DET-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2013 [21.181]
OrganizationsDET [9] Awards8Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID156318Retrosheet IDcastn001MLBAM ID592206
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (3B) in 2014
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed43Power75Contact46XBH70RBIs77Runs39Hitting78Durability77Team.493Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Gulf Coast Tigers (East)GCLRkdet453b18724582003014500101.333.414.417.83110229.400.084.208.36913.7917.241.250.000.0025.00
2011West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet303b1913550765158363776324513031625.312.367.436.80322146562.402.124.215.3528.0123.132.891.2572.4329.11
2012Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det13b2055215378717333232224230315.405.461.5531.01411923243.486.148.256.4369.0517.281.911.2371.6726.44
2012Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet1rf-3b20793223585151725541476203112.264.296.382.67812323341.322.118.165.2944.1122.295.432.0546.0027.06
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1345377217232410578636118506217.320.365.451.81624246584.390.131.201.3536.1620.213.281.7153.7026.74
2013Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet23lf211345338114737118764154100305212.276.343.450.79324056595.307.174.281.3469.0816.811.853.0329.6138.10
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet30lf211118150000000100000.278.278.278.5565018.294.000.000.2470.005.560.000.000.000.00
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet93b22148533501383141166223614030737.259.306.394.70021046579.326.135.203.3076.2224.183.891.9048.4533.33
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet93b231545494214033615730339152106121.255.303.419.72223054595.322.164.230.3116.5525.553.902.5236.6038.57
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet93b24110411541172541858112811135014.285.335.496.83120447447.351.211.280.3536.2624.833.964.0322.8340.17
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet93b25157614731673610261014541142505012.272.320.490.81030172665.313.218.283.3416.1721.353.463.9123.6243.11
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet926157620881854652389214915160358.298.354.500.85431074678.361.202.282.3637.2322.273.083.3926.9640.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter73727453087521712993387912193697185211052.274.323.459.78212602932982.334.185.254.0006.4723.373.613.1229.5238.96
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4101601223485107835212151013935311118635.303.359.445.8047131501770.366.142.232.0007.8519.942.541.9845.7430.93
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1345338114737118764154100305212.276.343.450.79324056595.307.174.281.0009.0816.811.853.0329.6138.10
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter793223585151725541476203112.264.296.382.67812323341.322.118.165.0004.1122.295.432.0546.0027.06
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55215378717333232224230315.405.461.5531.01411923243.486.148.256.0009.0517.281.911.2371.6726.44
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13550765158363776324513031625.312.367.436.80322146562.402.124.215.0008.0123.132.891.2572.4329.11
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter724582003014500101.333.414.417.83110229.400.084.208.00013.7917.241.250.000.0025.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter73727453087521712993387912193697185211052.274.323.459.78212602932982.334.185.254.0006.4723.373.613.1229.5238.96
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626036816538620852342153415211.274.323.459.78227764655.334.185.254.0006.4723.373.613.1229.5238.96
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626338819242314846455139407214.303.359.445.80428259699.366.142.232.0007.8519.942.541.9845.7430.93

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Gulf Coast Tigers (East) GCLRkdet183B3---42164.6671.33------742.95.2
2011West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet193B129--631912318277254.9171.97------13595.692.8
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det203B51--2397136133120.9022.35------5592.738.9
2012Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet20RF51--9632110199.9801.94------7964.636.2
2012Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet203B27--1955237674.9742.74------7934.219.1
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21LF130--213831224221.9871.70------13497.090.3
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet21LF94385---551.0000.560.13-----1181.85.6
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet21DH1---------------119.10.6
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet223B1451411229752121522302287.9501.980.23-----14898.089.5
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet233B1451421175922491227353341.9662.350.29-----15494.290.1
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet23DH7---------------1544.54.3
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet243B10810789866184912259250.9652.310.28-----11098.267.1
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH1---------------1100.90.6
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet253B1291281098772021821297279.9392.160.25-----15782.279.6
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25RF212017326-1-2726.9631.240.15-----15713.413.0
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH7---------------1574.54.3
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26RF1421421234287103-300297.9902.090.24-----15790.487.7
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26OF1421421234287103-300297.9902.090.24-----15790.487.7
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26DH14---------------1578.98.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B5275184400310847548212111157.9552.200.26-----5270.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF1631621407313104-327323.9881.980.23-----1630.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1421421234287103-300297.9902.090.24-----1420.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF94385---551.0000.560.13-----90.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF130--213831224221.9871.70------1300.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF51--9632110199.9801.94------510.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B27--1955237674.9742.74------270.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B51--2397136133120.9022.35------510.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B129--631912318277254.9171.97------1290.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---42164.6671.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Gulf Coast Tigers (East) GCLRkdet18-----3-----
2011West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet19-----129-----
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det20-----51-----
2012Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet20-----27--51--
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21------130----
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet21------9---1
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet22-----145-----
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet23-----145----7
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet24-----108----1
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-----129--21-7
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26--------14214214

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB1911000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor2024998246011120103100000.242.312.333.645337109.343.091.2129.1728.443.100.9299.0029.17
2012Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2034010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2013Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB211525592016106400000.360.484.5601.04414331.400.200.48019.3512.900.673.2325.0033.33
2014Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22206392190216222900102.333.348.571.919361166.358.238.2703.0313.644.503.0331.5052.38
2014Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB22310110011002100010.100.250.400.6504112.000.300.50016.678.330.508.3310.00100.00
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB232461515201100041510100.246.299.328.62720367.304.082.1485.9722.393.751.4961.0020.00
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24184891330250031010102.271.321.458.77922553.297.187.2505.6618.873.333.7724.0038.46
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2522611023904151051600000.377.424.7211.145441366.463.344.4437.5824.243.206.0615.2556.52
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB262157615115140021210100.263.295.579.87433761.244.316.3513.2819.676.008.2011.4046.67
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs24998246011120103100000.242.312.333.645337109.343.091.2129.1728.443.100.9299.0029.17
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs1243204497261156642226730404.303.350.531.88117042349.339.228.3036.3019.203.054.3021.3343.30
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs310110011002100010.100.250.400.6504112.000.300.50016.678.330.508.3310.00100.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010High School All-American - 2nd Team (IF)1
2011Midwest League All-Star Team (3B)1
2012All-Star Futures Game MVP (United States) ... Detroit Tigers Minor League Player of the Year2
2013International League All-Star Team (OF) ... Triple A All-Star Team (OF)2
2014MLB All-Rookie Team (3B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (3B)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12RFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.05m) [Avoids arbitration]25.314Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-01-123BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3m) [Avoids arbitration]24.314Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-09-273BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.207Team Roster on 2016-09-27
2016-08-063BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Fractured left hand24.155Team Roster on 2016-08-06
2013-09-013BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Toledo (AAA)21.181Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-04-063BDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)21.033Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-06-093BDetroit TigersErie (AA)-Minors--20.097Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-08-16ContractSigned by Tigers 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2010Detroit Tigers-183,450,000-------3,450,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 44th overall)
2013Detroit TigersTeam Payroll21490,000-77538-3,023,990490,0003,940,000
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22500,000-79440-3,256,497500,0004,440,000
2015Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23525,0002.02958919353,571,283507,5004,965,000
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24536,5003.02952517423,498,245507,5005,501,500
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll253,000,0004.02932711633,651,709535,0008,501,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Detroit TigersTeam Payroll266,050,000-191577++4,360,045545,00014,551,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.05m) [Avoids arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red