Sep. 12 1:39 PM PT2:39 PM MT3:39 PM CT4:39 PM ET16:39 ET20:39 GMT4:39 1:39 PM MST3:39 PM EST4:09 PM VEN0:39 UAE (+1)3:39 PM CT-Castro went 2 for 4 with a solo homer in a 5-1 win over Philadelphia on Friday. Analysis: Castro is 9 for 16 with two homers in his last five games.
Aug. 31 2:33 PM PT3:33 PM MT4:33 PM CT5:33 PM ET17:33 ET21:33 GMT5:33 2:33 PM MST4:33 PM EST5:03 PM VEN1:33 UAE (+1)4:33 PM CT-Castro had three hits and made a key defensive play in Jake Arrieta's no-hitter Sunday against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Analysis: The Chicago Cubs second baseman made a running grab on Carl Crawford's line drive with two outs in the seventh inning. Castro was also charged with an error on Kike Hernandez's one-hopper in the third in a 2-0 win. He's batting .400 (10 for 25) with four extra-base hits in his last eight games.
Aug. 26 1:04 PM PT2:04 PM MT3:04 PM CT4:04 PM ET16:04 ET20:04 GMT4:04 1:04 PM MST3:04 PM EST3:34 PM VEN0:04 UAE (+1)3:04 PM CT-Castro was a triple shy of the cycle Tuesday at San Francisco. Analysis: Castro's OPS since the All-Star break is just .571, so most owners have likely already cut him loose.
Aug. 15 11:07 AM PT12:07 PM MT1:07 PM CT2:07 PM ET14:07 ET18:07 GMT2:07 11:07 AM MST1:07 PM EST1:37 PM VEN22:07 UAE1:07 PM CT-Making his first career start at second base, Castro went 3 for 4 in Friday's victory over the White Sox. Analysis: It was an encouraging performance for the embattled infielder, who hadn't started the last six games after being replaced by rookie Addison Russell as the everyday shortstop. Castro is hitting just .218 with no home runs since the All-Star break.
Aug. 8 11:51 AM PT12:51 PM MT1:51 PM CT2:51 PM ET14:51 ET18:51 GMT2:51 11:51 AM MST1:51 PM EST2:21 PM VEN22:51 UAE1:51 PM CT-Castro will be out of the Cubs' starting lineup Saturday for the second straight day. The 25-year-old Castro is batting .183 in 18 games since the All-Star break. He says he was ''a little frustrated'' after he was told of the decision from manager Joe Maddon, but he understands. Analysis: Maddon benched Castro for Friday's 7-3 victory over San Francisco, and had a similar lineup for Saturday's game against the Giants. Addison Russell was at shortstop, Chris Coghlan got the start at second and Kyle Schwarber was in left field, keeping Castro in the dugout.
July 23 1:29 PM PT2:29 PM MT3:29 PM CT4:29 PM ET16:29 ET20:29 GMT4:29 1:29 PM MST3:29 PM EST3:59 PM VEN0:29 UAE (+1)3:29 PM CT-Castro continues to struggle, going 2 for 11 in Wednesday's doubleheader with Cincinnati. Analysis: Castro has gone 7 for 60 (.117) over his last 16 games, but he's hit .407 with three home runs, six doubles and 11 RBIs in 15 career home meetings with Philadelphia.
June 22 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Castro was 3 for 4 with his 35th RBI Sunday at Minnesota. Analysis: Castro is 17 for 55 (.309) with 10 RBIs in his last 13 games.
June 21 9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET12:30 ET16:30 GMT0:30 9:30 AM MST11:30 AM EST12:00 PM VEN20:30 UAE11:30 AM CT-Castro atoned for a costly error the previous night with a two-run single in the 10th inning on Saturday, helping the Chicago Cubs to a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Analysis: Castro's error and subsequent pouting at shortstop in the first inning on Friday night got the Twins rolling to a 7-2 victory. But he went 2 for 5 one day later.
June 15 12:09 PM PT1:09 PM MT2:09 PM CT3:09 PM ET15:09 ET19:09 GMT3:09 12:09 PM MST2:09 PM EST2:39 PM VEN23:09 UAE2:09 PM CT-Castro was 3 for 5 Sunday against the Reds, and his 11th-inning single brought home the winning run in a 2-1 victory. Analysis: Castro is batting .313 with seven RBIs in his last seven contests.
Apr. 22 3:06 PM PT4:06 PM MT5:06 PM CT6:06 PM ET18:06 ET22:06 GMT6:06 3:06 PM MST5:06 PM EST5:36 PM VEN2:06 UAE (+1)5:06 PM CT-Castro was 3 for 5 with a home run and four RBIs in Tuesday's win in Pittsburgh. Analysis: Castro is 9 for 19 in with six RBIs in his last four games.
Apr. 12 3:14 PM PT4:14 PM MT5:14 PM CT6:14 PM ET18:14 ET22:14 GMT6:14 3:14 PM MST5:14 PM EST5:44 PM VEN2:14 UAE (+1)5:14 PM CT-Castro had three hits, including a solo homer, and drove in two runs in a 9-5 win in Colorado on Saturday. Analysis: The Chicago Cubs shortstop is 6 for 16 with three RBIs in his first four games this season.