"Not have him as your center fielder and leadoff hitter? Are you kidding me?" said one of the scouts. "This guy could be an All-Star. This guy could be an All-Star this year. He could have been Rookie of the Year last year if he’d had more at-bats. He could be their best player."
It seems like Castillo needs to hurry back and might be feeling the pressure of missing his chance to impress.
Manager John Farrell stated that his progress was coming along faster than expected so we might see Castillo back in the lineup as early as this weekend.
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