Biographical

Portrait of Frank Castillo

Frank Castillo PCubs

Cubs Player Cards | Cubs Team Audit | Cubs Depth Chart

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 1595.3 82 104 2 1101 4.56 15.3
Birth Date4-1-1969
Height6' 1"
Weight180 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
1991 CHN 22 18 18 111.7 111.7 0.0 6 7 0 0 8 1 467 107 56 54 5 149 33 31 0 73 4.35 2.95 3.81 15.3 1.7
1992 CHN 23 33 33 205.3 205.3 0.0 10 11 0 0 21 3 856 179 91 79 19 286 63 57 6 135 3.46 3.67 4.13 11.0 1.2
1993 CHN 24 29 25 141.3 136.3 5.0 5 8 0 0 13 0 614 162 83 76 20 262 39 35 9 84 4.84 4.65 5.37 7.2 1.3
1994 CHN 25 4 4 23.0 23.0 0.0 2 1 0 0 1 0 96 25 13 11 3 39 5 5 0 19 4.30 3.76 4.64 1.0 0.1
1995 CHN 26 29 29 188.0 188.0 0.0 11 10 0 0 19 0 795 179 75 67 22 272 52 48 6 135 3.21 4.08 4.38 26.3 2.5
1996 CHN 27 33 33 182.3 182.3 0.0 7 16 0 0 13 0 789 209 112 107 28 342 46 42 8 139 5.28 4.45 5.22 11.6 1.1
1997 CHN 28 20 19 98.0 97.3 0.7 6 9 0 0 7 1 446 113 64 59 9 169 44 43 4 67 5.42 4.37 5.18 10.7 1.0
1997 COL 28 14 14 86.3 86.3 0.0 6 3 0 0 5 0 384 107 57 52 16 182 25 22 4 59 5.42 5.12 5.59 11.9 1.1
1998 DET 29 27 19 116.0 92.0 24.0 3 9 1 0 5 0 531 150 91 88 17 242 44 44 5 81 6.83 5.00 5.64 7.8 0.8
2000 TOR 31 25 24 138.0 137.0 1.0 10 5 0 0 12 2 576 112 58 55 18 193 56 56 5 104 3.59 4.74 5.09 18.4 1.9
2001 BOS 32 26 26 136.7 136.7 0.0 10 9 0 0 9 0 580 138 72 64 14 216 35 33 5 89 4.21 4.01 4.64 16.9 1.6
2002 BOS 33 36 23 163.3 130.7 32.7 6 15 1 1 11 1 711 174 101 92 19 264 58 52 7 112 5.07 4.39 5.20 12.9 1.2
2004 BOS 35 2 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0.00 6.16 8.01 -0.1 -0.0
2005 FLO 36 1 1 4.3 4.3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 22 4 5 5 0 6 5 5 0 4 10.38 4.61 3.79 0.4 0.0
Career2972681595.31531.064.3821042112486871166087880919026235064745911014.564.264.87151.415.3

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1987 WPT A- 1 1 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 WYT Rk 12 12 90.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 PEO A 9 8 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 WNS A+ 18 18 129.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 CHR AA 10 10 68.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 CHR AA 18 18 111.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 CHN MLB 18 18 111.7 3.81 111 .239 .253 .319 .374 .259 .287 104 15.9 1.7 15.3 1.7
1991 IOW AAA 4 4 25.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 CHN MLB 33 33 205.3 4.13 96 .247 .250 .310 .366 .253 .253 102 14.5 1.6 11.0 1.2
1993 CHN MLB 29 25 141.3 5.37 84 .283 .258 .319 .387 .253 .307 103 7.3 0.7 7.2 1.3
1994 CHN MLB 4 4 23.0 4.64 92 .250 .265 .321 .395 .248 .319 92 2.2 0.2 1.0 0.1
1994 DAY A+ 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 ORL AA 1 1 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 IOW AAA 11 11 66.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 CHN MLB 29 29 188.0 4.38 109 .241 .267 .328 .409 .254 .271 104 27.9 2.7 26.3 2.5
1996 CHN MLB 33 33 182.3 5.22 89 .267 .264 .328 .404 .253 .319 99 13.2 1.3 11.6 1.1
1997 CHN MLB 20 19 98.0 5.18 92 .274 .259 .327 .400 .253 .323 104 8.8 0.9 10.7 1.0
1997 COL MLB 14 14 86.3 5.59 106 .270 .262 .324 .414 .256 .325 128 11.5 1.1 11.9 1.1
1998 DET MLB 27 19 116.0 5.64 87 .300 .272 .339 .425 .263 .346 98 7.5 0.7 7.8 0.8
1998 LAK A+ 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 NAS AAA 19 19 119.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 TOR MLB 25 24 138.0 5.09 98 .231 .275 .343 .441 .263 .239 94 17.0 1.6 18.4 1.9
2001 BOS MLB 26 26 136.7 4.64 101 .254 .267 .333 .425 .264 .284 96 17.0 1.7 16.9 1.6
2001 PAW AAA 2 2 7.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BOS MLB 36 23 163.3 5.20 91 .268 .260 .327 .418 .260 .301 99 13.2 1.3 12.9 1.2
2003 GWN AAA 4 3 18.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .367 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SAC AAA 19 16 96.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .304 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BOS MLB 2 0 1.0 8.01 64 .226 .312 .377 .536 .295 .333 117 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2004 PAW AAA 27 25 168.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FLO MLB 1 1 4.3 3.79 105 .300 .250 .319 .393 .261 .308 88 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.0
2005 ABQ AAA 27 24 143.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.839 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1987 WPT A- 1 0 0 1 1 6.0 3 1 6 0 0% .000 4.5 1.5 0.0 9.0 0.67 0.00 0.0 0.0
1987 WYT Rk 10 1 0 12 12 90.3 86 21 83 4 0% .000 8.6 2.1 0.4 8.3 1.18 2.29 0.0 0.0
1988 PEO A 6 1 0 9 8 51.0 25 10 58 1 0% .000 4.4 1.8 0.2 10.2 0.69 0.71 0.0 0.0
1989 WNS A+ 9 6 0 18 18 129.3 118 24 114 5 0% .000 8.2 1.7 0.3 7.9 1.10 2.51 0.0 0.0
1989 CHR AA 3 4 0 10 10 68.0 73 12 43 7 0% .000 9.7 1.6 0.9 5.7 1.25 3.84 0.0 0.0
1990 CHR AA 6 6 0 18 18 111.3 113 27 112 8 0% .000 9.1 2.2 0.6 9.1 1.26 3.88 0.0 0.0
1991 CHN MLB 6 7 0 18 18 111.7 107 33 73 5 45% .287 8.6 2.7 0.4 5.9 1.25 4.35 15.3 1.7
1991 IOW AAA 3 1 0 4 4 25.0 20 7 20 0 0% .000 7.2 2.5 0.0 7.2 1.08 2.52 0.0 0.0
1992 CHN MLB 10 11 0 33 33 205.3 179 63 135 19 42% .253 7.8 2.8 0.8 5.9 1.18 3.46 11.0 1.2
1993 CHN MLB 5 8 0 29 25 141.3 162 39 84 20 43% .307 10.3 2.5 1.3 5.3 1.42 4.84 7.2 1.3
1994 CHN MLB 2 1 0 4 4 23.0 25 5 19 3 33% .319 9.8 2.0 1.2 7.4 1.30 4.30 1.0 0.1
1994 IOW AAA 4 2 0 11 11 66.0 57 10 64 9 0% .000 7.8 1.4 1.2 8.7 1.02 3.27 0.0 0.0
1994 ORL AA 1 0 0 1 1 7.0 4 1 2 0 0% .000 5.1 1.3 0.0 2.6 0.71 1.29 0.0 0.0
1994 DAY A+ 0 1 0 1 1 4.0 7 0 1 0 0% .000 15.8 0.0 0.0 2.2 1.75 4.50 0.0 0.0
1995 CHN MLB 11 10 0 29 29 188.0 179 52 135 22 49% .271 8.6 2.5 1.1 6.5 1.23 3.21 26.3 2.5
1996 CHN MLB 7 16 0 33 33 182.3 209 46 139 28 44% .319 10.3 2.3 1.4 6.9 1.40 5.28 11.6 1.1
1997 CHN MLB 6 9 0 20 19 98.0 113 44 67 9 45% .323 10.4 4.0 0.8 6.2 1.60 5.42 10.7 1.0
1997 COL MLB 6 3 0 14 14 86.3 107 25 59 16 44% .325 11.2 2.6 1.7 6.2 1.53 5.42 11.9 1.1
1998 DET MLB 3 9 1 27 19 116.0 150 44 81 17 41% .346 11.6 3.4 1.3 6.3 1.67 6.83 7.8 0.8
1998 LAK A+ 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 2 0 4 0 0% .000 3.6 0.0 0.0 7.2 0.40 0.00 0.0 0.0
1999 NAS AAA 7 5 0 19 19 119.3 139 32 90 15 0% .000 10.5 2.4 1.1 6.8 1.43 4.68 0.0 0.0
2000 TOR MLB 10 5 0 25 24 138.0 112 56 104 18 43% .239 7.3 3.7 1.2 6.8 1.22 3.59 18.4 1.9
2001 BOS MLB 10 9 0 26 26 136.7 138 35 89 14 47% .284 9.1 2.3 0.9 5.9 1.27 4.21 16.9 1.6
2001 PAW AAA 0 0 0 2 2 7.7 7 0 3 0 0% .000 8.2 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.91 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 BOS MLB 6 15 1 36 23 163.3 174 58 112 19 49% .301 9.6 3.2 1.0 6.2 1.42 5.07 12.9 1.2
2003 GWN AAA 0 1 0 4 3 18.0 23 4 14 1 0% .367 11.5 2.0 0.5 7.0 1.50 1.50 0.0 0.0
2003 SAC AAA 5 4 0 19 16 96.0 104 34 59 12 0% .304 9.8 3.2 1.1 5.5 1.44 4.12 0.0 0.0
2004 BOS MLB 0 0 0 2 0 1.0 1 1 0 0 33% .333 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 0.00 -0.1 -0.0
2004 PAW AAA 10 9 0 27 25 168.3 169 34 123 28 0% .278 9.0 1.8 1.5 6.6 1.21 4.39 0.0 0.0
2005 FLO MLB 0 1 0 1 1 4.3 4 5 4 0 38% .308 8.3 10.4 0.0 8.3 2.08 10.38 0.4 0.0
2005 ABQ AAA 9 11 0 27 24 143.3 161 58 80 20 0% -.839 10.1 3.6 1.3 5.0 1.53 5.53 0.0 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2002-07-06 2002-07-13 DTD 7 4 Right Fingers Other Blood Vessel Popped Index Finger - -
2001-06-29 2001-08-08 15-DL 40 35 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2000-08-14 2000-09-17 15-DL 34 28 Right Elbow Sprain - -
2000-07-10 2000-07-23 DTD 13 10 - Elbow Inflammation - -
1998-03-26 1998-04-28 15-DL 33 21 Right Shoulder Strain - -
1994-04-04 1994-05-15 15-DL 41 34 Right Fingers Strain Torn Tendon Ring Finger - -
1991-08-11 1991-08-27 15-DL 16 15 Right Shoulder Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 FLO $800,000
2002 BOS $2,250,000
2001 BOS $2,250,000
2000 TOR $375,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$5,675,000
4 yrTotal$5,675,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 48 dJim Turner

Details
  • designated for assignment 5/05 contract purchased 5/05 sent to minor-league camp 3/05 signed as a free agent from BOS 11/04 (minor-league contract) sent outright to Triple-A 4/04 contract purchased 4/04 signed as a free agent from ATL 4/04 (minor-league contract) signed as a free agent from OAK 8/03 (minor-league contract) signed as a free agent from BOS 4/03 waived 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.8M (03) 12/02
  • 2 year/$4.5M (01-02:$2.25M ea)

BP Annual Player Comments

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

BP Articles

Frank Castillo is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: My Book Report on a Video of the Longest Home Runs HitSam Miller2013-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 19-26, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-27
This article requires BP Premium accessHope and Faith: How the San Francisco Giants Can Win the World SeriesGary Huckabay2007-03-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 24-June 12, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 10-16Christina Kahrl2004-11-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 19-25, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 9-12Christina Kahrl2004-04-14
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2004-04-14
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Florida Marlins, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2004-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 7-10, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-April 6, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: February 19-24, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-02-27
Transaction Analysis: The EastsChristina Kahrl2003-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessThe 2003 Free Agent Market: A Breakdown of this Year's Free Agent ClassNate Silver2003-01-03
Transaction Analysis: August 4-7, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-12
Transaction Analysis: July 30-31, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-02
Transaction Analysis: July 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-28
Transaction Analysis: July 15-21, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-24
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Prospectus Feature: Aim for the Head: Dropping the Worst StartsKeith Woolner2002-05-03
Transaction Analysis: April 18-20, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-22
Internet Baseball Awards: Pitcher of the YearBaseball Prospectus2000-11-02


BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.