Frank Castillo

Frank Castillo

Birth
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA
Death 28 Jul 2013 (aged 44)
Carefree, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 114591715 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. For thirteen seasons (1991 to 1998, 2000 to 2002 and 2004 to 2005), he was a pitcher with the Chicago Cubs, Colorado Rockies, Detroit Tigers, Toronto Blue Jays, Boston Red Sox and Florida Marlins. After attending Eastwood High School in Texas, he was selected by the Cubs during the 6th round of the 1987 Amateur Draft. He marked his Major League debut with Chicago on June 27th, 1991 and was inserted within the Cubs' starting rotation; he pitched in 18 games that season. In 1996, he had the undesirable distinction of leading the National League with 16 lost games and during the course of his career he produced five double-digit win seasons. From 1999 until the end of his career, he drifted from various organizations on both the Minor and Major League levels and in 2004, he was briefly a member of the Boston Red Sox squad which went onto capture their first World Series title in 86 years. In 297 regular season games, he compiled a 82 win 104 loss record with a 4.56 lifetime ERA in 1,595 innings pitched. Castillo drowned while swimming in Arizona.

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  • Originally Created by: David Peltier
  • Added: 29 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114591715
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Castillo (1 Apr 1969–28 Jul 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114591715, citing Restlawn Memorial Park, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .