Tag: SImon Castro

FutureSox Prospects of the Month: May 2012

Amidst the buzz of the draft (stay with us throughout day two of the draft for frequent updates) some focus will still be given to the players already in the system. Two months are in the books, which means the first half of the minor league season is heading into its final stretch and rookie... Read more »

Tracking the Newly Acquired White Sox Prospects

The White Sox had a busy offseason in terms of acquiring prospects. It’s time to take a look at the early returns on those players and what the outlook is for them. Jose Quintana Acquired: free agent signing in November Quintana was a sleeper pick up of sorts because he wasn’t acquired in a trade... Read more »

2012 Birmingham Season Preview

2012 Birmingham Season Preview
It’s Opening Day! Three White Sox affiliates open the 2012 season tonight, which means it’s time to break down the rosters. Continuing the series is the AA Birmingham Barons. The format is the same as for the A ball previews, breaking down the rosters based on where the players were last year. The Barons have... Read more »

2012 Preseason Top 25 White Sox Prospects

2012 Preseason Top 25 White Sox Prospects
The 2011-2012 offseason has seen some significant changes for the White Sox and that certainly includes the minor league system. The changes haven't been dramatic enough to turn a weak farm system into a strong one, but there are definitely some intriguing new players to watch. Pitching depth has improved markedly, but position player depth is still abysmal. Even a shallow system like the Sox have is not fully devoid of talent...

Quentin Nets Minor League Pitchers Castro and Hernandez

In the second trade of the offseason for the White Sox, outfielder Carlos Quentin was shipped to San Diego for a pair of minor league pitchers. Simon Castro, a 23-year-old Dominican, and Pedro Hernandez, a 22-year-old Venezuelan, join the Sox. Both Castro and Hernandez have AAA experience so the two could be pushing for Major... Read more »
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