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Luis Castillo allowed three runs, one earned, on seven hits while walking two and striking out five over 6.0 innings in the Reds' extra-inning 6-5 victory over the Royals on Tuesday.
The Reds ace shined Tuesday evening with his second quality start of the season. While Castillo's record is 0-2, the right-hander boasts a 3.91 ERA that is bound to improve. Castillo has done a solid job at limiting the long ball, allowing just one in his four starts.
Luis Castillo (0-2) allowed three runs on four hits and four walks while striking out nine across five innings in Thursday's 13-0 loss to the Indians. He earned his second loss of the year.
Castillo was solid this Thursday's loss, yielding three runs over five innings. He once again received no run support as the Reds offense have managed only seven runs in all three of his appearances. Castillo will look to pick up his first win of the season in Tuesday's start against the Royals.
Luis Castillo (0-1) surrendered five runs on eight hits and one walk while striking out six across six innings in Friday's 7-2 loss to the Tigers.
Castillo allowed only one run run through the first four innings before running into trouble. He yielded two runs in the fifth and another pair before exiting in the seventh. The 27-year-old was in a prime spot facing the Tigers twice, but was unable to walk away with a win in either outing. Castillo owns a 4.50 ERA, 1.33 WHIP and a 17:2 K:BB across 12 innings. He will try to pick his first win of the season in Wednesday's away start against the Indians.
Luis Castillo will start Friday's game against the Tigers after the contest versus the Cubs was postponed due to inclement weather.
Castillo's start was pushed back a day. He will face a Tigers team in which he absolutely dominated last time out. Castillo allowed one run while striking out 11 versus Detroit in a no-decision.
Luis Castillo allowed one run on six hits and one walk while striking out 11 in Saturday's 6-4 loss to the Tigers. He did not factor into the decision.
Castillo threw a total of 94 pitches and produced 24 swinging strikes. He exited the game with a 3-1 lead, only to watch the Reds bullpen implode by allowing five runs to blow the lead. Castillo look great on Saturday and should be a borderline fantasy ace this season. His next scheduled start is Thursday, home against the Cubs.