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Nick Castellanos didn't notify the Reds that he was opting out of his contract.
It means that he'll remain with the team in 2021. It's no surprise that Castellanos isn't opting out given the alarming early indications of the free agent market. Castellanos got off to a torrid start in 2020 but wound up hitting just .225 with 14 homers and a .784 OPS. He could wind up as an appealing bounce-back option in spring drafts next year.
Nick Castellanos went 0-for-4 with a walk in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Twins.
Castellanos ended the season on a high note by reaching base in five of his last six games. After a breakout 2019 campaign, he took a step back in 2020. slashing Castellanos slashed .229/.300/.495 with 14 home runs, 34 RBI and 37 runs over 237 plate appearances in 2020.
Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer and a strikeout during Tuesday's loss to the Brewers.
Castellanos took Brett Anderson deep in the first inning for his 14th long ball of the season. His home run was one of the only three hits from the Reds offense in Monday's loss. Castellanos is slashing .230/.304/.510 over 227 plate appearances.
Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday’s 7-1 win over the White Sox.
Castellanos crushed a solo blast off Jonathan Stiever in the first inning for his 13th long ball of the season. The Reds blasted a total of four homers in Friday’s win. He is now collected an extra-base hit in three consecutive contests. Castellanos is slashing .234/.310/.516 over 188 at-bats in 2020.
Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a double in Wednesday's 1-0 win over the Pirates.
Castellanos accounted for two of the Reds five hits in Wednesday's win. He has now posted back-to-back multi-hit efforts. Castellanos is slashing .234/.311/.505 with 12 home runs, 29 RBI and 32 runs scored across 206 plate appearances in 2020.