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Castro looking for low pitch counts

Castro is a projectable hurler

SURPRISE, Ariz. – Right-hander Kyle Castro recently pitched at fall instructional league after logging only 12.2 innings during his first summer in professional baseball. Lone Star Dugout caught up with the 18-year-old prospect for a Q&A session.

As the 2011 MLB Draft approached, Sacramento-area prep athlete Kyle Castro was probably best known for his skills on the football field. Castro played both safety and wide receiver at Pleasant Grove High School, and he led the entire state with 12 interceptions during his senior campaign. But Castro began getting attention from professional baseball scouts during his junior season, when he began... Recommended Stories