KJC Posted December 11, 2003 Share Posted December 11, 2003 The board is about 50-50 on whether Ramon can be THE catcher i was doing some research and here are some solid facts and stats to make an educated opinion with... Ramon Castro Born March 1st 1976 Height 6'3" Weight 225 Bats R Throws R Drafted 1st round #17 overall by Houston in 1994 Acquired: From the Houston Astros on 7/5/98 for Jay Powell looking at his career stats from the minors and majors he has never played more than 115 games but we all know Redmond should play vs any left handed starter so 100 games would be fine. i am not big on minor league stats from lower than AAA so i will only list those if you want the rest of his low minors #s here is a link for you http://www.sports-wired.com/players/profile.asp?ID=1147&T=12 1999 at the age of 23 AAA Calgary 97g 349ab 90h .258avg 22doubles 15 HR 61 rbi 24bb 64k 2000 at age 24 AAA Calgary 67g 218ab 73h .335avg 22doubles 14 HR 45 rbi 16bb 38k 2001 at age 25 AAA Calgary 108g 390ab 131h .336avg 33doubles 27 HR 90 rbi 38bb 74k and he hasnt been back to the minors since BUT he has only 370 career MLB at bats. Career MLB 175g 370ab 86h .232avg 14doubles 15 HR 45 rbi 45bb 86k now that we have the facts lets get some opinions... :thumbup Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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