Yankees Prospect #19: Francisco Castillo Premium Story

Castillo Has An Electric Fastball
Castillo Has An Electric Fastball
By Frankie Piliere

Date: Feb 14, 2006

The Yankee signed Francisco Castillo following the 2004 season and were immediately impressed enough to have him bypass the Dominican Summer League. The 19-year old righty rewarded them for their confidence by showing off an excellent fastball and putting together an outstanding debut in the Gulf Coast League. Ranking #19 among the Top 50 Yankees' Prospects, here's a scouting report on Francisco Castillo.

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