Nicholas Castellanos says Detroit Tigers put ‘gas on the fire’ then they traded him

On July 31, 2019, during their game against the Los Angeles Angels, the Detroit Tigers notified Nicholas Castellanos that he had been traded to the Chicago Cubs. In exchange for Castellanos, the Tigers received a pair of prospects, Alex Lange and Paul Richan. Since then, Castellanos has emerged as an All-Star caliber player for the … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos hits 4 home runs with chipped bat prior to making young fan’s day [Video]

Nicholas Castellanos gets it. On Wednesday night, Castellanos blasted two home runs in the first two innings, including a second-inning grand slam that prompted St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt to have the umpires check Nicholas’ bat to make sure it was legal. It was found that the bat was chipped but that it was … Read more

Former Tiger Nicholas Castellanos shares thoughts on Miguel Cabrera [Video]

Cincinnati Reds slugger Nicholas Castellanos started out his MLB career with the Detroit Tigers while playing with future Hall of Famer, Miguel Cabrera. Now, Castellanos is an All-Star and he shared his thoughts on Miggy. “I’ve got nothing but love for Miggy. He’s one of the best teammates I’ve ever had.” One thing is for … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos interrupts eulogy by hitting home run [Video]

During Monday night’s game between the Kansas City Royals and Cincinnati Reds, the Royals broadcasters were eulogizing World War II veteran George A. Gorman, who passed away on July 3, when Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos interrupted to do his thing. Take a look and listen as the Royals broadcasters are still talking about Gorman when … Read more

Fan told Nicholas Castellanos to imagine Rob Manfred’s face on ball prior to home run [Video]

During Saturday’s extra-inning win over the Colorado Rockies, Cincinnati Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos was caught on camera fist-bumping a Reds’ fan after Castellanos hit a game-tying home run. Following the game, Castellanos let the fan join him for his post-game interview to explain why the fist bump happened and as you are about to see, … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos suspended by Major League Baseball

UPDATE: According to reports, Major League Baseball has suspended Cincinnati Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos 2 games for his altercation with St. Louis Cardinals pitcher, Jake Woodford, who was not fined at all. As noted by Joel Sherman, Woodford clearly hit Castellanos with a pitch on purpose earlier in the game and should have also received … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos’ home plate flex ignites bench-clearing scuffle [Video]

On Saturday afternoon, the Cincinnati Reds took on the St. Louis Cardinals and things got a bit heated when former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos decided to taunt Cardinals pitcher Jake Woodford after a play at the plate. As you you are about to see, the Cardinals’ bench was not too happy about Castellanos’ actions … Read more

New uniform numbers released for Detroit Tigers players

We’re just over a month away from the start of the 2021 edition of Detroit Tigers Spring Training, and more than a few players will be sporting a new jersey number. Starting things off, new outfielder Robbie Grossman will be donning jersey No. 8, previously worn last season by Jonathan Schoop who is currently a … Read more

Detroit Tigers SS Niko Goodrum makes Web Gem to rob Nicholas Castellanos [Video]

On Friday evening, the Detroit Tigers were in Cincinnati for Opening Day to take on the Reds. During the bottom of the fifth inning, Tigers shortstop Niko Goodrum made a slick play to rob his former teammate Nicholas Castellanos of a base hit. Check it out [videopress bzJXBPpw] BONUS CONTENT: Could Detroit Red Wings GM … Read more

Tigers SP Matthew Boyd hits former teammate Nicholas Castellanos to start season

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Matthew Boyd did not get off to the greatest start of the 2020 season on Friday night against the Cincinnati Reds. After loading the bases before getting a single out in the bottom of the first inning, up came former Tiger, Nicholas Castellanos. It would have been nice to see Nicholas … Read more

Flashback: Nicholas Castellanos takes shot at Detroit Tigers’ fans

*Originally published on Aug. 21, 2019. During his time with the Detroit Tigers, Nicholas Castellanos slowly emerged as an above-average offensive player, while he left much to be desired when it came to fielding. Because he was a defensive liability, Castellanos was never really loved by the majority of Tigers’ fans, despite being one of … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos changes name, number after signing with Reds

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

This may be confusing. When Nicholas Castellanos first came to the Detroit Tigers, he went by the name of “Nick.” Embed from Getty Images Then, before the 2017 season, Castellanos decided he wanted to be called “Nicholas,” though he said that it was ok if somebody still called him, “Nick.” On Monday, news broke that … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos finds a new home

According to reports, former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos has found a new home. Embed from Getty Images Castellanos, who was a free agent, has reached a 4-year deal with the Cincinnati Reds worth $16 million annually. Sources tell me @Ken_Rosenthal that #Reds have a multi-year deal for OF Nicholas Castellanos — C. Trent Rosecrans … Read more

Report: San Francisco Giants are top bidders for ex-Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos

Reports surfaced last week that former Detroit Tigers outfielder Nicholas Castellanos was drawing interest from the San Francisco Giants. And now, it looks like those rumors are beginning to heat up. According to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, an unnamed MLB executive is “discouraged” about his team’s chances of landing Castellanos because it sounds like the … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos could be heading west

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

According to a report from Jon Morosi, former Detroit Tigers outfielder Nicholas Castellanos could be heading west as the San Francisco Giants are reportedly interested in his services. The #SFGiants are interested in Nicholas Castellanos — who is only 7 months older than Bryce Harper, their main free-agent outfield target last winter. Story: https://t.co/D3L88zDdTr @MLB … Read more