Nicholas Castellanos

#9 3B / Detroit Tigers / EXP: 5YRS Height: 6-4 Weight: 210 lb Age: 25 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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    70%
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    57%
    3B Rank
    17
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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Reaches agreement to avoid arbitration

      Nicholas Castellanos agreed to a one-year, $6.05 million deal with the Detroit Tigers on Friday, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports.Castellanos had another solid season in 2017, slashing .272/.320/.490 with 26 home runs and 101 RBI. Throughout the course of the year, his power went up and strikeout rate fell to 21.4 percent, a three-point drop from 2016. Looking ahead, he will be a middle-of-the-order hitter for Detroit and should provide strong value during this upcoming campaign.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Posts another strong game Thursday

      Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI in Thursday's win over the Royals.Castellanos continued his September tear with his third two-hit performance over the past four games. The 25-year-old has set new career highs in doubles, runs scored, home runs and RBI in what's been a breakout 2017 season, and he should be moving up fantasy draft boards next year.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Doubles, scores Wednesday

      Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Wednesday's loss to the Royals.Castellanos kept up his torrid September, as he's now slashing .373/.387/.647 this month with six home runs, 10 doubles and 20 RBI. The shift to the outfield hasn't seemed to impact the 25-year-old at all at the plate. Castellanos will likely start 2018 as the team's everyday right fielder, and he'll likely be a coveted fantasy commodity based on his hot finish to 2017.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Hits 26th blast of 2017 on Friday

      Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Friday against the Twins.Castellanos crushed his 26th bomb of the season to open the scoring for the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of the game they'd go on to lose. He now has six homers in a month in which he's been tearing the cover off the ball, and in the process, he's likely helping many fantasy teams to advance through the playoffs.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Keeps hot streak going with homer

      Nick Castellanos went 2-for-5 with a double, a homer and two RBI against the A's on Tuesday.He's hit safely in 16 straight games and 21 of the last 22, and Castellanos has doubled in four straight contests now as well. Over that 22-game span, the emerging young slugger has hit .420/.429/.773 with six homers and 22 RBI while striking out only eight times -- a stunning reversal of fortune for a guy who was mired in mediocrity at the dish for much of the campaign.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Collects three more hits Monday

      Nick Castellanos went 3-for-4 with a double in Monday's loss to the Athletics.Castellanos now has hits in 15 straight games, and he's gone 25-for-58 (.431) during the stretch. The shift to right field earlier this month hasn't seemed to impact him at the plate. He's poised to enter 2018 as a player on the upswing of his career at just 25 years old.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Goes deep Sunday

      Nick Castellanos went 2-for-5 with a home run and four RBI in Sunday's win over the White Sox.Castellanos hasn't let a shift to right field affect him at the plate. Since making his first career appearance in right Sept. 8, Castellanos has gone 16-for-38 (.421) with three home runs and 12 RBI. With Jeimer Candelario seemingly locking down third base heading into 2018, Castellanos will likely play mostly in the outfield next season, and he figures to provide fantasy value if his strong finish to 2017 is any indication.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Back in right field Saturday

      Nick Castellanos is batting fourth and playing right field against the Blue Jays on Saturday.Castellanos played in right field for the first time in his career Friday, and he looked comfortable. He also contributed a grand slam at the plate. With the Detroit Tigers wanting to take a long look at Jeimer Candelario at third base, Castellanos is likely to get a lot more action in right the rest of the season. This could also be the alignment the club goes with heading into 2018.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Rips grand slam in Friday victory

      Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a grand slam Friday against the Blue Jays.Castellanos hit a grand slam in the third inning to give him 21 homers on the year, while also providing the Detroit Tigers with a lead they'd never relinquish. He's been helping fantasy owners lately, as he's launched three homers along with four multi-hit games over his last nine contests.

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      Tigers' Nick Castellanos: Drives in four Monday

      Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a home run and four RBI in Monday's loss to the Royals.The big blow for Castellanos was a three-run home run off Brandon Maurer in the ninth inning. The blast gave Castellanos 20 home runs in a season for the first time in his career. He's also set a new career high with 80 RBI this year, though his .252 average and .761 OPS both represent steps back from 2016.