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[10/9/2018] Fabio Castillo heads to US for tests on elbow

The Seibu Lions announced on October 9 that Fabio Castillo left for the United States to get additional tests on his right elbow. There is currently no timetable for his return.

Castillo was taken off the active roster in July with tightness in his elbow.

Source: Nikkan Sports 10/9/2018, Daily Sports 10/9/2018, Sanspo 10/9/2018

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[7/20/2018] Fabio Castillo taken off active roster with elbow tightness

Fabio Castillo was taken off the active roster on July 20 with tightness in his right elbow. His schedule will be determined after a visit to the hospital. Castillo felt some tightness and pain during his last outing before the All-Star break and expressed some concern about the elbow during the recent Softbank series at YafuOku Dome.

Source: Nikkan Sports 7/20/2018, Sports Hochi 7/20/2018, Sanspo 7/20/2018

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[12/12/2017] Seibu Lions add pitchers Neil Wagner and Fabio Castillo

The Seibu Lions announced today that they reached agreements with pitchers Neil Wagner and Fabio Castillo. The thirty-three-year-old Wagner was assigned the uniform number 12 and the twenty-eight-year-old Castillo the number 47.

According to media reports, Wagner’s deal will be worth 800,000 US dollars and Castillo’s 900,000 US dollars. The Lions are planning to use Wagner in relief and Castillo in the starting rotation.

Source: Seibu 12/12/2017, Daily Sports 12/12/2017

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