Tim Locastro is an outfielder with the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. Timothy Donald Locastro was born in Syracuse, New York, on July 14, 1992.
Tim Locastro attended Auburn High School in Auburn, New York, and went on to play college baseball at Ithaca College.
Tim Locastro was selected in the 13th round of the 2013 MLB draft by the Toronto Blue Jays. On June 13, he signed with them.
Locastro was traded to the New York Yankees on July 1, 2021, in exchange for Keegan Curtis. Locastro hit his first Yankees home run on July 11 against Framber Valdez of the Houston Astros.
Locastro appeared in nine games with the Yankees (batting 4-for-21) before suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament on July 17 while catching a fly ball off the bat of Boston Red Sox outfielder Alex Verdugo.
Locastro had the best sprint speed of any major league center fielder in 2021, as well as the second-fastest sprint speed in the major leagues, at 30.7 feet per second (9.4 meters per second).
The Boston Red Sox claimed Locastro off waivers on November 5, 2021. He was, however, non-tendered on November 30, becoming a free agent.
The Yankees signed Locastro to a one-year major league contract on March 13, 2022. He started the 2022 season with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders before being promoted to the main leagues on April 17.
Is Tim Locastro Married?
Tim Locastro is not married yet. He is currently engaged to his girlfriend Jenn Fox. Jenn Fox and Tim have been dating since college