28-year-old On January 18, 1994, Diego Castillo was born. He is a Major League Baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of the Dominican Republic (MLB).
He formerly played for the Tampa Bay Rays in Major League Baseball. Castillo was promoted to the Tampa Bay Rays and made his debut on June 6, 2018.
In 2019, Castillo served as both a reliever and an opener. Due to shoulder inflation, he was placed on the 10-day injured list on June 23. Throughout the season, he appeared in 65 games (6 starts).
He struck out 81 hitters in 68+23 innings, recorded 8 saves, and had a 3.41 ERA. In the American League Wild Card game against the Oakland Athletics, Castillo threw two scoreless innings.
He was frequently used in the late innings of the postseason when the Rays were ahead. After Mike Brosseau’s eighth-inning home run, he pitched the last two innings of Game 5 of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees, earning the victory.
Castillo went 1–0 with two saves and two holds in seven games against the Astros in the American League Championship Series. In Game 6, he gave up his first run.
Unfortunately, there is no evidence that Diego Castillo has a girlfriend or a wife, since he has kept his personal life hidden from the public eye.