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Cubs position analysis: Castillo set at catcher
Cubs position analysis: Castillo set at catcher

The Chicago Cubs believe they have a piece of their core in place in the catcher’s spot, so there should be no need to look for one this offseason.  Welington Castillo earned the starting job with a .265 average, though he hit only .195 against right-handers in 128 at-bats. They’d still like to see him take charge more with his pitching staff, and not let the starters veer from the game plan. Castillo, 25, has come a long way. But he still has a ways to go, and it wasn’t that long ago the Cubs thought Geovany Soto was going to be their catcher for years to come.   The Cubs went into the 2012 season trying to decide between Steve Clevenger and Castillo as...

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