Nick Castellanos

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 19: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with first base coach Omar Vizquel #15 after hitting an RBI single against the Chicago Cubs during the seventh inningat Wrigley Field on August 19, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Norris, Castellanos Homer, Tigers Pound Lester, Cubs 15-8

The home run that pitcher Daniel Norris hit in his first career plate appearance more than lived up to his childhood dreams.

97.1 The Ticket–08/20/2015

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 28:  Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers gets ready to field the ground ball during the sixth inning of the game against the New York Yankees at Comerica Park on August 28, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Yankees 3-2.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nick Castellanos Takes Liner Off The Face [VIDEO]

Justin Verlander heard a few boos, Ian Kinsler was ejected and Nick Castellanos was hit in the face by a groundball.

97.1 The Ticket–07/20/2015

R) Tigers third baseman Nick Castellanos gives kids of the youth baseball team a few tips. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Tigers’ Castellanos Thrills Youth Baseball Team With Surprise Visit, Coaching

“I’m having so much fun,” said 9-year-old Jordon Footlander, “being face-to-face with an actual Tiger – it’s just really cool.”

CBS Detroit–07/01/2015

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 26:  Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers hits an RBI-single to drive in Victor Martinez in the sixth inning of a game against the New York Yankees at Comerica Park on August 26, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Castellanos Turning The Corner? Ausmus Says Third Baseman Will Be Fine

“There’s so much analysis, video, scrutiny nowadays,” manager Brad Ausmus said Thursday. “I think some players tie themselves in a knot.”

CBS Detroit–06/25/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 29: Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers congratulates teammate James McCann #34 on a two run inside the park home run against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game on April 29, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers defeated the Twins 10-7. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Detroit Tigers Select Nick Castellanos’ Brother In 2015 Draft [VIDEO]

Detroit gave third baseman Nick Castellanos the honor of making the announcement on the draft conference call that the Tigers selected his brother Ryan, a right-hander from Nova Southeastern, in the 25th round.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 2:  Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics slides safely into third base as Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers drops the throw from shortstop Jose Iglesias on a hit by Marcus Semien of the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Defensive Gaffes Cost Tigers In Fifth Straight Loss

“Anaheim was a slap in the face,” Ausmus said, referring to the recent four-game sweep by the Angels. “This was a punch in the gut.”

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 26: Bruce Rondon #43 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a 10-0 win over the Atlanta Braves with Brayan Pena #55 at Comerica Park on April 26, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Ausmus On Rondon Rehab Outing: ‘I’m Not Overly Concerned About His Results Right Now’

“I’m not overly concerned about his results right now,” Ausmus said. “It’s more about him getting through these innings.”

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

LAKELAND, FL - MARCH 14: Anthony Gose #12 of the Detroit Tigers singles during the sixth inning of a spring training game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Joker Marchant Stadium on March 14, 2015 in Lakeland, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Tigers Notes: Gose Will Start Versus Most Righties, Castellanos Working To Improve Defense

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Gose, who will split time this season with Rajai Davis, understood why he did not get the start Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 24:  Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers hits a sacrifice fly ball to drive in Victor Martinez against the Chicago White Sox during the sixth inning at Comerica Park on September 24, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Ausmus Says Pitch Selection Key For Castellanos

Ausmus said the power Castellanos shows in practice should eventually manifest more in games, but he needs to work on his pitch selection.

CBS Detroit–02/27/2015

Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers reacts as he strikes out to end the fourth inning as Nick Hundley #40 of the Baltimore Orioles looks on during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nick Castellanos Named Tigers Rookie Of The Year

Detroit Tigers third baseman Nick Castellanos was named the Tigers Rookie of the Year by the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association today.

97.1 The Ticket–11/05/2014

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