Last off-season, second basemen, Orlando Hudson let everyone know that he would love to play for the New York Mets. Sadly enough, he did not come to the Big Apple in 2009. Instead, he headed over to Los Angeles to play with the Dodgers. The Mets were stuck with aging Luis Castillo. Many Mets fans were getting on Castillo. Bad things were expected from him in 2009. He proved us wrong, but not until he proved us right. After he made his famous dropped pop up in the Yankees vs Mets game that allowed the Yankees to win the game, he turned it on and kept it going the rest of the season. That event was kind of like a spark plug for Castillo. He had a pretty solid year. He finished the season with a .302 batting average, along with 12 doubles and 40 RBI. Not too bad, he had a great season and I h ...
Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - MLB
Article written by Nick Carlo