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Prospect Breakdown: Los Angeles Dodgers Trade Rafael Furcal To Cardinals For Alex Castellanos

The Los Angeles Dodgers have traded Rafael Furcal to the St. Louis Cardinals for prospect Alex Castellanos. The 24 year old Castellanos is in the middle of a career year for Double-A Springfield where he is hitting .319 with 21 Doubles, 4 Triples, 19 Home Runs, and 62 RBI’s to go along with 10 stolen bases. The 5’11” outfielder hit .270 with 35 Doubles, 7 Triples, 13 Home Runs, 58 RBI’s and had 19 stolen bases for High-A Palm Beach in 2010. Castellanos was a 10th Round pick of the Cardinals out of Belmont Abbey College back in 2008.