No. 5 Illinois Set to Play No. 4 Minnesota at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday at Target Field
Illinois Wins Fifth Straight Following Two-Hour Rain Delay to Move into Fourth in the Big Ten
Duchene Improves to 8-1, Equals Most Wins Ever by an Illini Freshman
Illini Look to Qualify for Big Ten Tournament to Remain in Minneapolis
Illinois Reaches 30 Wins for Fifth Time under Coach Hartleb
2013 Illinois Baseball Cards
Photos of the Illini playing Mizzou at Busch Stadium in St. Louis
Illinois baseball at Houston Baptist and UT Arlington. 3/1/13 - 3/3/13
Selected in the 34th round of the 2012 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago White Sox ... Helped Archbishop McCarthy to an unprecedented third-straight Florida state title when it won the 2012 Class 6A championship, the first time in state history a team had ever won three straight state titles when moving up in size ... Went 5-1 with a 1.66 ERA in 2012, allowing only nine earned runs in 38 innings ... Helped Archbishop McCarthy to a 29-3 finish in 2011 and a Florida Class 4A state championship, their second-straight title ... Archbishop McCarthy was recognized as the 2011 high school national champions by Baseball America, Perfect Game, USA Today and the National High School Coaches Association ... Named honorable mention All-Broward County by the South Florida Sun Sentinel in 2011 ... Won the CY pitching award.
Born April 15, 1994 ... Parents are Jorge and Michelle Castellanos ... Enrolled in the Division of General Studies ... Has two siblings, Nick and Jacqueline ... Brother, Nick, was selected by the Detroit Tigers in the supplemental first round of the 2010 MLB First-Year Player Draft and is the No. 1 prospect in the Tigers' organization according to Baseball America ... Favorite athlete is Josh Johnson ... His brother, Nick, most influenced his athletic career.