Video: Rusney Castillo notches his first major league hit


Watch as new Red Sox outfielder collects the first hit of his major league career Wednesday night at PNC Park on a hot shot that Pirates second baseman Neil Walker couldn’t quite handle …

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Castillo signed a record seven-year, $72.5 million contract with the Red Sox on August 22 after defecting from his native Cuba in January. The dynamic 27-year-old played at three different levels of the Red Sox minor league system before his official promotion Wednesday, flashing good speed, power, and outfield defense.