Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro has signed a seven-year deal with the club.
Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro had more than enough reason to smile during batting practice before Tuesday night's game against the Brewers at Wrigley Field.
Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro begins the double play forcing Milwaukee Brewers' Rickie Weeks at second and getting Ryan Braun at first during the third inning of a baseball game, Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
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As expected, the Cubs have finally completed a long-range deal with 22-year-old shortstop Starlin Castro that is worth at least $60 million. The Cubs announced Tuesday that Castro has agreed to terms on a seven-year contract extension that includes a club option for an eighth season in 2020.