American right fielder Nicholas Alexander Castellanos was born on March 4, 1992. He currently plays in Major League Baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies. He has previously featured for the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs, and Detroit Tigers.
When the Detroit Tigers selected Castellanos out of high school in 2010, he quickly rose to the top of baseball’s prospect list. Castellanos was honored as the competition’s most valuable player in the 2012 All-Star Futures Game.
In September 2013, he made his professional debut in the MLB for the Tigers. Castellanos was traded to Chicago Cubs in 2019. Nick inked a four-year deal with the Cincinnati Reds before the 2020 campaign.
He was selected to participate in the 2021 All-Star Game and received the Silver Slugger Award. He also made the All-MLB second team.
Nick Castellanos Children: Meet Son Liam Castellanos
Liam Castellanos was born in August of 2013 to Nick and his high school sweetheart, Vanessa Hernandez. His parents divorced in 2017. Liam still spends time with his father and is said to have also developed a passion for baseball.