The Mets acquired Luis Castillo from Minnesota for minor-leaguers Drew Butera and Dustin Martin on July 30, 2007.
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Luis Castillo has the third-highest on base percentage on the Mets and has struck out only three times in 55 at-bats. (Apr. 25, 2010)
FLUSHING, NY - SEPTEMBER 20, 2009: Mets Luis Castillo is hit in the collar bone by ball as he steal second base, but is called safe as the ball gets away from National's' second baseman, Alberto Gonzalez in the fifth inning. New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals at Citifield. Photo by Kathy KmonicekFLUSHING, NY - SEPTEMBER 20, 2009: New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals at Citifield. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek
FLUSHING, NY - SEPTEMBER 10, 2009: Marlins' Cody Ross beats the throw to Mets' second baseman, Luis Castillo to steal second base safely in the seventh inning. New York Mets vs. the Florida Marlins at Citifield. Photo by Kathy KmonicekFLUSHING, NY - SEPTEMBER 10, 2009: New York Mets vs. the Florida Marlins at Citifield. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek
Mets second baseman Luis Castillo catches a wind-blown pop up during Sunday's 4-1 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field.
New York Mets' Luis Castillo, left, beats the tag by San Francisco Giants catcher Bengie Molina at home plate to score on a sacrifice fly by Daniel Murphy during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 15, 2009, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Luis Castillo reaches to field a ground ball hit by Houston Astros' Miguel Tejada during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 25, 2009, in Houston. Tejada was out at first base on the play. (AP Photo)
Luis Castillo poses during spring training Photo Day at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2008)