CHICAGO -- Starlin Castro's head was down before Sunday’s game, but only because he was watching video on an iPad propped up in his locker.
“I never put my head down,” the slumping Chicago Cubs shortstop said. “I always put my head up. I’m positive. I know I can finish strong.”
Castro’s head has become the most hotly debated body part for a Cub since Mark Prior's shoulder.
The 23-year-old Castro’s head has been blamed for a wildly disappointing fourth season where he’s regressed at the plate, in the field and on the basepaths.