BREAKING: Luis Valbuena & Jose Castillo Dead After Tragic Car Accident

December 7, 2018 at 8:15 am by Terez in Jose Castillo, Luis Valbuena, MLB

The entire baseball world is in shock and in mourning upon finding out former infielders Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo passed away in a tragic car accident after a winter league game. According to multiple reports, their car hit a rock in the road which sent them the vehicle out of control and ultimately led to their deaths. “We are saddened by the tragic news that Luis Valbuena and former major leaguer Jose Castillo have died in a car accident,” Major League Baseball said in a tweet. Valbuena, 33, and Castillo, 37, were playing in a Venezuelan winter baseball league and were teammates on the Cardenales de Lara. Ex- Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Carlos Rivero was driving the car and survived the accident. – TO