Carlos Vargas

Carlos Vargas

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/180 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Date of birth: Moca, Dominican Republic
University: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • Associated Press

    Diamondbacks and RHP Miguel Castro reach $3.5M 1-year deal

    The Arizona Diamondbacks signed hard-throwing reliever Miguel Castro to a $3.5 million, one-year contract that could be worth $9.5 million over two seasons. Castro, who turns 28 this month, has already spent eight years in the big leagues, most recently with the New York Yankees. The bullpen was a weak spot for Arizona this year and general manager Mike Hazen said upgrading that area — particularly with power arms — was a priority.

  • Bloomberg

    How an Arizona Lobbying Frenzy Helped Sports App Bookies Write Their Own Rules

    (Bloomberg) -- The National Football League opener was less than 90 days away, which meant Warren Nichols, an assistant director at the Arizona Department of Gaming, had to act fast. The state’s lawmakers had approved online sports betting as an emergency measure, normally reserved for legislation deemed “necessary to preserve the public peace, health or safety.” The designation exempted gaming regulators from the usual rule-making timeline requiring extensive notice to the public.Most Read from