Defense wins championships in one of the stupidest things I've ever heard.
Maybe, but it sure makes a difference when you have the edge on pitching matchups. Just ask the offensive heavy Texas Rangers who fell twice to teams that were nowhere near them offensively.
Castro is an exciting but very young player. I enjoy watching him and I feel that he will come around as he ages. The Cubs are a very young team and I think he would benefit from a veteran presence on the team.