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Starlin Castro ready to begin drills

Updated: March 10, 2014, 12:25 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro will begin fielding and hitting drills Tuesday as he recovers from a right hamstring strain that has kept him out of spring games.

"Let's see this weekend," Castro said Monday morning. "Maybe I can get into a game."

Cubs manager Rick Renteria, however, said later Monday that Castro's return to game action may not occur until next week.

Castro hurt himself while sliding into second base in a game March 2. The Cubs ...

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