Former Major League Baseball pitcher Frank Castillo drowned while swimming in a lake near Phoenix, Arizona, authorities said Monday. He was 44.
Castillo and a friend were on a pontoon boat Sunday at Bartlett Lake, according to a statement from the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. Castillo got into the water to go swimming. He did not resurface.
Sheriff’s deputies searched the area and recovered Castillo’s body Monday afternoon, the statement said.