Ron Santo Diabetic Dog Foundation

Cubs Shortstop Starlin Castro to Help Raise Awareness for Santo's Diabetic Alert Dogs

Ron and Vicki Santo Diabetic Alert Dog Foundation welcomes Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro to those raising awareness and funds to help ! diabetics in medical and ļ¬nancial need.

Starlin is 2 hits shy of 900 for his career. He is 25 years,2 months and ! 6 days old. The youngest player to 900 career hits in a Cubs uniform was Hall of Famer Ron Santo who was 25 years, 6 months and 1 day when he recorded hit No. 900 on August 26, 1965.

We look forward to following Starlin in his career as he achieves these honors and look forward to his efforts to help diabetics in need.

Ron welcomed Starlin personally in 2010 and would have been very proud to have him involved in our Foundation. His positive attitude and drive for excellence exhibits what the Ron Santo legacy is all about.