Stories tagged: aroldis chapman
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 2, 2020
Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman was suspended for three games a day after he threw a fastball near the head of pinch-hitter Michael Brosseau while closing out his first save of …
UPDATED: Fri., July 31, 2020
All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman has been cleared to return to Yankee Stadium following a bout with the coronavirus and was expected to play catch before New York hosted the Boston …
Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
Aroldis Chapman is staying with the New York Yankees, amending his contract to a $48 million, three-year deal.
Mon., July 15, 2019
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018
The New York Yankees’ injury wave has reached the ninth inning. All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with tendinitis in his left knee. He …
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017
Rafael Devers hit a stunning homer off Aroldis Chapman to tie the game in the ninth inning, and fellow Red Sox rookie Andrew Benintendi singled home the go-ahead run in …
Sat., June 10, 2017
Houston ace Dallas Keuchel won’t begin throwing again for about a week as he recovers from neck discomfort that has landed him on the disabled list for the second time …
Fri., May 5, 2017
Though his stint in Chicago was brief, Aroldis Chapman has a sense of the impact he helped the Cubs make on the city with their 2016 World Series championship.
Thu., March 2, 2017
In his first outing since Game 7 of last year’s World Series, New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman hit 100 mph on the radar gun with his second pitch of …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016
Aroldis Chapman says Cubs manager Joe Maddon misused him during the postseason, putting the hard-throwing reliever on the mound too often in Chicago’s successful effort to win the World Series …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
The Chicago Cubs won their first World Series championship since 1908 when Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead double in the 10th inning, beating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in a thrilling …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
The guy who has spent the last three months possibly redefining what it means to be a closer remains in awe of the guy who took his job this spring.
Mon., July 25, 2016
The Chicago Cubs acquired hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman in a trade with the New York Yankees on Monday, giving the NL Central leaders a boost as they try for their …
Tue., July 19, 2016
Aroldis Chapman to Baltimore’s J.J. Hardy matched the fastest since Major League Baseball began tracking speeds in 2008.
Tue., March 1, 2016
New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman agreed to accept a 30-game suspension under Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy, a penalty stemming from an incident with his girlfriend last October.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
Closer Aroldis Chapman and the New York Yankees have agreed to a one-year contract worth $11,325,000, avoiding salary arbitration.
Mon., Dec. 28, 2015
The New York Yankees bolstered an already dominant bullpen Monday, acquiring hard-throwing All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds for four minor leaguers.
Mon., March 24, 2014
Aroldis Chapman, with two black eyes – and a big smile – returned to the Cincinnati Reds’ clubhouse in Goodyear, Ariz., on Sunday, four days after being hit in the …
Fri., March 21, 2014
Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman underwent surgery Thursday to repair a broken bone above his left eye but has no other serious injuries after being hit in the face by …
Sat., Aug. 24, 2013
CINCINNATI – Reds closer Aroldis Chapman hunched down like a catcher and held up his glove as a target. The pitcher jumped straight up, did a 360-degree spin in the …