Tag Archives: Aroldis Chapman

  • Reds Pitcher Aroldis Chapman Takes 110 MPH Line Drive to the Face (Video)

    Reds Pitcher Aroldis Chapman Takes 110 MPH Line Drive to the Face (Video)

    Last night’s Cactus League contest between the Cincinnati Reds and the Kansas City Royals in Surprise, Arizona, was called off after Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman took a 110 mph line drive to the face and had to be stretchered off the field. The play took place during the sixth inning, as Royals catcher Salvador Perez […]

  • Aroldis Chapman Gets The Save, Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    Aroldis Chapman Gets The Save, Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    With a fastball that is capable of reaching record-breaking speeds in his pitching arsenal, it is probably safe to assume that Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman will record plenty of saves during his Major League career.  He recorded another last night against the Milwaukee Brewers, as he entered the game in the ninth inning and […]

  • Aroldis Chapman Throws A 106 MPH Fastball, Or Was It 105? (Video)

    Aroldis Chapman Throws A 106 MPH Fastball, Or Was It 105? (Video)

    Last night, the Cincinnati Reds dropped their third game to the Pittsburgh Pirates during a four-game series at the Great American Ball Park, but it wasn’t all bad news for them. After watching the velocity on Aroldis Chapman’s fastball top out in the low 90s last week, manager Dusty Baker decided to rest the 22-year-old […]

  • Baseball Prospect Aroldis Chapman is Loving America

    Baseball Prospect Aroldis Chapman is Loving America

    Aroldis Chapman is the next big prospect in baseball.  He is a Cuban phenom that has been courted by some of the biggest baseball markets in America.  He is as highly touted as Wieters was for the Orioles, if not more so.  The agency representing him is called Athletes Premier International and is looking to […]