Aroldis Chapman RUMORS & NEWS

  • What Yankees are saying about Aroldis Chapman’s scary fastball drop-off

    Newark Star-Ledger "It happens to every pitcher. At some point, their fastball starts to slow, it never recovers, and either the pitcher learns a new trick or it’s all over. Is closer Aroldis Chapman at that point? Who knows. But Chapman’s greatly diminished fastball..." April 03

  • Aroldis Chapman alleviated one Yankees concern

    New York Post "There’s no shortage of concerns for the Yankees, with every day seemingly bringing a new injury — or two. But Aroldis Chapman alleviated some worry with an excellent performance to close out Monday’s 3-1 win over Detroit. The closer hasn’t shown..." April 02

  • Aroldis Chapman throwing free and easy is a good sign for Yankees

    New York Daily News "The bullpen looked dominating on paper this winter when GM Brian Cashman put it together. The Yankees brought back Zack Britton, the lefty with the heavy sinker, and Adam Ottavino with the “frisbee” slider to go along with setup man Dellin Betances and closer Aroldis..." March 01

  • Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman says knee issues are in the past

    ESPN "New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman says he has recovered from the left knee tendinitis that bothered him during much of last season. Chapman threw 21 pitches during a four-batter simulated game appearance on Thursday, his 31st birthday. The left-hander struck out three, including..." February 28

  • How’s the knee that troubled Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman pushed in the chair at his locker and quickly walked toward the clubhouse food room at George M. Steinbrenner Field. He looked like he didn’t have a problem with the left knee that troubled him throughout most of..." February 14