Aroldis Chapman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Conspiracy theories cannot lessen Yankees’ pain this time

    New York Post "This time, there was nothing nefarious lurking around the batter’s box. Nobody will ever ask if Mike Brosseau had a buzzer attached to his chest. Nobody will ever wonder if someone slammed a garbage can in order to relay what was coming. That was last year. That was Jose Altuve, in a..." October 10

  • Baseball world reacts to epic conclusion of Rays-Yankees ALDS

    The Score "Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Mike Brosseau sent the New York Yankees packing from the 2020 postseason in Game 5 of the American League Division Series on Friday when he ended an incredible 10-pitch at-bat against closer Aroldis Chapman with the eventual..." October 10

  • Did Aroldis Chapman have a bathroom issue on mound?

    Yahoo! Sports "Aroldis Chapman had a clean top of the ninth inning for the Yankees in Saturday’s 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles, striking out two hitters and keeping the game tied. But after getting Renato Nunez to fly out to right field for the first out of the..." September 12

  • Aroldis Chapman suspended three games for pitches against Rays

    Larry Brown Sports "Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash felt that Aroldis Chapman intentionally threw at his hitters on Tuesday night. Major League Baseball seems to agree. As first reported by WFAN’s Sweeny Murti, Chapman has been suspended three games by MLB for his actions Tuesday night. Both..." September 02

  • Aroldis Chapman, Amed Rosario had no idea home run ended game

    Larry Brown Sports "Amed Rosario hit a walk-off home run to beat the New York Yankees on Friday night, and the crazy thing is neither he nor Aroldis Chapman realized it was a game-ending homer. The Yankees and Mets played a doubleheader on Friday, with the second game being a makeup from August 21...." August 29

  • Yankees Activate Aroldis Chapman, Designate David Hale

    Yardbarker "On Monday, the New York Yankees confirmed that they activated closer Aroldis Chapman and designated right-hander David Hale for assignment. Chapman, 32 years old, tested positive for the coronavirus in July and wasn't cleared to return until the final day of..." August 18

  • Yankees Plan To Activate Aroldis Chapman Monday

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Yankees intend to activate closer Aroldis Chapman tomorrow, according to Lindsey Adler of The Athletic. Chapman has yet to pitch for the Yankees this year after a positive COVID-19 test during Spring Training 2.0. Chapman originally went on the injured list on July..." August 16

  • Aroldis Chapman Cleared To Return To Yankees

    MLB Trade Rumors "Star closer Aroldis Chapman is headed back to the Yankees, per ESPN.com’s Marly Rivera (Twitter link). Having previously tested positive for COVID-19, he had to register a pair of negative tests. It isn’t yet clear whether Chapman will jump right onto the active..." July 31

  • Aroldis Chapman’s Yankees status remains murky

    New York Post "In discussing his team, general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday the Yankees were excited to have avoided the COVID-19 situation which has allowed them to continue to play. While that is true, the Yankees have been without All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman, who tested positive in..." July 29

  • Aroldis Chapman’s coronavirus forces Yankees’ ‘waiting game’

    New York Post "Aroldis Chapman still has the coronavirus, so there’s no telling when the Yankees closer might return. General manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday that Chapman remains at his home in New York and needs two negative tests before he can rejoin the..." July 23

  • Yankees' Aroldis Chapman Diagnosed with COVID-19

    Bleacher Report "New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone announced Saturday that closer Aroldis Chapman tested positive for COVID-19. According to James Wagner of the New York Times, Boone said Chapman is experiencing "mild symptoms." Wagner wrote Chapman..." July 11

  • Aroldis Chapman Cops Insane Custom Kevlar-Coated Jeep For $150,000

    TMZ "Aroldis Chapman now has an insane ride to go with baseball's best fastball -- the MLB star just copped a ludicrous custom 6-wheeled Jeep ... that's covered in Kevlar coating!!! TMZ Sports has learned the New York Yankees closer hit up South Florida Jeeps in..." June 28

  • 6 MLB Players Who Should Sign up to Fight Carlos Correa in the Octagon

    12 Up "On Thursday, Astros shortstop Carlos Correa said on an MMA podcast that he would love to cross over and give his best shot in the UFC. Knowing Correa’s controversial standing in the league with his fellow players, certain players should be salivating for the opportunity to meet..." May 21