Chapman’s change-up
Chapmania

Chapman’s change-up

As you bask in the aura of the Reds’ newly minted .500 record, add a little Aroldis to your morning, courtesy of Jeff Sullivan at FanGraphs. Sullivan wrote in March that Chapman’s fastball was baseball’s new most-dominant pitch. This new article is about the Cuban Missile’s change-up. Formally cross another item off the “Chapman can’t start” excuse … Continue reading

The Missile Returns
Chapmania

The Missile Returns

The Cincinnati Reds announced the activation of Aroldis Chapman today. He’s available to pitch against the Rockies tonight. Chapman’s return comes a little more than seven weeks after he was struck on the forehead by a line drive in a spring training game against the Kansas City Royals. The following day surgeons repaired a broken … Continue reading