A dominant closer can shorten games to eight innings. The real dominant ones take away hope from hitters in the ninth inning, when batters are facing their last chance at victory.
Articles tagged: Aroldis Chapman
The New York Yankees will be without their closer for at least a few weeks.
Hal Steinbrenner says Aroldis Chapman’s past domestic violence accusations do not stand in the way of Yankees fans loving the reliever.
The Chicago Cubs may have won the World Series, but Joe Maddon is still defending his usage of Aroldis Chapman in the World Series.
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was widely criticized for how he used Aroldis Chapman during the postseason, and it turns out that Chapman himself agreed with some of it.
Aroldis Chapman is heading back to the New York Yankees after helping the Chicago Cubs break a 108-year championship curse. In terms of a career path, you can’t ask for much more than that.
Aroldis Chapman will be signing with the New York Yankees.
Chapman is going to the Yanks on a five-year, $86 million deal, as first reported by FOX’s Ken Rosenthal.
The New York Yankees are hot on the prowl for an elite closer or two.
According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.