Tag Archives: Aroldis Chapman

MLB Rumors: Jorge Soler Could Be Traded to the New York Yankees?

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The Chicago Cubs are being mentioned in major MLB rumors and are reported looking to acquire Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees. They are expected to move top prospect Gleyber Torres in the deal and it sounds like Jorge Soler could be included in the deal as well. Julie DiCaro of SINow reported that the Cubs could include Soler ...

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Could Yankees break up dominant bullpen?

Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Yankees currently sit at 26-30 entering play on Monday, in fourth place in the AL East. The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox have held control of the division for much of the early season, and the Toronto Blue Jays are not far behind the two front runners. With June now upon us, teams have to begin ...

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MLB bans Aroldis Chapman 30 games under domestic violence policy

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman has been suspended 30 games by commissioner Rob Manfred for his involvement in an alleged incident in October. Chapman will not appeal the suspension, the first handed out under a policy that MLB and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly agreed to in August. “I want to be clear, I did not in any way harm my ...

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Yankees acquire Aroldis Chapman from Reds

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The New York Yankees have officially acquired All-Star closer Aroldis Chapmanfrom the Cincinnati Reds. The Yankees are sending right-handed pitchers Caleb Cotham and Rookie Davis, and infielders Eric Jagielo and Tony Renda to the Reds in the deal for he 27-year-old Chapman. Chapman, who posted a 1.63 ERA in 65 appearances last season, is set to join left-hander Andrew Miller and right-hander Dellin Betancesat the back end of New York’s ...

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Aroldis Chapman deal on hold due to domestic violence

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Aroldis Chapman was reportedly traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers, but a domestic violence dispute that occurred at his Miami-area home has sparked an investigation, Yahoo’s Tim Brown and Jeff Passan report. Chapman fired eight gun shots in his garage and “choked” his girlfriend according to her. The argument between Chapman and his girlfriend occurred over something that she found ...

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Report: Dodgers acquire Aroldis Chapman

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The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds for two prospects, according to Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal. BREAKING: #Dodgers agree to acquire Chapman from #Reds for two prospects. Deal is pending review of medical records, sources say. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 7, 2015 The Dodgers have been rumored to be discussing several trades, ...

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Houston Astros discussing Aroldis Chapman trade with Reds

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As the MLB trade deadline continues to draw closer, the Houston Astros are looking to make another big move. There are just two hours left for teams to talk and come together on a deal, and Houston already has their eyes on one player in particular. According to a report from Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Astros are discussing ...

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Yankees trying hard to acquire Aroldis Chapman from Reds

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The New York Yankees have been connected to San Diego Padres closer Craig Kimbrel, but they have their sights set on doing something bigger it seems. According to a report from USA Today Sports baseball writer Bob Nightengale, the Yankees are pushing hard to acquire Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman ahead of the MLB trade deadline. The #Yankees are one ...

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Diamondbacks have made trade offer for Aroldis Chapman

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The Arizona Diamondbacks are not quite out of the playoff race in the National League at 49-51, and are just seven games back in the NL West division. According to a report from Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Diamondbacks have submitted a trade offer to the Cincinnati Reds for closer Aroldis Chapman. At 27 years old, Chapman is in the ...

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