The Evolution of Aroldis Chapman

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New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman, aka The Cuban Missile, is one of the more impactful pitchers in history. Debuting in 2010, Chapman was throwing harder than anyone has ever thrown. He pitched in 15 games in 2010, totaling 13 1/3 innings. His four-seam fastball averaged an otherwordly 100.3 mph. From 2014 through 2017, his […] READ MORE


Weaver Gem Guides Diamondbacks to Victory over Reds

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Diamondbacks 7, Reds 0 Luke Weaver took a perfect game into the sixth and a no-hitter into the seventh, and Matt Peacock pitched two scoreless innings of relief as the Arizona Diamondbacks blanked the visiting Cincinnati Reds, 7-0, Sunday afternoon in Phoenix. Josh VanMeter, platooning at second base, went 2-for-2 with three walks. Left fielder […] READ MORE




San Diego Padres 2021 Off to a Roller Coaster Start

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The start of this year’s San Diego Padres season was quite a ride. Even though the first five games were full of ups and downs, the Padres are off to a solid start.  The Padres snagged three of four games from the Arizona Diamondbacks and dropped the first game of the second series to the […] READ MORE




Bizarre Los Angeles Dodgers Opening Series

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The 2021 Los Angeles Dodgers opening series was against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field, in Colorado. Most people expected the Dodgers to win the four-game series, which they did. The Dodgers won three games and lost one — the Season Opener. All four games were good; however, something odd happened in each of them. […] READ MORE