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Aroldis ChapmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: New York Yankees MLB Years: 2010-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsP-488Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlbertin Aroldis Chapman
Height6-4Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 28,1988 [30.113]PlaceHolguin,Cuba

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2010 by the Cincinnati Reds.
Signing Bonus$16,250,000Signing ScoutsMiguel MachadoAntonio AriasChris BuckleyService Time7.009 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-MLB-#22 ... 2011-MLB-#7 ... 2011-CIN-#1
MLB DebutAugust 31,2010 [22.185]
OrganizationsCIN [6] NYA [3] CHN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-21
TBC Player ID156230Retrosheet IDchapa001MLBAM ID547973
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (78.12%) -- Slider (17.21%) -- Changeup (4.67%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 98.99 - [2017] - 100.01 - [2016] - 100.38 - [2015] - 99.45 - [2014] - 100.25 - [2013] - 98.26 - [2012] - 98.02 - [2011] - 98.10 - [2010] - 99.64
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts98Walks36Hittable95SO/BB81vsPower95Hitting0Durability67Team.528Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Louisville BatsILAAAcin51S/R22963.573913261012895.277463875212514001.357.240.664.8911.762.40.600-
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54Rel22222.0315015003013.094305192001.056.08--3.3812.833.80.5001.35
2011Carolina MudcatsSouAAcin-S/R23116.1452300007.055516112001.506.141.237.3613.501.83.500-
2011Louisville BatsILAAAcin50S/R230111.1241300105.29770292101.9414.29--3.1814.294.50.000-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0128.31936001012.114121218204101.699.690.695.5413.852.50.3332.79
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54Rel23413.60540540013150.0242120241714021.304.320.367.3812.781.73.8003.29
2012Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54CL24551.516806800523871.23513124231224040.814.400.502.8915.325.30.5001.55
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54CL25452.546806800553863.23718187291126031.045.230.994.1015.833.86.4442.47
2014Dayton DragonsMidwAcin54ST26000.0022000002.00000130000.50----4.5013.503.00--
2014Louisville BatsILAAAcin51S/R260172.0021100001.07880221009.0063.00--18.0018.001.00.000-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R00124.0043100003.07880351003.3321.00--9.0015.001.67.0002.80
2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54CL26032.005405400443654.02112121241064020.833.500.174.0017.674.42.0000.89
2015Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54CL27441.636506500543366.04313123331167051.155.830.414.4815.743.52.5001.94
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya54R/CL28302.013103100292031.0208728442100.895.740.572.3012.645.501.0001.93
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn54R/CL28111.012802800231626.21243010466000.824.05--3.3715.524.60.5000.82
2017Trenton ThunderEastAAnya54ST290013.5011000000.20110222003.00----27.0027.001.00--
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya54R/CL29433.225205200422250.0372018320695031.136.620.543.5812.343.45.5712.56
2018New York YankeesALMLBnyaR/CL30201.143203200292131.21444014559030.883.98--3.9815.633.931.000-1.86
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter29242.14467046700344225456.025211710922207760491221.004.940.434.0614.903.67.547-1.19
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1094.7353203310138110.098675986515221101.457.850.645.2112.182.34.526-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter984.6645153010138101.093615375613617101.468.180.624.9311.962.43.529-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter116.7563300007.156618134001.635.631.139.0014.631.63.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0022000002.00000130000.50----4.5013.503.00--
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter19202.17324032400221146317.0169817717155546270161.024.770.484.3715.403.52.487-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter932.3011501150010063112.071322954216816161.005.640.403.3413.344.00.750-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.012802800231626.21243010466000.824.05--3.3715.524.60.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14122.14224022400165108220.012156521199364230111.004.940.434.0614.903.67.538-1.19
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings20184.731043965202516220.01921311161612729841201.457.850.645.2112.182.34.526-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Louisville BatsILAAAcin51p221210141001001500000.400.455.500.9555111.800.100.200.4239.0945.455.000.000.0025.00
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p25681000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2015Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p27651100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1752100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1210141001001500000.400.455.500.9555111.800.100.200.0009.0945.455.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1210141001001500000.400.455.500.9555111.800.100.200.0009.0945.455.000.000.0025.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1332100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162135145414001400146800000.400.455.500.9556814149.800.100.200.0009.0945.455.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Louisville Bats ILAAAcin22P39--318312421.8750.54------39100.027.3
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22P15-1321--331.0000.200.23-----15100.09.3
2011Carolina Mudcats SouAAcin23P5---21-32.6670.40------5100.03.6
2011Louisville Bats ILAAAcin23P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23P54-5038411511.7330.200.22-----54100.033.3
2012Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24P68-71231-65.8330.070.075183.3-68100.042.0
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25P68-63131-54.8000.060.061150.0-68100.042.0
2014Dayton Dragons MidwAcin26P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2014Louisville Bats ILAAAcin26P2---------------2100.01.4
2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P54-5412--331.0000.060.066460.0-54100.033.3
2015Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P65-6612--331.0000.050.058188.9-65100.040.1
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya28P31-3133--661.0000.190.19-10.0-31100.019.1
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P28-2622--441.0000.140.153-100.0-28100.017.4
2017Trenton Thunder EastAAnya29P1---------------1100.00.7
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya29P52-5013--441.0000.080.0810283.3-52100.032.1
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P435-4241627614943.8780.100.10331076.7-4350.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45--319312522.8800.49------450.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P6---21-32.6670.33------60.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Louisville Bats ILAAAcin2239----------
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2215----------
2011Carolina Mudcats SouAAcin235----------
2011Louisville Bats ILAAAcin234----------
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2354----------
2012Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2468----------
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2568----------
2014Dayton Dragons MidwAcin262----------
2014Louisville Bats ILAAAcin262----------
2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2654----------
2015Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2765----------
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya2831----------
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2828----------
2017Trenton Thunder EastAAnya291----------
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya2952----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22101.69514000010.28621715101.476.750.845.9112.662.145.061.000
2010Cincinnati RedsDiv SeriesMLB22010.0020200101.23300010002.5016.200.000.005.40016.20.000
2011Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor23003.3720200002.2111022001.363.370.006.756.751.003.37.000
2011Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23115.4010010003011.2117701014301.888.490.007.7110.801.405.40.500
2012Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24202.12523000017.017441218001.129.000.531.069.539.002.121.000
2012Cincinnati RedsDiv SeriesMLB24003.0030300203.02110232001.336.000.006.009.001.503.00.000
2013Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25001.8652300009.2622146101.095.590.933.725.591.501.86.000
2014Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26004.22606001010.212550513101.6710.120.004.2210.972.604.22.000
2015Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27102.92918000012.19441316000.996.570.732.1911.685.332.921.000
2016New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28002.4580800007.13220513001.133.680.006.1415.952.602.45.000
2016Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB28002.7040400333.13110170001.298.100.002.7018.907.002.70.000
2016Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB28103.8640400304.23220330001.435.790.005.795.791.003.861.000
2016Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB28103.5250500317.253312110000.975.871.172.3512.915.503.521.000
2017New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29100.0080800007.00000210000.290.000.002.5712.865.000.001.000
2017New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB29000.0030300225.240002100001.156.350.003.1815.885.000.00.000
2017New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB29016.7520200211.12110030001.8213.500.000.0020.2506.75.000
2018New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30012.0860600104.14110010000.988.310.000.0020.7702.08.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs003.3720200002.7111022001.123.370.006.756.751.003.37.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs622.6862656005090.7703127438115601.196.950.403.7711.423.033.08.750
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs011.3212012008513.712520521201.247.900.003.2913.834.203.29.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs114.5060600516.0533036001.337.500.004.509.002.004.50.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs103.5250500317.75331211000.915.871.172.3512.915.503.521.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23510100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2454011001000300000.250.250.500.7502141.000.250.2500.0075.000.000.000.00100.00
2013Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2532000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2621000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2731000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2851000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs239021001000400000.222.222.333.555319.400.111.1110.0044.440.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs51000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-06-18RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.111Team Roster on 2017-06-18
2017-06-13CLNew York YankeesTampa (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Tampa (A+) for rehab29.106Team Roster on 2017-06-13
2017-05-14CLNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left shoulder/rotator cuff inflammation29.076Team Roster on 2017-05-14
2016-12-14CLNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($86m) 15--15--15--15--15 $11m signing bonus28.290Team Roster on 2016-12-14
2016-11-02RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.248  
2016-07-26RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Yankees to Cubs for Gleyber Torres,Adam Warren,Billy McKinney and Rashad Crawford28.149Team Roster on 2016-07-26
2016-05-09CLNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated to active roster28.071Team Roster on 2016-05-09
2016-03-02RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YRestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 30 games for domestic violence incident28.003Team Roster on 2016-03-02
2016-02-13RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($11.325m) [Avoids arbitration]27.351Team Roster on 2016-02-13
2015-12-28RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Reds to Yankees for Eric Jagielo,Tony Renda,Rookie Davis and Caleb Cotham27.304Team Roster on 2015-12-28
2015-06-26RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from Paternity Leave27.119Team Roster on 2015-06-26
2015-06-23CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave27.116Team Roster on 2015-06-23
2015-02-14CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8.05m) [Avoids arbitration]26.352Team Roster on 2015-02-14
2014-05-10CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.072Team Roster on 2014-05-10
2014-03-31CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Facial fractures, concussion26.032Team Roster on 2014-03-31
2014-01-28CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5m) [Avoids arbitration]25.335Team Roster on 2014-01-28
2012-05-05CLCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActive--24.067Team Roster on 2012-05-05
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-16InjuredDisabled -- Left shoulder inflammation 
2010-01-10ContractSigned by Reds 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2010Cincinnati Reds-2216,250,000-------16,250,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2010Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll22400,000-75744-2,812,412400,00016,650,000
2011Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll233,835,772-229675++2,722,607414,00020,485,772
2012Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll244,835,772-197779++2,954,887480,00025,321,544
2013Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll254,835,772-214877++3,023,990490,00030,157,316
2014Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll267,835,772-150784++3,256,497500,00037,993,0882014-01-28 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5m) [Avoids arbitration]
2015Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll278,050,0005.034155783++3,571,283507,50046,043,0882015-02-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8.05m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016New York YankeesTeam Payroll2811,325,0006.009971090++3,498,245507,50057,368,0882016-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($11.325m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2811,325,0006.00997590++3,498,245507,50057,368,0882016-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($11.325m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017New York YankeesTeam Payroll2915,000,0007.00957494++3,651,709535,00072,368,0882016-12-14 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($86m) 15--15--15--15--15 $11m signing bonus
2018New York YankeesTeam Payroll3015,000,000-59393++4,360,045545,00087,368,088
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red