Found September 20, 2012 on Razzball:
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Column favorite, Aroldis Chapman, who has been struggling with arm fatigue, threw a 25-pitch bullpen session yesterday and said he felt good. Well, that’s great news–but this late in the season? There’s gotta be a catch. In baseball, there’s always a catch. Roldy added that he thought he needed to throw two or three more sessions to get his command where he likes it. With the Reds large lead in the central there’s no reason for Cincinnati to rush him back. Sad to say, but in redraft leagues it might be time to part ways with The One Who Closes. (I know it’s hard). Best case scenario he returns for the final week of the season? 2 saves? Tops!? Pffft! (Actually, I could really use two saves right about now…) If you haven’t cut bait already, that roster spot could probably be better used elsewhere. Jonathan Broxton will continue to close in Chapman’s absence, and he’s filled in admirably. Brox grabbed his 2nd and 3rd and 4th saves in a Reds uni Sunday and Tuesday and Wednesday night. T...
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