Aroldis Chapman snags MLB record with flamethrower of a pitch

Aroldis Chapman has a cannon for an arm and absolutely bullied the Baltimore Orioles Monday night, throwing just the second 105.1 mph pitch in MLB history (tying his own record from 2010).

Related: Aroldis Chapman isn?t human. His slowest fastball in this game was 101 MPH. His slowest!

Chapman absolutely waxed the Orioles, throwing all five of the fastest pitches he’s thrown (from 104.0 mph to 105.1 mph) against Baltimore, per Deadspin.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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