Re: AWESOME article on Aroldis Chapman
Originally Posted by RedsManRick
I agree. If any U.S. born and raised player got 5 speeding tickets in the offseason, one during the regular season and had the stripper issue, you know people would be wary. The fact that he doesn't speak English well has been a saving grace on that front.
That's not comparing apples to apples though. U.S. born plays have spent their entire life of the freedom of the United State. Chapman just got here and he was handed millions upon arrival.
It's not like he's the first professional athlete to deal with maturity issues. Look at Patrick Kane.
"The guy I think could be really good in center is Adam Dunn. If someone asked me if Dunn could be a center fielder for the next 10 years, if he started working on it, no one could explain to me why he couldn’t do it." - Brad Kullman