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2. Aroldis Chapman (RP-NYY)

They don’t call him the Cuban Missile for nothing folks.

Not only were fans in awe, but his All-Star teammates were completely flabbergasted when he whiffed the entire side during last July’s Mid-Summer Classic:

100 miles an hour isn’t a climax for Aroldis Chapman, it’s an average.

Then, when thinking about his high-80s slider and change, the thought of “unfair” comes to mind. That high-80s speed feels more like a 50 mile an hour knuckleball after one of his sizzling fastballs comes across the plate.

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