Chapman leaving Cincinnati to become a Yankee

Cincinnati Reds' Aroldis Chapman warms-up before the start of their opening day baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday, April 6, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Michael E. Keating)
Cincinnati Reds' Aroldis Chapman warms-up before the start of their opening day baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday, April 6, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Michael E. Keating)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Cincinnati Reds have officially traded pitcher Aroldis Chapman to the New York Yankees for 3rd baseman Eric Jagielo, RHP Rookie Davis, 2B Tony Renda and RHP Caleb Cotham.

Previously Chapman was thought to be traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers last month. Yet, was on hold after Yahoo Sports reported that police investigated an accusation of domestic violence involving the pitcher.

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