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Aroldis Chapman’s arrival in Chicago brought with him his decorated 100-mph and counting fastball. In 2014 he threw 395 100-mph pitches, with Kelvin Herrera of the Kansas City Royals coming in second with 57. In 2015 he doused batters with 452 pitches of 100-mph or more. As Chapman has likely played his final game as a Chicago Cub, we examine his 8-Out save during Game 5 of World Series, which might be Cubs most vital moment ever.