Aroldis Chapman allowed one run on one hit and no walks while striking out two over one 1/3 innings during Friday's 2-1 loss in Game 5 of the ALDS. He picked up the loss. The Yankees lost the series to the Rays 3-2.
Mike Brosseau hit the go-ahead home run in the eighth inning off Chapman to give the Rays a 2-1 lead. The Yankees closer was saddled with the loss. Chapman finished the 2020 postseason with a (0-1) record, 1.93 ERA, 0.64 WHIP and eight strikeouts over four 1/3 innings. Despite playoff loss, the 32-year-old figures to be one of the top relievers off the draft board in 2021.