Yankees closer Chapman nears return from DL

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boon said closer Aroldis Chapman could be activated from the disabled list “sometime next week … if everything goes well” with his rehab over the upcoming days.Chapman (2.11 ERA with 31 saves in 33 chances) hasn’t pitched since Aug. 21 because of tendinitis in his left knee. He threw a bullpen session at the Yankees’ spring training complex in Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday.Boone said he expects Chapman to toss one more bullpen session this weekend before the Cuban flamethrower is activated.

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