Aroldis Chapman faces live hitters

Updated: April 24, 2014, 12:35 PM ET
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Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman, who has been on the disabled list since being struck in the head by a line drive on March 19, faced live hitters Wednesday for the first time since the incident.

"He threw all his pitches," manager Bryan Price told reporters. "He was very sharp, good velocity. Good slider, good changeup. Looked like midseason form."

Chapman, who suffered fractures near his eye and to his nose along with a mild concussion after being hit by a drive off ...

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