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Chapman won the Gatorade player of the year honor in South Carolina and is committed to play for the in-state Gamecocks. He's projectable and athletic at 6-foot-2, 185 pounds, and his best present pitch is a curveball, which is above-average at its best now and has plus potential. Chapman's fastball has peaked at 93 mph and generally sits in the 87-91 mph range. He used the combination to strike out 93 in 51 innings this spring, and some scouts see him as potential starter down the line. Scouts debate just how much projection he has down the line and whether or not he'll have enough fastball.