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Chicago Cubs OF Kyle Schwarber was optioned to Class AAA Iowa Thursday, June 22. It's ...
Jun 21, 2017
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Chicago Cubs C/OF Kyle Schwarber (ankle) is back in the lineup Wednesday, June 21, versus ...
Jun 20, 2017
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Chicago Cubs OF Kyle Schwarber (ankle) was removed from the game Monday, June 19, against ...
MLB 54 mins ago

Cubs send slumping Schwarber to Triple-A

Cubs manager Joe Maddon has preached the need to be patient with some of the young players on the roster, but apparently the team decided it was time to make a move regarding struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber.
Cubbies Crib 1 hour ago

Chicago Cubs: Why Kyle Schwarber going to Triple-A is a good thing

In a shocking (depending who you talk to) decision, Kyle Schwarber got sent down to Triple-A Iowa today. The Cubs’ brass is as high on him as they’ve been on everybody else. This is not the Chicago Cubs giving up on Kyle Schwarber, believe it or not. This is the Cubs helping Schwarber. Looking back at […] Chicago Cubs: Why Kyle Schwarber going to Triple-A is a good thing - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Chicago Tribune 2 hours ago

Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Kyle Schwarber's demotion to Triple-A Iowa

Cubs manager Joe Maddon discusses Kyle Schwarber's demotion to Triple-A Iowa on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)
Bleed Cubbie Blue 2 hours ago
Get to know new Cubs outfielder Mark Zagunis

Get to know new Cubs outfielder Mark Zagunis

Some quick information on the newest Chicago Cub. It’s been no secret that I’ve been a fan of Mark Zagunis for a while now. I ranked him as the fifth-best prospect in the Cubs system coming into this season, and nothing he’s done this year has changed my opinion of him. (Although he might be up to number three now with Ian Happ and Albert Almora Jr. falling off the lists.) The Cubs took Zagunis in the third round of the 2014 draft, which was the same draft that the Cubs took Kyle Schwarber in the first round. Like Schwarber, Zagunis was a college catcher out of Virginia Tech. He...
CSN Philly 3 hours ago

MLB Notes: Cubs send Kyle Schwarber to Triple A

MIAMI -- The Chicago Cubs have demoted struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa.Schwarber, the fourth overall pick in the 2014 amateur draft, is batting
Chicago Tribune 3 hours ago

Kris Bryant on Kyle Schwarber's demotion: 'We know he's going to be back'

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant weighs in on Kyle Schwarber's demotion to Triple-A Iowa on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)
Chicago Tribune 3 hours ago

Anthony Rizzo on Kyle Schwarber's demotion to Triple-A Iowa

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo dicusses Kyle Schwarber's demotion to Triple-A Iowa on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)
CBS Chicago 3 hours ago
Levine: Demotion Of Cubs’ Kyle Schwarber Shouldn’t Surprise Anyone

Levine: Demotion Of Cubs’ Kyle Schwarber Shouldn’t Surprise Anyone

"He somehow has lost his strike zone confidence," a National League scout says.
Sports Mockery 4 hours ago
Mark Zagunis Is Making His MLB Debut With The Cubs Tonight

Mark Zagunis Is Making His MLB Debut With The Cubs Tonight

The Chicago Cubs demoted Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa and placed Jason Heyward on the disabled list before the start of an 11-game road trip and to begin their series against the Miami Marlins yet another prospect is making his MLB debut. Mark Zagunis, who was drafted in the third round of the 2014 draft, […]
Cubs Insider 4 hours ago

Epstein on 670 The Score: Schwarber Lost Identity as Hitter, Needs to Rediscover Who He Is

Theo Epstein joined 670 The Score’s Spiegel and Parkins Show for his weekly Thursday afternoon appearance to talk about the timeline for Kyle…Hendricks to return to the rotation (there isn’t one). Before they got to that, though, there was the business of the recent demotion of Kyle Schwarber. You may remember Schwarber as the destroyer … The post Epstein on 670 The Score: Schwarber Lost Identity as Hitter, Needs to Rediscover Who He Is appeared first on Cubs Insider.
Chicago Tribune 4 hours ago

Cubs' Mark Zagunis to make ML debut in RF

Following the demotion of Kyle Schwarber, the Chicago Cubs will sport a slightly different look Thursday night when they open a four-game series against Miami at Marlins Park. Mark Zagunis, who was promoted to take Schwarber's roster spot, will make his major league debut in right field and bat...
Cubs send struggling Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

Cubs send struggling Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

Schwarber, the fourth overall pick in the 2014 amateur draft, is batting just .171 with 12 homers and 28 RBIs in 64 games.
Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

MIAMI (AP) The Chicago Cubs have demoted struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa.
Washington Times 5 hours ago

Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

MIAMI (AP) - The Chicago Cubs have demoted struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa. Schwarber, the fourth overall pick in the 2014 amateur draft, is batting just .171 with 12 homers and 28 RBIs in 64 games. There was no immediate announcement of a corresponding move. Schwarber made his ...
numberFire 5 hours ago
Why Kyle Schwarber Was Sent To AAA

Why Kyle Schwarber Was Sent To AAA

The can't-miss Cubs slugger has been demoted.

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