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TSN
Slumping Cubs alter lineup for NLCS Game 3CHICAGO — The Cubs have altered their lineup for Game 3 of the NL Championship
TSN / Posted an hour ago
CHICAGO — The Cubs have altered their lineup for Game 3 of the NL Championship Series, putting Kyle Schwarber in the No. 2 spot and benching struggling second baseman Javier Baez. Chicago lost the first two games in Los Angeles. The World Series... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ben Zobrist bats leadoff for Cubs in Game 3 vs. Dodgersstagnant lineup. Ben Zobrist will bat leadoff in place of Javier Baez, who has
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
stagnant lineup. Ben Zobrist will bat leadoff in place of Javier Baez, who hasn't had a hit in 19 at-bats this postseason. Kyle Schwarber will bat second, with Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo sliding down one spot each. Jason Heyward will start in... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Powell: Cubs-Dodgers NLCS Game 3 Preview; How will Joe Maddon Handle the Bullpen?Baez doesn’t have a hit in the postseason, and with the offense slumping, Joe M
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted an hour ago
Baez doesn’t have a hit in the postseason, and with the offense slumping, Joe Maddon will start Ben Zobrist at second base. Kyle Schwarber is in left, and will hit second. As expected, it’s a lefty-heavy lineup with the righty Yu Darvish on the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
How Should Joe Maddon Set Cubs' Game 3 Lineup?left side of the plate in this series, and as such we’re guessing he’ll be back
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 hours ago
left side of the plate in this series, and as such we’re guessing he’ll be back in the mix and in the heart of the order. Kyle Schwarber should also find his way back into the mix, but we're betting on Maddon sticking with Jay in the lineup, which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How the Cubs can win Game 3 of the NLCS vs. Dodgersto get a hit in the series and are batting .000: Anthony Rizzo (0-for-6), Javie
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
to get a hit in the series and are batting .000: Anthony Rizzo (0-for-6), Javier Baez (0-for-5), Jason Heyward (0-for-3), Kyle Schwarber (0-for-3), Ben Zobrist (0-for-2), Ian Happ (0-for-1). One or more of those hitters needs to get on the board... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cubs' punchless lineup not cutting ithelp him stop a .182 postseason skid. What about leading Rizzo off to see if i
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
help him stop a .182 postseason skid. What about leading Rizzo off to see if it has the same impact it did in June? Did Kyle Schwarber stop by Arizona on the way home from Los Angeles to see if a few at-bats with the Mesa Solar Sox sharpens his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With Cubs hitters in a rut, it's time for Joe Maddon to shake up lineuphelp him stop a .182 postseason skid. What about leading Rizzo off to see if i
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
help him stop a .182 postseason skid. What about leading Rizzo off to see if it has the same impact it did in June? Did Kyle Schwarber stop by Arizona on the way home from Los Angeles to see if a few at-bats with the Mesa Solar Sox sharpens his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can Cubs create a beat at Wrigley to match the Dodgers?focus is on the game. "I think that you've got two completely different cultur
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
focus is on the game. "I think that you've got two completely different cultures you're marketing to," Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber said. "L.A. is kind of the big music, pop culture mecca out here. "In Chicago, we're more blue collar, and I... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cubs' Maddon expects to be fined for critical commentsoverturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
overturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called Culberson out on a throw from left fielder Kyle Schwarber on a single by Justin Turner. Following a video review, umpires ruled Contreras violated the obstruction rule... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Cubs' Maddon expects to be fined for critical commentsoverturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
overturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called Culberson out on a throw from left fielder Kyle Schwarber on a single by Justin Turner. Following a video review, umpires ruled Contreras violated the obstruction rule... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadthe same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
the same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was OF Jason Hayward in the lineup and OF Kyle Schwarber on the bench. ... Cubs 2B Javier Baez went 0-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base, leaving him 0-for-19 with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Cubs' Maddon expects to be fined for critical commentsoverturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
overturned call with plate umpire Lance Barksdale. Barksdale initially called Culberson out on a throw from left fielder Kyle Schwarber on a single by Justin Turner. Following a video review, umpires ruled Contreras violated the obstruction rule... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadthe same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
the same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was OF Jason Hayward in the lineup and OF Kyle Schwarber on the bench. ... Cubs 2B Javier Baez went 0-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base, leaving him 0-for-19 with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadthe same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
the same as Game 1, other than the starting pitcher. The Cubs' only change was OF Jason Hayward in the lineup and OF Kyle Schwarber on the bench. ... Cubs 2B Javier Baez went 0-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base, leaving him 0-for-19 with... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why is Yasiel Puig allowed to flip bat when Jose Bautista wasn't?question happened in the seventh inning when Culberson was originally called ou
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
question happened in the seventh inning when Culberson was originally called out at the plate on a throw to Contreras from Kyle Schwarber, off a Justin Turner single. But Dodgers manager Dave Roberts requested video review and the call was... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Dodgers Face Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadiumthe runner’s path to home plate before he had the ball. “I saw a great basebal
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted yesterday
the runner’s path to home plate before he had the ball. “I saw a great baseball play,” Maddon said. “I saw (left fielder Kyle) Schwarber come in on a grounded ball, use his feet perfectly, make a low, great throw to the plate that could have been... Read more
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SportingNews
Cubs' Joe Maddon to meet with Joe Torre about NLCS Game 1 ejectionoverturned call at home plate. Dodgers' baserunner Charlie Culberson was origin
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
overturned call at home plate. Dodgers' baserunner Charlie Culberson was originally called out on a throw from left-fielder Kyle Schwarber. After a video review, MLB umpires ruled that Cubs catcher Willson Contreras had violated MLB's obstruction... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Lester Hopes to Help Cubs Tie NLCS Against Dodgersalmost identical to Saturday night, with the lone exception being Jason Heyward
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
almost identical to Saturday night, with the lone exception being Jason Heyward’s insertion into the mix over lefty slugger Kyle Schwarber. Neither hitter has had much success against lefties season, but Joe Maddon will hope Heyward’s glove in right... Read more
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Canberra Times
MLB play-offs: Dodgers take first step in avenging loss to CubsJustin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially r
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Justin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially ruled out at home on a terrific throw from Kyle Schwarber and tag by catcher Willson Contreras. But after a replay review, Culberson was ruled safe because Contreras... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Memo to Cubs offense and bullpen: Try not to suckare the worst numbers in each category. Stop the stink already. Javy Baez is b
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
are the worst numbers in each category. Stop the stink already. Javy Baez is batting .000, Mr. Blutarsky, going 0-for-17. Kyle Schwarber has one hit and is hitting .125. Addison Russell is hitting .190. Forget about expecting help from the bottom... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
World Series: Dodgers take first step in avenging loss to CubsJustin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially r
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Justin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially ruled out at home on a terrific throw from Kyle Schwarber and tag by catcher Willson Contreras. But after a replay review, Culberson was ruled safe because Contreras... Read more
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The Age
World Series: Dodgers take first step in avenging loss to CubsJustin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially r
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Justin Turner singled to left field, off John Lackey. Culberson was initially ruled out at home on a terrific throw from Kyle Schwarber and tag by catcher Willson Contreras. But after a replay review, Culberson was ruled safe because Contreras... Read more
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New York Post
Joe Maddon’s righteous fury not enough to spark Cubs this timeargued and was ejected. Contreras made the play the Yankees’ Gary Sanchez did
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
argued and was ejected. Contreras made the play the Yankees’ Gary Sanchez did not make earlier in the day. Left fielder Kyle Schwarber made a tremendous throw to Contreras, but it was overruled by instant replay. Maddon said the spirit of the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Powell: ‘Weird” Home Plate Rule Highlights Cubs 5-2 Loss in Game 1of NLCShome plate collision rule is vague and puts umpires in very tough positions. T
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
home plate collision rule is vague and puts umpires in very tough positions. The controversy arrived in the seventh when Kyle Schwarber threw an absolute dart to home plate from left field. Willson Contreras caught it and tagged out a sliding... Read more
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SportingNews
Dodgers' Charlie Culberson doing his best Corey Seager impressioninfield single, he eventually came in to score on one of the more noteworthy pl
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
infield single, he eventually came in to score on one of the more noteworthy plays of the game. A spectacular throw from Kyle Schwarber appeared to have nailed Culberson at home, the call was overturned due to Willson Contreras’ leg blocking the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Maddon 'couldn't disagree more' with overturned call at homein a replay booth in New York City." Maddon called it "a great baseball play"
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
in a replay booth in New York City." Maddon called it "a great baseball play" and that the throw from left fielder Kyle Schwarber took Contreras toward the line. "He catches the ball and his technique was absolutely 100 percent perfect,"... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Maddon 'couldn't disagree more' with overturned call at homein a replay booth in New York City." Maddon called it "a great baseball play"
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
in a replay booth in New York City." Maddon called it "a great baseball play" and that the throw from left fielder Kyle Schwarber took Contreras toward the line. "He catches the ball and his technique was absolutely 100 percent perfect,"... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Bullpen breakdowns, offensive woes continue to plague Cubsstarter and ace Clayton Kershaw. He lasted five innings, giving up four hits an
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
starter and ace Clayton Kershaw. He lasted five innings, giving up four hits and two runs. Maddon put left-handed hitter Kyle Schwarber in the lineup in left field and right-handed batter Almora in center. Left-handed batters do slightly better... Read more
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SportingNews
Joe Maddon ejected after overturned call, saw 'a great baseball play'at every ump he could find before leaving the field. "I saw a great baseball p
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
at every ump he could find before leaving the field. "I saw a great baseball play," Maddon said after the game. "I saw (Kyle) Schwarber come in on a grounded ball, use his feet perfectly, make a low, great throw to the plate that could have been... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pulling Jose Quintana for Hector Rondon is Joe Maddon's latest head-scratcherthe Cubs really should consider finding a sponsor for Maddon's daily surprise.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the Cubs really should consider finding a sponsor for Maddon's daily surprise. This time, Maddon raised eyebrows inserting Kyle Schwarber into the lineup with a lethal lefty on the mound. Schwarber's first career at-bat against Kershaw came in the... Read more
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SportingNews
Cubs manager Joe Maddon ejected in NLCS opener following replay reviewreached second on a double and three batters later, he attempted to score on a
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
reached second on a double and three batters later, he attempted to score on a single by Justin Turner. Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber picked up the hit. He then threw a one-hop strike to home that was corralled by catcher Willson Contreras, who... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Dodgers Rally to Defeat Cubs in Game 1 of NLCSSeries. Controversial Call: A fairly new rule created controversy in the bott
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
Series. Controversial Call: A fairly new rule created controversy in the bottom of the seventh inning as it appeared that Kyle Schwarber had thrown out Charlie Culberson at the plate. However, after review, the umpires reversed the call, stating... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Jon Jay batting leadoff, Kyle Schwarber in lineup for Cubs' NLCS opener at DodgersJoe Maddon has thrown a few wrinkles into the lineup Saturday night by starting
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Joe Maddon has thrown a few wrinkles into the lineup Saturday night by starting left-handed hitters Jon Jay and Kyle Schwarber against Kershaw in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium. Jay is 5-for-25... Read more
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SportingNews
NLCS 2017: Time has come for Cubs to relegate struggling Jason Heyward to bench roleJon Jay and Ian Happ filled in for Heyward in right field when he was on the DL
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Jon Jay and Ian Happ filled in for Heyward in right field when he was on the DL or got a day off during the regular season. Kyle Schwarber is on the opposite end of the spectrum; he’s a good hitter and poor fielder (left field only). Albert Almora... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
NLCS: Everything you need to know about the Cubs vs. Dodgers3B Kris Bryant (.295, 29, 73, .409 OBP), 1B Anthony Rizzo (.273, 32, 109, .392
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
3B Kris Bryant (.295, 29, 73, .409 OBP), 1B Anthony Rizzo (.273, 32, 109, .392 OBP), C Willson Contreras (.276, 21, 74), LF Kyle Schwarber (.211, 30, 59, 150 Ks), SS Addison Russell (.239, 12, 43), RF Jason Heyward (.259, 11, 59), 2B Javier Baez... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
NLDS Game 5: Cubs-Nationals recap, social media reactionscored on a wild pitch by Mike Montgomery and then an RBI double by Murphy. No
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
scored on a wild pitch by Mike Montgomery and then an RBI double by Murphy. Now leading 8-6, the Cubs got another run when Kyle Schwarber scored on a groundout by Bryant in the seventh. The Nationals made it 9-7 on a Bryce Harper sacrifice fly in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs look ready to take off again in Los Angeles for NLCSput team goals ahead of individual goals. Guys like Ben Zobrist, who came throu
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
put team goals ahead of individual goals. Guys like Ben Zobrist, who came through in Game 5 despite getting benched, like Kyle Schwarber, who has accepted going from October hero to role player without so much as a whimper, like Albert Almora Jr.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A capsule look at the Cubs Dodgers playoff series3B Kris Bryant (.295, 29, 73, .409 OBP), 1B Anthony Rizzo (.273, 32, 109, .392
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
3B Kris Bryant (.295, 29, 73, .409 OBP), 1B Anthony Rizzo (.273, 32, 109, .392 OBP), C Willson Contreras (.276, 21, 74), LF Kyle Schwarber (.211, 30, 59, 150 Ks), SS Addison Russell (.239, 12, 43), RF Jason Heyward (.259, 11, 59), 2B Javier Baez... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NLCS: Cubs, Dodgers projected Game 1 lineups, rostersTommy La Stella: Probably won't get a start in this series. OF Jon Jay: Lined
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Tommy La Stella: Probably won't get a start in this series. OF Jon Jay: Lined up for a start against Darvish. OF Kyle Schwarber: Tough to see him starting except vs. Darvish. OF Ian Happ: More valuable as an in-game... Read more
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New York Post
The ‘cliff’ that separates way Yankees, others got hereand Alex Bregman – with either the first or second overall pick in the draft as
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
and Alex Bregman – with either the first or second overall pick in the draft as surely as the Cubs secured Kris Bryant and Kyle Schwarber with top-four selections. Brian Cashman presented this tear-down plan to his bosses, worried that trying to... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Cubs Defeat Nationals in Game 5 of the NLDSit 8-6. The 7th inning saw some action from both teams too. In the top, Bryant
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 4 days ago
it 8-6. The 7th inning saw some action from both teams too. In the top, Bryant grounded into a force out, which allowed Kyle Schwarber to score making it 9-6. And in the bottom, Harper got out on a sacrifice fly, allowing Taylor to score making... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How drunk was the Cubs’ Game 5 win? This drunk ...Trea Turner at the plate on Bryce Harper’s grounder. Wieters beat the shift by
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Trea Turner at the plate on Bryce Harper’s grounder. Wieters beat the shift by dumping a bunt down the third-base line. Kyle Schwarber drove a ball off the right-field fence but managed only a single because he hit the ball over 100 mph. Carl... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Capitol Thrill: Cubs continue success facing elimination under Joe Maddonone of those with two outs. The Nationals got two runs back but the Cubs added
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
one of those with two outs. The Nationals got two runs back but the Cubs added one in the 7th, which was started off by a Kyle Schwarber single that was hit so hard it impaled the wall. He would score on a ground out from Kris Bryant, one of two... Read more
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The Morning Call
Cubs hold on for 9-8 win over Nationals in decisive NLDS Game 5scored on a wild pitch by Mike Montgomery and then an RBI double by Murphy. No
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
scored on a wild pitch by Mike Montgomery and then an RBI double by Murphy. Now leading 8-6, the Cubs got another run when Kyle Schwarber scored on a groundout by Bryant in the seventh. The Nationals made it 9-7 on a Bryce Harper sacrifice fly in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Leadoff struggles in first 4 playoff games mirrored Cubs' issues during regular seasonmanager Joe Maddon said before Game 5. "Everybody is. That's not easy to find.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
manager Joe Maddon said before Game 5. "Everybody is. That's not easy to find. "We thought at the beginning of year with (Kyle) Schwarber, we thought it would play. He didn't have his typical year. He's unconventional but really highly... Read more
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NBC Chicago
How the Cubs Should Set Their Game 5 Lineupalso remains in the heart of the order after two straight games of poking fun a
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
also remains in the heart of the order after two straight games of poking fun at people that called him washed up, and Kyle Schwarber remains on the bench as he struggles against left-handed pitching. The one real area of uncertainty comes in... Read more
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FabWags
Who is Kyle Schwarber's GirlfriendPaige Hartman Paige Hartman is the stunning girlfriend of MLB player Kyle Schw
FabWags / Posted 5 days ago
Paige Hartman Paige Hartman is the stunning girlfriend of MLB player Kyle Schwarber, the catcher and left fielder for the Chicago Cubs. Prior to his MLB Draft selection in 2014, Kyle played college baseball with the Indiana Hoosiers at Indiana... Read more
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TSN
Taylor, Strasburg help Nats force Game 5sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on an errant throw in the ninth. Left fielder Kyle Schwarber committed two errors on one play in Game 3, setting up Washington's only run in a 2-1 loss. "It's two... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Strasburg, Nationals beat Cubs 5-0, force NLDS to Game 5sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on an errant throw in the ninth. Left fielder Kyle Schwarber committed two errors on one play in Game 3, setting up Washington's only run in a 2-1 loss. "It's two... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Strasburg, Nationals Beat Cubs 5-0, Force NLDS To Game 5sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
sixth error of the series, and reliever Brian Duensing picked up another one on an errant throw in the ninth. Left fielder Kyle Schwarber committed two errors on one play in Game 3, setting up Washington’s only run in a 2-1 loss. “It’s two... Read more
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