Kyle Schwarber

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

C.J. Edwards, Kyle Schwarber To Play In Futures Game

The contest is set for July 12 as part of All-Star festivities in Cincinnati.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Matt Szczur. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cubs Call Up OF Szczur From Triple-A To Take Schwarber’s Spot

Szczur entered Monday hitting .167 this season at the big league level.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2015

Yan Gomes of the Indians slides in with a run ahead of a tag attempt by Cubs catcher Miguel Montero. (Getty Images)

Schwarber Belts 1st HR, But Cubs Fall To Indians, 4-3

Kyle Schwarber knows his first stint in the majors is going to be short, but he is making the most of his opportunity to impress.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Grote: Cubs Veterans Nurture, Don’t Resent Young Stars

“The real good veteran kind of enjoys this moment because it happened with him,” Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Levine: Kyle Schwarber Gets The Call To Wrigley

Schwarber will be at the big league level for a six-game cameo.


Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon’s Excited To See How Kyle Schwarber Handles His Big League Cameo

Schwarber will be available to pinch hit but won’t start Tuesday night, Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Cubs To Call Up Kyle Schwarber For 6 Games, Then Send Him To Triple-A

Schwarber is hitting .320 with a 1.017 OPS at Double-A.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Cubs Name Kyle Schwarber Minor League Player Of Month For May

Right-hander Ryan Williams was named the pitcher of the month.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2015

Javier Baez. (Getty Images)

Grote’s 5 Cubs Observations: Schwarber, Baez Getting Consideration For Call-Up When DH Needed

Kyle Schwarber and Javier Baez could be used when the Cubs visit AL parks in June.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Talks Starlin Castro’s Struggles, Kyle Schwarber’s Future

Castro’s hitting .214 in May after batting .325 in April.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

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Cubs Trim Spring Roster To 40 Players With 12 Moves

Albert Almora and Kyle Schwarber were among those assigned to minor league camp.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Cubs shortstop prospect Addison Russell, left. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kris Bryant’s Not Even The Cubs’ Top Prospect Anymore?

Addison Russell has been tabbed the Cubs’ best prospect by Baseball Prospectus.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

Kyle Schwarber. (CBS)

Levine: Schwarber Will Get Chance To Catch In Minors

Kyle Schwarber hit two balls out of Wrigley Field while taking batting practice Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Theo Epstein: ‘We’re Going To Be Must-See TV’

“I’m not sure I’d trade our long-term future for anybody’s,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Javier Baez. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Wisch: Reality Of Cubs’ ‘Plan’ Is Taking Too Many Hits

The Cubs aren’t ignoring the acquisition of young pitchers. They just haven’t had the right opportunity.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Kyle Schwarber. (CBS)

Cubs’ Schwarber Promoted To Class-A Daytona

Kyle Schwarber is moving along quickly.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

Kyle Schwarber. (CBS)

Kane County Cougars Offering Preview Of Cubs’ Future

While fans wait for the Cubs rebuilding process to take shape, they might just get a glimpse into their future with the Kane County Cougars. They became the Cubs Single-A affiliate in 2013.


Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Sign 4 Pitchers They Took Early In Draft

Chicago has agreed to terms with right-hander Jake Stinnett, its second-round pick.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

Kyle Schwarber.

Reports: Cubs Sign 1st-Round Pick Kyle Schwarber Below Slot Value

The money saved can now be used to entice other draftees to sign.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Carlos Rodon (Courtesy Chicago White Sox)

MLB Amateur Draft: Cubs, White Sox Picks, Analysis

The MLB amateur draft continues today and tomorrow.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014