Kyle Schwarber

Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber, right. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Lauds Kyle Schwarber’s Progress At Catcher, Doesn’t Plan On Playing Him in LF Yet

Maddon is wary of wearing Schwarber out by making him an everyday player.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs' Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

The Legend Of Kyle Schwarber Is Growing

Schwarber hit homers in the ninth and 13th innings Tuesday to rally the Cubs to a win.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Joe Maddon: ‘I Want Us To Be The Hunted’

Listen to Maddon’s full interview on the Spiegel and Goff Show.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Must Decide Who They Want To Be

The addition of hot-hitting prospect Kyle Schwarber creates a question or two about where the Cubs are at and where they want to go.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2015

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Which Stat Categories Do You Need The Most In Fantasy Baseball?

When trying to improve your fantasy roster, it’s important to gauge which statistical categories can help you the most. If you’re last in batting average, maybe it’s not worth it to acquire a .300 hitter. If you’re in the middle of the pack in steals, it might be worth it to find a speedster for your lineup.


Miguel Montero. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs Place Miguel Montero On 15-Day DL

Montero has a sprained left thumb and is expected to be out as many as six weeks.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Report: Cubs To Call Up Kyle Schwarber With Miguel Montero Injured

Schwarber hit .364 in a six-game cameo in the big leagues earlier this season.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, general manager Jed Hoyer and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Encountering High-Priced Trade Market

In preliminary talks, foes keep bringing up three names: Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber and Jorge Soler.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2015

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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