Cubs' Theo Epstein Explains Kyle Schwarber's Demotion: 'More Slugger Than Hitter' Right Now"None of us saw this coming," Epstein says.
Cubs Are Sending Kyle Schwarber To Triple-A IowaSchwarber is hitting .171 with 12 homers, 28 RBIs and a .673 OPS in 64 games this season. 
Kahn: Can the Cubs Repeat?The Cubs have played .500 ball so far, causing worry in Wrigleyville.
Cubs' Kyle Schwarber Sits Against Right-Hander Once AgainJon Jay will lead off and play center field for the Cubs when they face Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom, with Ben Zobrist in left field.
Levine: Struggling Kyle Schwarber, Addison Russell Come Up Big For Cubs"This was definitely a positive step today," Schwarber said after a 7-5 win over the Rockies.
Emma: Maddon's Methods Provide Comfort, Confidence For StrugglesSend Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A? There's no better place for him than with Maddon's Cubs.
Kris Bryant: Support From Management, Coaches Crucial For Cubs Amid Early Bumps"In this clubhouse, you have support and an honest viewpoint from the organization all of the time," Bryant says.
Levine: Kyle Schwarber's Grand Slam Lifts Cubs To Come-From-Behind Win"It was kind of a sigh of relief," Schwarber said of his big hit to break out of a 5-of-60 slump.
Levine: Maddon Protecting Schwarber, Russell From OverkillOn Saturday, Maddon dropped slugger Kyle Schwarber to the No. 9 slot of the lineup. Shortstop Addison Russell wasn't playing.
Cubs Drop Struggling Kyle Schwarber To 7th In OrderSchwarber is hitting .165 with a .286 on-base percentage and .627 OPS.
Cubs' Kyle Schwarber Hits 470-Foot Homer, His Longest In MLB"Whenever you hit the barrel, it feels good," Schwarber says.
Levine: Jon Lester's Gem, Kyle Schwarber's Blast Ignite Cubs In Win Over GiantsLester was dominant in a complete game, allowing one run on four hits while striking out 10.
Joe Maddon Anticipates Kyle Schwarber Returning To Cubs' Lead-Off Spot Sometime"He's just struggling right now," Maddon says. "He'll come out of it."
Cubs Move Kyle Schwarber To 2nd Spot In OrderSchwarber is hitting .182 with a .305 on-base percentage.
Levine: Could A Schwarber Or Bryant Home Run Ever Reach Wrigley Field's Center-Field Scoreboard?It's an estimated 575 to 600 feet from home plate to the center-field scoreboard at Wrigley Field.