Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber, who has three hits and two walks in the World Series after missing nearly all of the regular season, will not test his surgically repaired left knee in the outfield during Games 3, 4 and 5 of the World Series.
Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber missed 200 days this season with torn knee ligaments suffered in an outfield collision April 7. A surprise addition to the Cubs’ World Series roster, he has three hits and two walks in two games.
Jake Arrieta made a teasing run at history, Kyle Schwarber drove in two runs and the Chicago Cubs brushed off a shutout to even the World Series with their first Fall Classic win in 71 years, 5-1 over the Cleveland Indians in Game 2 on Wednesday night.
As the Amtrak train slowly chugged through the Ohio night, past factories along the Lake Erie shore illuminated by pinkish lights, Marvin Thomas stretched across a pair of seats, proudly wrapped in a blue satin Cubs jacket.
Whether discussing where Bryce Harper or Trea Turner might play next season, whether assessing the Washington Nationals' performance or his priorities for the offseason, general manager Mike Rizzo avoiding saying much Thursday.
Cubs star Kyle Schwarber won't be in the starting lineup for the three World Series games this weekend after he was denied medical clearance to play the outfield following his return from knee surgery.
A woman in a Chicago Cubs jersey climbed onto a man's shoulders to pose for — what else? — a selfie in front of the cherry-red marquee at Wrigley Field, the second-oldest ballpark in the major leagues.