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Kyle Schwarber

24-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago Cubs

2017 Stats

AVG

.173

HR

7

RBI

19

R

21

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

An outfield collision with Dexter Fowler in his second game of the season resulted in a torn ACL and MCL for Schwarber. Much to everyone's surprise, Schwarber was cleared to DH in the World Series, an...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 235   DOB: 3/5/1993   BORN: Middletown, OH   COLLEGE: Indiana   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Kyle Schwarber Contract Information:

Signed a $3.125 million contract with the Cubs in June 2014.

May 28, 2017  –  Kyle Schwarber News

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Kyle Schwarber Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2014 21 A BOI 5 24 20 7 12 6 1 1 4 10 0 1 2 2 0 1 1 .600 .625 1.350 1.975
2014 21 A KAN 23 96 83 17 30 12 8 0 4 15 1 1 11 17 0 0 2 .361 .448 .602 1.050
2014 21 A+ DAY 44 191 159 31 48 20 9 1 10 28 4 0 26 38 0 5 1 .302 .393 .560 .953
2015 22 AA TEN 58 243 197 39 63 24 10 1 13 39 1 0 42 49 1 2 1 .320 .438 .579 1.017
2015 22 AAA IOW 17 67 60 7 20 11 7 1 3 10 0 0 7 23 0 0 0 .333 .403 .633 1.036
2015 22 MAJ CHC 69 273 232 52 57 23 6 1 16 43 3 3 36 77 0 1 4 .246 .355 .487 .842
2016 23 MAJ CHC 2 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
2017 24 MAJ CHC 45 197 168 21 29 14 7 0 7 19 0 0 27 57 0 0 2 .173 .294 .339 .633
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3-Year Averages     35 138 118 26 28 11 3 0 8 21 1 1 18 39 0 0 2 .237 .348 .466 .814
Career  (View All)     116 475 404 73 86 37 13 1 23 62 3 3 64 136 0 1 6 .213 .328 .421 .749

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Kyle Schwarber Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 29 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .173 .294 .339 .633
May. 28 @LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 .297 .348 .645
May. 27 @LAD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .178 .298 .350 .648
May. 26 @LAD Did not play.
May. 25 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .181 .299 .356 .655
May. 24 SF Did not play.
May. 23 SF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .186 .306 .365 .671
May. 22 SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .184 .307 .349 .656
May. 21 Mil 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .309 .351 .660
May. 19 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 .182 .305 .351 .656
May. 18 Cin Did not play.
May. 17 Cin 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .312 .361 .673
May. 16 Cin 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187 .315 .367 .682
May. 14 @StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .179 .313 .343 .656
May. 13 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .183 .314 .351 .665
May. 12 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .318 .362 .680
May. 10 @Col 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .195 .322 .374 .696
May. 9 @Col Did not play.
May. 9 @Col 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .324 .383 .707
May. 7 NYY 7 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .321 .379 .700
May. 6 NYY Did not play.
May. 5 NYY 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193 .313 .367 .680
May. 4 Phi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .312 .340 .652
May. 3 Phi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .315 .343 .658
May. 2 Phi 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196 .317 .353 .670
May. 1 Phi 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196 .322 .330 .652
Apr. 30 @Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .333 .344 .677
Apr. 29 @Bos 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .336 .356 .692
Apr. 28 @Bos 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .343 .365 .708
Apr. 26 @Pit 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .351 .375 .726
Last 7 Games 16 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 .063 .167 .250 .417
Last 14 Games 37 5 5 0 0 2 5 4 14 0 0 0 0 2 .135 .220 .297 .517
Last 30 Games 92 9 12 3 0 4 11 13 30 0 0 0 0 3 .130 .238 .293 .531

Kyle Schwarber: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 2 1 40 40 3
2016 2 2
2015 21 43 41 4 6

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Kyle Schwarber: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 52

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Kyle Schwarber Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017354150.143.257.575
20155682111.143.268.481

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017133176140.180.361.648
201640000.000.000.200
20151764414322.278.557.953

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201779115130.203.430.738
201597257191.196.433.788

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20178910260.146.258.541
201640000.000.000.200
2015135279242.281.526.881
Kyle Schwarber Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 21 A BOI 24 20 8.3% 8.3% 1.00 90% .571 .750
2014 21 A KAN 96 83 11.5% 17.7% 0.65 80% .419 .241
2014 21 A+ DAY 191 159 13.6% 19.9% 0.68 76% .342 .258
2015 22 AA TEN 243 197 17.3% 20.2% 0.86 75% .370 .259
2015 22 AAA IOW 67 60 10.4% 34.3% 0.30 62% .500 .300
2015 22 MAJ CHC 273 232 13.2% 28.2% 0.47 67% .295 .241
2016 23 MAJ CHC 5 4 20% 40% 0.50 50% .000 .000
2017 24 MAJ CHC 197 168 13.7% 28.9% 0.47 66% .212 .166
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3-Year Averages     138 118 13% 28.3% 0.46 67% .282 .229
Career     475 404 13.5% 28.6% 0.47 66% .257 .208

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Kyle Schwarber Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 C 136 0 0 0 0 45 0 27 0
2015 LF 295.7 -5 44 -2 -5 192 -2 97 0
2015 RF 14 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
2016 LF 7.7 -1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0
2017 C 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 LF 306 -6 48 -4 -6 161 -4 112 -4
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 C 0 -2 0 0 0 0 -1 -3
2015 LF 1 0 -2 0 0 -1 0 -2 0 -3
2015 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 LF -3 1 -2 0 0 -1 -1 -3 0 -5

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2017 Stat Review for Kyle Schwarber    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.47 BB/K
GOOD
13.7% BB Rate
ELITE
28.9% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.633 OPS
TERRIBLE
.294 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.173 AVG
TERRIBLE
.212 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.339 SLG
TERRIBLE
.166 ISO
WEAK

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Kyle Schwarber: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Schwarber is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Dodgers.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Giants.

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Schwarber went 1-for-4 with a home run in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Giants.

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Schwarber is not in the lineup Monday against the Giants.

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Schwarber went 1-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and a run in Sunday's win over the Brewers.

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Schwarber is hitting second and starting in left field Saturday against the Brewers.

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Schwarber is leading off and playing left field Friday against the Brewers.

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Schwarber is not in the Cubs' Thursday lineup against the Reds.

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Schwarber went 2-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored in Tuesday's 9-5 win over the Reds.

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Despite hitting just .195, Schwarber is expected to remain the Cubs' leadoff hitter, Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago reports.

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Schwarber is starting in left field and hitting third Wednesday against the Rockies.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup for Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Rockies, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

All Schwarber does is hit, and the Cubs had no choice but to promote him last year when it appeared that no minor league level could hold him. His .246 batting average was a bit disappointing, but he made up for it with 16 home runs and 36 walks in limited regular-season action and five more homers in the postseason. Even better, though he moved to the outfield he still managed to catch 21 games in the majors, earning him valuable multi-position eligibility. It's doubtful that he can be an everyday catcher, but it's possible he could play enough behind the plate to continue to stay eligible there in the coming years. How does a catcher-eligible player who hits 25 home runs and bats .290 sound?

2015

The Cubs drafted Schwarber with the fourth pick in the 2014 draft and he made an immediate impression in his three-level stint, hitting a combined 18 home runs in 262 at-bats with an on-base percentage north of .400. Though he played a lot of outfield in his first year as a pro, he's expected to be a full-time catcher in 2015, either at High-A Myrtle Beach or Double-A Tennessee. If he can prove himself there, he'll be on the fast track to Chicago, where he won't have many catchers to beat out.