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Kyle Schwarber

24-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago Cubs

2017 Stats

AVG

.208

HR

28

RBI

53

R

63

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.

September 20, 2017  –  Kyle Schwarber News

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Schwarber went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Rays.

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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 AAA IOW 11 44 35 9 12 5 1 0 4 9 0 0 8 12 0 0 1 .343 .477 .714 1.191
2017 24 MAJ CHC 120 462 400 63 83 45 16 1 28 53 0 0 57 143 0 0 5 .208 .314 .463 .777
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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)     191 740 636 115 140 68 22 2 44 96 3 3 94 222 0 1 9 .220 .328 .469 .797

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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
Sep. 19 @TB 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .314 .463 .777
Sep. 17 StL 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .314 .457 .771
Sep. 16 StL Did not play.
Sep. 15 StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .315 .452 .767
Sep. 14 NYM 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .209 .318 .456 .774
Sep. 13 NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .315 .452 .767
Sep. 12 NYM 3 2 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .318 .457 .775
Sep. 10 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 9 Mil 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .312 .444 .756
Sep. 8 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 7 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .309 .435 .744
Sep. 6 @Pit 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .311 .439 .750
Sep. 5 @Pit Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .312 .440 .752
Sep. 3 Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .312 .442 .754
Sep. 2 Atl 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .313 .443 .756
Sep. 1 Atl 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .311 .444 .755
Aug. 31 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 30 Pit 6 2 2 0 0 2 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .311 .445 .756
Aug. 29 Pit 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .197 .311 .430 .741
Aug. 28 Pit Did not play.
Aug. 27 @Phi 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .311 .432 .743
Aug. 26 @Phi 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .311 .436 .747
Aug. 25 @Phi 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .313 .442 .755
Aug. 24 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .312 .434 .746
Aug. 23 @Cin 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .316 .439 .755
Aug. 22 @Cin 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .317 .434 .751
Aug. 20 Tor 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .317 .437 .754
Aug. 19 Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .318 .438 .756
Aug. 18 Tor Did not play.
Last 7 Games 22 5 7 1 0 3 3 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .348 .773 1.121
Last 14 Games 31 6 9 1 0 4 4 2 13 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .333 .710 1.043
Last 30 Games 81 15 18 2 0 8 13 7 28 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .284 .543 .827

Kyle Schwarber: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 4 1 102 102 8
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
2017809380.175.350.663
20155682111.143.268.481

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173165324440.215.484.799
201640000.000.000.200
20151764414322.278.557.953

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172043717320.250.549.903
201597257191.196.433.788

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20171922510200.161.359.631
201640000.000.000.200
2015135279242.281.526.881
Kyle Schwarber vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

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% .533 .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% .328 .258
2015 22 AA TEN 243 197 17.3% 20.2% 0.86 75% .365 .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% .293 .241
2016 23 MAJ CHC 5 4 20% 40% 0.50 50% .000 .000
2017 24 AAA IOW 44 35 18.2% 27.3% 0.67 66% .421 .371
2017 24 MAJ CHC 462 400 12.3% 31% 0.40 64% .240 .255
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3-Year Averages     138 118 13% 28.3% 0.46 67% .282 .229
Career     740 636 12.7% 30% 0.42 65% .259 .249

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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 7 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 0
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 LF 766 -9 134 -4 -9 444 -4 297 -3
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 -1 1 -4 0 0 -1 -2 -4 0 -7

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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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0.40 BB/K
AVERAGE
12.3% BB Rate
ELITE
31.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.777 OPS
AVERAGE
.314 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.208 AVG
TERRIBLE
.240 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.463 SLG
GOOD
.255 ISO
ELITE

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

Schwarber went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Cardinals.

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Schwarber is not in the lineup against the Cardinals on Saturday.

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Schwarber went 3-for-3 with a solo homer, a walk and two runs against the Mets on Tuesday.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup Sunday against the Brewers.

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Schwarber went 1-for-1 with a solo homer and a walk in Saturday's loss to the Brewers.

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Schwarber is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Brewers.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup for Friday's matchup against the Brewers.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup against the Pirates on Wednesday.

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Schwarber is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Pirates.

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Schwarber is out of the lineup Sunday against the Braves.

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Schwarber is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Braves.

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Schwarber went 2-for-6 with a pair of homers and four RBI in Wednesday's 17-3 rout of the Pirates.

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Schwarber is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Pirates.

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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.