Kyle Schwarber hits first-career home run

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Kyle Schwarber #12 of the Chicago Cubs hits an RBI single during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 17, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

In the top of the fifth inning, Cubs designated hitter Kyle Schwarber tied the game with his first-career home run against Cleveland Indians ace Danny Salazar.


With one out and a 3-2 count, the lefty hit an opposite-field home run.

The 22-year-old catching prospect now has six hits in his first two career starts.

Through his first two games, Schwarber is hitting .750 with one home run, one triple, four RBI and five runs scored.

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