It wasn’t exactly the shot that won the game for the Chicago Cubs, and in doing so clinched the series and advanced them to the NLCS, but it certainly made things easier for Hector Rondon. I’m talking about Kyle Schwarber calling his shot:
Haha Fowler said Schwarber called his shot.
— Rice Cube (@CubicSnarkonia) October 14, 2015
Dexter Fowler told Dan Roan just now that Kyle Schwarber called his home run! @Cubs
— MarkSuppelsa (@MarkSuppelsa) October 14, 2015
Schwarber called his HR in center field.
— Rian Watt (@rianwatt) October 14, 2015
See? Not lying. And everyone saw the aftermath of his called shot:
I agree with everyone else, that HAD to go farther than 419 feet. I mean it landed on the friggin’ right field Jumbotron for crying out loud:
SCHWARBER Home Run is stuck up there pic.twitter.com/ZjOi99ztOj
— Hsirrap Reldnahc (@Chandyparrish) October 13, 2015
Whatever. Cubs win, and now we wait for the Dodgers and Mets to beat each other up. Preferably on the scoreboard and not in a brawl.