WATCH: Cubs' Kyle Schwarber damages Budweiser sign with long BP home run

Chicago Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber isn't off to the best start this year. He entered Wednesday hitting .187/.315/.367 with six home runs in 165 plate appearances.

Yet Schwarber homered as part of a two-hit effort on Tuesday, snapping a four-game hitless stretch, and did something almost as impressive prior to Wednesday's game -- breaking part of the Cubs' giant Budweiser sign with a batting practice home run:

Perhaps predictably, that part of the sign is no longer operational:

This isn't Schwarber's first flirtation with the Budweiser sign, of course -- remember the playoff home run that landed under the sign? But it's impressive all the same.

That's a strong man, y'all. 

CBS Sports Staff

R.J. Anderson joined CBS Sports in 2016. He previously wrote for Baseball Prospectus, where he contributed to five of the New York Times bestselling annuals. His work has also appeared in Newsweek and... Full Bio

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