Chicago Cubs Rookie Hits Golf Balls Like He Hits Home Runs

Friday October 9th, 2015
Kyle Schwarber's golf swing is just as powerful, if not more, than his baseball swing.
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Swinging a golf club is often compared to swinging a baseball bat, and Chicago Cubs rookie catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber has made the two look more similar than ever with his most recent feat.

The 22-year-old whose two home runs helped the Cubs to a 4-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates in Wednesday night’s wild-card game has a uniquely powerful golf swing that can launch a ball 370 yards. And at 6-feet, 235 lbs, it's not unreasonable to think Schwarber can drive it even longer.

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The swing itself is impressive, but the best part of the video might be the reactions of both Schwarber and whoever is filming the shot.

Check it out below:

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