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Wild emotional ride for Kris Bryant and Cubs in 7-4 loss to Reds

Wild emotional ride for Kris Bryant and Cubs in 7-4 loss to Reds

Kris Bryant experienced the peaks and valleys of baseball Wednesday in the eighth and ninth innings. But that compressed gamut could pale in comparison to the wide range of possibilities facing the Cubs in the upcoming weeks, especially pending the results of extensive tests on fellow rookie Kyle Schwarber. Schwarber experienced right rib soreness in the batting cages under the left-field bleachers before a wild 7-4 loss to the Reds at hot and breezy Wrigley Field. After the game, the Cubs said they wouldn't know the extent of Schwarber's injury until Friday. The potential loss of Schwarber, who hit a game-winning home run Tuesday night and scored 26 runs and drove in 24 in...

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