Cardinals Don't Know Not to Run On Kyle Schwarber's Arm (VIDEO)

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Cardinals Don’t Know Not to Run On Kyle Schwarber’s Arm (VIDEO)

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Although he gave up a couple hits and a walk in the first inning, Jose Quintana did not allow a runner to score thanks primarily to his defense.

Enter Kyle Schwarber’s fantastic arm in left field – say what you will about the rest of this defense, but you can’t question the arm – gunning one hard to the plate to cut down Matt Carpenter:

The accuracy was not perfect, but that’s a very good, strong, level throw to the plate that gives the catcher a chance. And, since that catcher is Willson Contreras, he’s going to make a great tag – which he did, and Carpenter was toast.

Someone should let St. Louis know about Schwarber:

Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.