Jonathan Villar Hit His First Homer with the Cubs

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Jonathan Villar Hit His First Homer with the Cubs

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It hasn’t been a great start to Jonathan Villar’s time with the Chicago Cubs. Miscues in the field, a bat that had gone ice cold since a nice series in Colorado last month, and a guy who generally just didn’t look like the guy we remember from his best days with the Brewers and Orioles.

But, at least for tonight, he had a great moment – his first homer of the year:

As you can see, Villar was PUMPED to finally get that off his back, and his teammates appreciated it, too. This is a guy who averaged about 15 homers per full season over the past half-decade, so you expect more power than he’s shown so far. Nice to see it tonight.



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.