Fan falls out of TGI Fridays, into bullpen, in Milwaukee

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Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press is on the scene at Miller Park in Milwaukee:

That looks like a pretty big drop. We’ll pass along details as they come in.

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UPDATE, 11:06 p.m. ET: The Brewers announced that the fan — identified as a male — was “conscious and alert” on the way to Froedtert Hospital, via Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Kyle Schwarber has lost 17-20 pounds

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As is offseason tradition, the first of player-shape reports are trickling in. These usually use some variation of the phrase “best shape of [my/his] life.” This one, though, avoids that at least.

According to ESPN’s Jesse Rogers, Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber has lost 17-20 pounds so far this offseason. Schwarber said that he’s “already big and strong,” so “might as well try to get more explosive, faster.”

Though Schwarber knocked out 30 home runs this past season, his numbers were otherwise pedestrian. He hit .211/.315/.467 with 59 RBI and 67 runs scored in 486 plate appearances.

There has been some speculation that the Cubs will try to trade Schwarber to an American League team where he can be a DH. He’s a subpar defender, so making him a full-time DH makes a lot of sense. So far, though, the only team that has been linked to Schwarber this offseason has been the Red Sox.