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Boise Hawks connections in the World Series

The Boise Hawks minor-league baseball team was affiliated with the Chicago Cubs from 2001 to 2014, and produced at least seven players who could appear in this year’s World Series. The marquee name is Kris Bryant, above, the Cubs third baseman and National League MVP candidate.
The Boise Hawks minor-league baseball team was affiliated with the Chicago Cubs from 2001 to 2014, and produced at least seven players who could appear in this year’s World Series. The marquee name is Kris Bryant, above, the Cubs third baseman and National League MVP candidate. The Associated Press

CHICAGO CUBS PLAYERS

OF Albert Almora (15 games in 2012)

▪ Hawks stats: .292, HR, 6 RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: .277 BA, 3 HR, 14 RBI

INF Javier Baez (2 games in 2011)

▪ Hawks stats: .167 BA, RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: .273 BA, 14 HR, 59 RBI

3B Kris Bryant (18 games in 2013)

▪ Hawks stats: .354 BA, 4 HR, 16 RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: .292 BA, 39 HR, 102 RBI

C Willson Contreras (124 games from 2011-2012)

▪ Hawks stats: .268 BA, 5 HR, 66 RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: .282 BA, 12 HR, 35 RBI

P John Lackey (15 games in 1999)

▪ Hawks stats: 4.98 ERA, 77 K, 50 BB

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: 3.35 ERA, 180 K, 54 BB

DH Kyle Schwarber (5 games in 2014)

▪ Hawks stats: .600 BA, 4 HR, 10 RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Cubs: Missed 160 games with injury

CLEVELAND INDIANS PLAYERS

OF Brandon Guyer (19 games in 2007)

▪ Hawks stats: .268 BA, 14 RBI

▪ 2016 stats with Indians: .333 BA, 2 HR, 14 RBI

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