Villar was happy in the dugout after his solo homer
Villar was happy in the dugout after his solo homer

WATCH: Jonathan Villar smacks first homer as a Cub


by - Senior Editor -

First of many hopefully for a veteran player.

Chicago Cubs infielder Jonathan Villar smacked his first home run as a Cubs player with a solo shot in left-center bleachers in bottom of the third inning on Tuesday night.

The homer put the Cubs up 1-0 against the Pirates. It was also Villar's first homer at Wrigley Field and the 99th of his career.

Check out the homer below:

Dugout view:

Comment on this story
Print   
Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
Roster Moves: Cubs place Jason Heyward on  IL, select outfielder from Triple-A Iowa
Roster Moves: Cubs place Jason Heyward on IL, select outfielder from Triple-A Iowa
WATCH: Christopher Morel crushes 429-foot homer against Reds
WATCH: Christopher Morel crushes 429-foot homer against Reds
Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Reds: Christopher Morel out of leadoff spot, Velazquez in RF
Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Reds: Christopher Morel out of leadoff spot, Velazquez in RF
Willson Contreras leads NL catchers with 1.37 million votes for MLB All-Star game
Willson Contreras leads NL catchers with 1.37 million votes for MLB All-Star game
Post your comments!
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest