Kris Bryant went yard for the first time in 2020 on Monday, putting the Cubs up 2-0 with a solo shot.
Kris Bryant went yard for the first time in 2020 on Monday, putting the Cubs up 2-0 with a solo shot.

WATCH: KBoom! Kris Bryant smacks his first dinger of 2020


by - Senior Writer -

CHICAGO — Overcoming a steady wind blowing in at Wrigley Field, Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant went yard for the first time on the season on Monday. The solo dinger put the Cubs up 2-0 over the Kansas City Royals.

Bryant got underneath a pitch thrown by Royals reliever Ian Kennedy and lifted it just over the center field wall. The 385-foot blast came with two outs in the bottom of the seventh, with Bryant swinging at a first-pitch cutter and going yard.

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