Kyle Schwarber surprises fans at suburban Down syndrome center

PARK RIDGE, Ill. -- Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber surprised fans at an adult Down syndrome center on Tuesday.

The outfielder got a warm welcome and some cheers at the center, located at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. Schwarber chatted with fans, signed autographs and took plenty of pictures.

Advocate Health's Adult Down Syndrome Center is a medical resource for teens and adults with Down syndrome, providing holistic care and educational support.