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Justin Steele baffles Orioles for 7 innings as Cubs complete sweep with 8-0 rout

Jul. 11, 2024 22:45 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Steele pitched seven innings of three-hit ball, Seiya Suzuki had three extra-base hits and three RBIs, and the Chicago Cubs blanked the Baltimore Orioles 8-0 Thursday night for a three-game sweep. Dansby Swanson homered for the Cubs, who outscored the AL...

Cubs score 3 runs in 8th, top Giants 5-2

Jun. 18, 2024 23:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Ian Happ and Christopher Morel each had RBI singles in Chicago's three-run eighth inning and the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Tuesday night to end a two-game slide. Michael Busch led off the eighth against reliever Tyler Rogers (0-2) with...

Taj Bradley ties career high with 11 strikeouts as the Rays rally to beat the Cubs 3-2

Jun. 13, 2024 22:36 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Taj Bradley tied a career high with 11 strikeouts over seven innings and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Thursday night. Featuring a dominant splitter, Bradley (2-4) gave up only two unearned runs and three hits. ...

Surging Reds beat Cubs 3-2 for 6th straight victory

Jun. 07, 2024 22:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Lodolo allowed one run through six innings, Tyler Stephenson hit a two-run double and the surging Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory. The Reds have won 11 of 14 to pull even with the Cubs in second place...

Seiya Suzuki makes costly error for Chicago Cubs and hits tying grand slam against Reds

Jun. 02, 2024 02:49 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Seiya Suzuki is going to be thinking about that play in right field for a long time. Even after that grand slam. Suzuki had a wild second inning for the Chicago Cubs during a 7-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on a wet Saturday night at Wrigley Field. ...

Brewers break scoreless tie in 8th and beat Cubs 5-1 in Craig Counsell's return to Milwaukee

May. 27, 2024 19:32 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Willy Adames hit a three-run homer during Milwaukee's five-run eighth inning, and the Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Monday in Craig Counsell’s return to American Family Field. Counsell, the winningest manager in Brewers history, left Milwaukee after last...

Fried pitches a 3-hitter and Ozuna homers to help the Braves beat the Cubs 9-2

May. 22, 2024 22:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Max Fried struck out nine while throwing a three-hitter for his second complete game of the season, and the Atlanta Braves beat Justin Steele and the Chicago Cubs 9-2 on Wednesday night. Marcell Ozuna, Matt Olson and Adam Duvall homered for Atlanta, which had dropped...

Olivares, Gonzales homer to lead Pirates to 5-4 win over Cubs

May. 16, 2024 23:29 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Edward Olivares and Nick Gonzales homered, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday night. Olivares hit a two-run homer in the first inning. He also doubled and scored in the sixth against Justin Steele (0-1) to make it 5-3. ...

Justin Steele returns from hamstring injury as Cubs lose to Padres

May. 07, 2024 00:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — When Justin Steele got hurt on opening day, the big question for the Chicago Cubs centered on the state of their rotation without their ace left-hander. That concern faded away over time. Steele returned to one of baseball's best rotations on Monday...

Yu Darvish pitches 5 scoreless innings as the Padres beat the Cubs 6-3

May. 07, 2024 00:13 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yu Darvish pitched five scoreless innings, Luis Campusano drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night. Darvish (2-1) allowed three hits in his second start since he was activated off the 15-day injured list after being...