Latest Justin Steele News

Quiroz hits go-ahead single in 8th, Cubs beat Pirates 6-5

Sep. 23, 2022 23:11 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Esteban Quiroz hit a go-ahead single in the eighth, his second in three innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Friday night for their fourth straight win. Quiroz lined a two-out hit against Yohan Ramirez (1-1) to left in the eighth,...

Mets come up empty for deGrom and lose to Cubs again, 4-1

Sep. 14, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom and the first-place Mets were supposed to beat up on all these bad opponents this month. Instead, the bottom feeders have been nothing but trouble. New York's ace was outpitched by journeyman Adrian Sampson, and the frustrated Mets...

Wesneski 5 shutout innings in debut, Cubs beat Reds 9-3

Sep. 07, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Hayden Wesneski allowed two hits over five shutout innings of relief to win his major league debut, and the Chicago Cubs took advantage of 11 walks to beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-3 Tuesday night for their second win in nine games. Wesneski (1-0), a 24-year-old...

Montgomery stays unbeaten with Cardinals, blanks Cubs

Sep. 03, 2022 00:20 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Montgomery pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning to remain unbeaten with St. Louis, Lars Nootbaar and Tommy Edman homered, and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 8-0 Friday night. The NL Central-leading Cardinals have won five of six. Chicago has...

Hernández, Guerrero homer to back Gausman, Jays top Cubs 5-3

Aug. 30, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Tuesday night. Kevin Gausman pitched six solid innings to win his second straight decision as the Blue Jays won back-to-back games...

Jansen homers, drives in winner in 11th as Jays beat Cubs

Aug. 29, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Danny Jansen hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning and singled home the winning run in the 11th as the Toronto Blue Jays overcame a four-run deficit to defeat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Monday night. Jansen connected off Erich Uelmen for his 11th homer, then won...

Cubs put Sampson, Steele on restricted list, add Little

Aug. 29, 2022 18:24 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs put right-hander Adrian Sampson and left-hander Justin Steele on the restricted list before opening a three-game series at Toronto on Monday night. Foreign nationals who aren’t vaccinated against COVID-19 aren’t allowed to enter Canada, save for...

Yelich, Wong HR, Mitchell's 1st hit, Brewers beat Cubs 9-7

Aug. 28, 2022 19:19 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich and Kolten Wong each homered for the second straight game and Garrett Mitchell drove in two runs with his first hit as a major leaguer, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 9-7 Sunday. Mitchell, Milwaukee’s first-round choice in...

Yelich, Woodruff spark Brewers to 7-0 victory over Cubs

Aug. 27, 2022 23:33 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers beat up on the Chicago Cubs' bullpen to turn a pitchers' duel into a rout. Yelich went 4 of 5 with a three-run homer, Brandon Woodruff pitched six strong innings and the Brewers beat the Cubs 7-0 on Saturday night. The...

Happ's homers help Cubs defeat Brewers 4-3 in 10 innings

Aug. 27, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ian Happ had the only hits for the Chicago Cubs — just enough to hinder the Milwaukee Brewers' playoff push. Happ hit two two-run homers to account for Chicago's two hits, and the Cubs beat the Brewers 4-3 in 10 innings on Friday night. Happ hit a...