Duane Lee Underwood Jr. (born July 20, 1994) is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently pitches for the Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB). He formerly played for the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball.
Underwood was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the second round of the 2012 MLB draft out of Alan C. Pope High School in Marietta, Georgia.
He had committed to play college baseball for the Georgia Bulldogs, but instead signed with the Cubs, making his professional debut that same year with the Arizona League Cubs. He spent 2013 with the Boise Hawks and 2014 with the Kane County Cougars.
In 2015, Underwood was promoted to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, where he posted a 2.58 ERA in 73.1 innings. Underwood started the 2018 season with the Iowa Cubs.
On June 25, 2018, Underwood was promoted to MLB and made his first start against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was optioned back to Iowa after the game and spent the remainder of the year in Iowa. He returned to Iowa to begin 2019.
Duane Underwood Jr. is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about his past relationships and any previous engaged