Gerrit Cole

Houston Astros pitcher Gerrit Cole makes his way to the bullpen during the fifth inning in game seven of the 2019 World Series against the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park.
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Adam Spolane
December 11, 2019 - 2:06 am
Gerrit Cole was never going to re-sign with the Astros. There was no shot, but the Astros knew this. They knew it long before Cole briefly balked when asked to talk to reporters after game seven of the World Series saying he wasn't "an employee of the team." They knew it after Cole racked up...
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) throws against the New York Yankees during the second inning of game three of the 2019 ALCS playoff baseball series at Yankee Stadium.
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Brandon Scott
December 10, 2019 - 11:25 pm
The deal is the most ever for a pitcher in Major League Baseball
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Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch (right) laughs with Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (center) and Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (left) prior to their workouts at The Ballparks of the Palm Beaches.
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Brandon Scott
December 10, 2019 - 5:08 pm
The six Astros are the most of any team selected to the 2019 All-MLB team
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Tim Kelly
November 14, 2019 - 8:35 am
If you're hoping for a quick resolution on the top three free agents this offseason - RHP Gerrit Cole, RHP Stephen Strasburg and third baseman Anthony Rendon - don't hold your breath. After Scott Boras weighed Bryce Harper's free agent options for over 115 days last offseason, the polarizing agent...
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John Healy
November 07, 2019 - 12:03 pm
It seems like the Yankees players are on the same page as the fan base when it comes to making a splash in free agency this winter. On Tuesday, a clip from CC Sabathia’s “ R2C2 is UNIINTERRUPTED ” podcast featured the recently retired pitcher discussing his recruitment of free agent ace Gerrit Cole...
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Brandon Scott
November 04, 2019 - 4:48 pm
The Houston Astros gave Gerrit Cole a qualifying offer, which would allow the team to get a compensatory draft pick if the free agent pitcher signs elsewhere. In addition to offering Cole, the Astros also reinstated pitcher Lance McCullers Jr., who missed all of last season while recovering from...
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Brandon Scott
November 01, 2019 - 12:25 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610) -- If Astros manager A.J. Hinch has any regrets from the World Series, it's not winning a game at Minute Maid Park. The decision to not pitch Gerrit Cole in Game 7 of the World Series has been discussed at nauseam ever since. That's one many Astros believe could have...
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Tim Kelly
November 01, 2019 - 10:50 am
In two seasons with the Houston Astros, RHP Gerrit Cole has developed intro arguably the best pitcher in baseball. The 29-year-old is likely to win the 2019 American League Cy Young Award after going 20-5 with a 2.50 ERA, 2.64 FIP and 7.4 fWAR in 2019. Cole is also overwhelmingly likely to exit...
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Brandon Scott
October 31, 2019 - 2:59 pm
Cole made no mention of his offseason intentions
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Brandon Scott
October 31, 2019 - 11:05 am
The Astros finished 4-for-29 (.138) with runners in scoring position in the four games they played at Minute Maid Park
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