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Houston Astros AL West
 
Gerrit Cole • #45 • SP
4-0, 1.65 in last 43.2IP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 225 lbs.
Born:Sep 8, 1990 (29 yrs) in Newport Beach, CA
Hometown:Santa Ana, CA
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2011 (1/1).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Pittsburgh in 2018.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2019 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 31 31 18 5 0 0 0 200.1 136 65 58 28 46 302 2.61
On Pace 33 33 19 5 0 0 0 210 143 68 61 29 48 318 2.61
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Scouting Report
Can hit triple digits on the radar gun with his fastball, and his slider may be an even better out-pitch for him. A true power pitcher, he owns an ideal pitchers' frame and can look both intimidating and dominant on the hill. At times, he throws everything hard. That plays into the batters' hands, so he must do a better job of changing speeds more effectively. Also, he could stand to become a little more pinpoint with his overall command.
Long Range Potential: Excellent right-hander.
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