Posts tagged Gerrit Cole

Polanco lives up to hype (video)

   June 27, 2014 12:07 am    0

What’s the big deal about Gregory Polanco? Check out his blast against the Mets on Thursday:   Your browser does not support iframes.   Mets manager Terry Collins was impressed as well. Here’s what he told the Associated Press: I watched him in batting practice and you see he had big power, then he showed…

 

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New Year’s resolutions for the Pittsburgh Pirates

   December 31, 2013 1:58 pm    0

It wouldn’t be New Year’s Eve without resolutions for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Here’s what I’d like to see in 2014: Add to the payroll. The Pirates long have been called cheap. Now that they have a winner, they need to keep it that way. They should open the wallets in January and make a good…

 

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Pirates need to solve Wainwright to win

   October 8, 2013 12:19 pm    0

Since A.J. Burnett’s thud in Game 1, I’ve been telling any Pirates fan, “Burnett can’t start Game 5.” Thankfully, he won’t. The Pittsburgh Pirates will turn to rookie Gerrit Cole in St. Louis Wednesday in an effort to continue their magical season. “I believe that matchup is the best we can do to beat the…

 

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Pirates’ top prospect could start at PNC Park Tuesday

   June 7, 2013 5:56 pm    0

Pittsburgh Pirates fans waiting for a shot in the arm from the minor leagues might get it Tuesday night. Former No. 1 pick Gerrit Cole very likely will make his debut. The Pirates will host the San Francisco Giants at 7:05 p.m. Cole is 5-3 with a 2.91 ERA in 12 starts for the Indianapolis…

 

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Gerrit Cole update

   April 11, 2013 1:54 pm    0

When we last saw Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole, he was miffed about not making the team’s opening day roster. I guess it’s understandable when you look at that pitching staff and how it’s performed so far. Some might have thought Cole wasn’t quite ready, but the biggest reason he didn’t make the team out of…

 

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Pirates’ Cole should have seen demotion coming

   March 22, 2013 10:20 am    0

I had to do a double-take earlier this week when I read the news that Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole was unhappy about not making the team out of spring training. Here’s what he told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: It’s frustrating, because I pitched well. And what he told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: I really worked hard…

 

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