Found September 04, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Whiffing five batters and surrendering only five hits and two runs over six innings, budding Pirates ace Gerrit Cole helped Pittsburgh defeat the Brewers 4-3 Tuesday night in Milwaukee. Turning in four straight quality starts, the 22-year-old Cole (6-7, 3.44 ERA) has now recorded 66 strikeouts over 91.1 innings. Chosen first overall out of UCLA in 2011, the 6-foot-4, 220 pound Cole consistently reaches 96 mph and exhibits complete command on the hill. Using a fastball, slider and changeup, the former Bruin has incredible stuff and is nearly untouchable when operating properly. Snubbing the New York Yankees in 2008 to … Continue reading →
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