Gerrit Cole

Age: 29
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 4" / 225
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Birthdate: 9/8/1990 (29 y, 5 m, 11 d)
Drafted: 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 1, Overall: 1, Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Contract: 9 yr, $324M (2020-28); opt-out after 2024 that team can void with 2029 club option    AAV: $36M
Service Time: 6.111
Reported as the pre-2020 value.
6 years and 111 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: n/a
Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining.

RotoWire News: Cole threw 27 pitches, all of which were fastballs and changeups, during a simulated game Sunday, Brendan Kuty of NJ Advance Media reports. (2/17/2020)

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SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2013Slider (SL)266677012820220250103.17983.294.389.6
2014Slider (SL)3008791161122140400000.18480.392.387.2
2015Slider (SL)691173186362651480742304.20882.192.087.7
2016Slider (SL)3428895241580150310202.27383.792.788.3
2017Slider (SL)564146152332160630511112.22684.192.888.5
2018Slider (SL)6481781933725903120732103.20880.893.489.1
2019Slider (SL)777229235423041760900003.18384.996.189.5
TotalSlider (SL)358896810222001363642440038458117.20780.396.188.6

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2013Slider (SL)2662.9 %35.7 %0.08.179.200.299.499.119.2442.4-5.3.21848
2014Slider (SL)3004.4 %44.0 %0.10.184.220.287.507.103.3263.9-5.9.22651
2015Slider (SL)6914.3 %39.8 %0.11.208.247.318.565.110.32711.1-9.8.24765
2016Slider (SL)3425.3 %32.6 %0.16.273.305.398.703.125.3979.8-1.4.30197
2017Slider (SL)5642.0 %33.6 %0.06.226.245.390.635.164.30011.8-6.8.26871
2018Slider (SL)6486.2 %37.8 %0.16.208.264.309.573.101.33013.0-9.6.25470
2019Slider (SL)7772.6 %38.3 %0.07.183.204.301.506.118.2658.0-21.6.21441
TotalSlider (SL)35883.9 %37.6 %0.10.207.240.326.566.120.31060.2-60.0.24562

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2013Slider (SL)26618.6 %55.8 %25.6 %9.1 %18.2 %168982662.00.83.3
2014Slider (SL)30017.4 %56.5 %26.1 %16.7 %8.3 %1961043003.6-0.74.2
2015Slider (SL)69127.0 %46.0 %27.0 %14.8 %14.8 %4692226913.1-0.43.7
2016Slider (SL)34233.9 %50.8 %15.3 %11.1 %11.1 %2071353422.91.43.7
2017Slider (SL)56422.3 %53.2 %24.5 %21.7 %26.1 %3502145640.62.23.1
2018Slider (SL)64826.0 %45.2 %28.8 %20.0 %10.0 %4282206482.91.13.6
2019Slider (SL)77723.9 %49.3 %26.8 %21.6 %18.9 %5262517772.80.73.3
TotalSlider (SL)358824.7 %49.8 %25.5 %18.1 %16.1 %2344124435882.50.83.5

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2013Slider (SL)26640.3 %66.4 %50.8 %50.0 %87.3 %69.6 %40.2 %15.4 %4.51.7
2014Slider (SL)30038.5 %62.8 %47.7 %33.3 %84.5 %58.7 %37.7 %19.7 %1.60.5
2015Slider (SL)69146.3 %62.6 %52.4 %40.0 %87.7 %61.3 %37.5 %20.3 %6.50.9
2016Slider (SL)34234.1 %70.6 %46.8 %54.0 %78.6 %66.9 %34.8 %15.5 %-1.2-0.4
2017Slider (SL)56435.8 %70.8 %50.7 %43.1 %82.4 %66.4 %42.6 %17.0 %-0.7-0.1
2018Slider (SL)64839.6 %71.3 %53.2 %42.5 %81.4 %64.9 %43.1 %18.7 %3.40.5
2019Slider (SL)77743.6 %67.7 %54.2 %35.3 %82.3 %61.1 %43.9 %21.1 %14.61.9
TotalSlider (SL)358840.6 %67.8 %51.6 %41.2 %83.2 %63.6 %40.6 %18.8 %28.70.8