All posts tagged "Gerrit Cole"

  • Arizona Fall League
    Watch Gerrit Cole and Robbie Grossman Tonight

    We've heard a lot of good things coming out of the Arizona Fall League about Pittsburgh Pirates prospects Gerrit Cole and Robbie Grossman.  We've heard about Cole hitting triple digits with his fastball, with some reports saying his fastball has looked better than Stephen Strasburg's.  We've seen the numbers that Robbie Grossman...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Arizona Fall League Pictures

    The following pictures were sent in by Pirates Prospects reader AngelsFan4Ever, who has been attending the Arizona Fall League games. Gerrit Cole Robbie Grossman Brock Holt Jarek Cunningham A big thanks to AngelsFan for the pictures!... This content is for Pirates Prospects subscribers only. Subscribers get access to all of our daily...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Gerrit Cole Getting More Strasburg Comparisons

    One scout in the AFL said that Cole's fastball is better than Stephen Strasburg's. Most of the hype coming out of the Arizona Fall League for Pittsburgh Pirates prospects has been dominated by Robbie Grossman.  The outfield prospect is either leading, or is in the top five of every offensive category, posting...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Two Pirates Prospects Are AFL Rising Stars

    The Arizona Fall League will hold their Rising Stars game on Saturday at 7:15 PM EST on the MLB Network.  The league announced the rosters today, with two Pittsburgh Pirates prospects making the team.  As expected, Gerrit Cole is one of those players.  We heard last week that Cole would make the...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Arizona Fall League Rundown After Week Four

    The Arizona Fall League wrapped up their fourth week of action.  Here is how the Pirates prospects have done so far: -Robbie Grossman: .381/.480/.655, 6 HR, 84 at-bats Grossman is in a three way tie to lead the league in homers.  He currently leads the league in games played (21), at-bats (84),...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Gerrit Cole to Start the AFL Rising Stars Game

    Gerrit Cole, the first overall pick in the 2011 draft, and the top prospect in the Pittsburgh Pirates' system, will start the Arizona Fall League's Rising Stars game, which takes place on November 5th.  The game will be broadcast on the MLB Network, with Cole going up against left handed pitcher and...

  • Arizona Fall League
    AFL Recap 10/26: Cole Gets His Second Win

    Gerrit Cole got his second win of the season today in the Arizona Fall League, after another strong start for the Mesa Solar Sox.  Cole pitched 3.2 innings, allowing one unearned run on a walk and no hits, with four strikeouts.  Cole started off with two perfect innings, including two strikeouts in...

  • Arizona Fall League
    Arizona Fall League Rundown After Week Three

    The Arizona Fall League wrapped up their third week of action.  Here is how the Pirates prospects have done so far: Grossman continued his hot hitting in week three of the Arizona Fall League. -Robbie Grossman continues to tear the cover off the ball, hitting for a .385/.474/.662 line in 65 at-bats...

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    Underscoring the Value of Home Grown Ace Potential

    The Pirates have 4 pitchers in their system right now that profile as #1 ace-level pitchers, something they have not been able to cultivate through their system in a very long time.

  • Arizona Fall League
    AFL Recap 10/20: Grossman Homers, Cole Pitches

    Cole got his first win today in the AFL. A lot of action in the Arizona Fall League today for the Pittsburgh Pirates prospects.  Three Pirates pitching prospects saw action, including starter Gerrit Cole, and Robbie Grossman had another big day at the plate, with his fifth homer of the AFL season....

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