Pirates first round pick in the 2011 draft right-hander Gerrit Cole is set to make his Double-A debut on Wednesday in Altoona for the Curve. Cole went 5-1 with a 2.55 ERA with High-A. He struck out 69 batters over 67.0 innings.
Here is a video interview with Cole on his promotion to Altoona and what was working so well for him while with the High-A Bradenton Maruaders.[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZqJMtQfLYA&version=3&hl=en_US]