Gerrit Cole will make his AA debut tonight. He left the Florida State League with the third best ERA(2.55), third best WHIP(1.10) and his 69 strikeouts ranks sixth. Bradenton has an early morning start time today. West Virginia returns from their All-Star break tomorrow. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.

Cole has the highest SO/9 rate(9.3) in the Pirates system

Triple-A: Indianapolis (42-29) @ Gwinnett (37-36) 7:05pm
Probable starter: Daniel Cabrera (2-3 4.81)

Yesterday’s Result: Indianapolis 2 Gwinnett 1 (Game story here)

Daniel Cabrera will make his tenth start for Indianapolis. He also made one early season rehab start with Bradenton. For Indy, he has pitched a total of 48.2 innings, allowing 58 hits, two homers, 17 walks and he has 28 strikeouts. After p...

To continue reading the rest of this article, subscribe to Pirates Prospects. Subscribers get access to every article on the site, along with all of our exclusive live coverage of the Pirates' minor league system, all for a very low monthly or yearly rate.

If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail tim@piratesprospects.com.