Gerrit Cole will get the start tonight for Altoona. He ranks third among all Pirates minor league pitchers in strikeouts behind Justin Wilson and Jeff Locke. Cole's 103.2 innings ranks 11th in the organization and his overall ERA of 3.04 trails only Jeff Locke(2.66) and Phil Irwin(2.87) among pitchers who have thrown at least 70 innings. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.

Cole has a 1.17 WHIP this season

Triple-A: Indianapolis (72-48) @ Columbus (63-57) 7:05pm
Probable starter: Rick VandenHurk (11-3 3.34)

Yesterday’s Result: Indianapolis 3 Charlotte 0 in 8 innings (game story)

Rick VandenHurk will make his 15th start of the year for Indy tonight. He has also pitched twice in relief and made one early season rehab start while with Bradenton. For Indy, he has p...

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