Top prospect Gerrit Cole gets the start for Altoona today. His 24th start this season. Bradenton is 2 games back in their division, with 12 games left. West Virginia is a 1.5 games out in their division, with 12 games left on the season. Indianapolis has a ten game lead in their division with 13 games left to their schedule.  The GCL Pirates and both DSL affiliates have four games left in their regular season. The GCL Pirates are one game out of first place in their division, while the DSL Pirates1 also trail in their division by one game. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.

Cole's 121 strikeouts ranks second in the entire Pirates minor league system

Triple-A: Indianapolis (76-53) vs Louisville (50-82) 7:05pm
Probable starter: Chris Leroux (3-0 2.26)

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