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Gerrit Cole struck out just one hitter but was an out away from his second quality start. (Photo Credit: David Hague)
Yes, that was Gerrit Cole making his second Major League start Sunday, even though you could have easily confused it for a replay of his debut. The phenom prospect threw the same number of fastballs, allowed the same number of hits and walks, kept the run total low, faced a former Cy Young Award winner, pitched to contact and exited in the middle of an inning to a standing ovation on his way to a win in the 6-3 Pirates victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
One of the only differences was the catcher receiving his pitches. Michael McKenry found out 80 minutes before the game he would replace Russell Martin, a late scratch with low...
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