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New York Yankees AL East
Gerrit Cole • #45 • SP
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'4", 220 lbs.
Born:Sep 8, 1990 (31 yrs) in Newport Beach, CA
Hometown:Santa Ana, CA
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2011 (1/1).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2019.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Can hit triple digits on the radar gun with his fastball, and his slider may be an even better out-pitch for him. A true power pitcher, he owns an ideal pitchers' frame and can look both intimidating and dominant on the hill.
Flaws: At times, he throws everything hard. That plays into the batters' hands, so he must do a better job of changing speeds more effectively. Also, he could stand to become a little more pinpoint with his overall command.
Career Potential: Excellent right-hander.
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