Countdown to Opening Day: Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates have been on the rise the last few years, transforming from basement dwellers into perennial winners.  Manager Clint Hurdle has restored a winning culture to the city, as evidenced by his Manager of the Year award

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Gerrit Cole To Return To Pirates Rotation Wednesday

Gerrit Cole will make his return to the Pirates rotation in place of Charlie Morton (DL) on Wednesday in the series finale against the visiting Braves.

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Gerrit Cole To Be Activated Off DL Saturday

Gerrit Cole wasn’t ready to come off the disabled list when eligible last week, but he will rejoin the rotation Saturday versus the Mets.

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Gerrit Cole Placed On 15-Day Disabled List

Gerrit Cole has been placed on the disabled list with shoulder fatigue.


Gerrit Cole To Miss Monday’s Start (Shoulder)

Gerrit Cole will not make his scheduled start on Monday due to shoulder fatigue, manager Clint Hurdle announced.

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Pittsburgh Rookie Steps Up In Game 2

Pirates' rookie Gerrit Cole answered the call in Game 2 allowing only 1 run in 6 innings of work.


Rookie Sensation to Pitch in the Playoffs

Gerrit Cole isn’t going to get Strasburg-ed.