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Gerrit Cole

Gerrit Alan Cole (Cole Train)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 230 lb.

Born: September 8, 1990 in Newport Beach, CA
High School: Orange Lutheran HS (Orange, CA)
School: University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
Drafted
by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 2011 amateur draft.
Signed August 15, 2011. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 11, 2013 (Age 22.276, 18,033rd in MLB history)   vs. SFG 6.1 IP, 7 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 2 ER, W
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2013 season [*]
Team: Pirates 2013-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2015, 1 yr/$531k (15) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 1.111, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2020 [*], Agents: Scott Boras [*]
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Standard Pitching

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Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
2013 22 PIT NL 10 7 .588 3.22 19 19 0 0 0 0 117.1 109 43 42 7 28 0 100 3 0 4 469 111 2.91 1.168 8.4 0.5 2.1 7.7 3.57
2014 23 PIT NL 11 5 .688 3.65 22 22 0 0 0 0 138.0 127 58 56 11 40 1 138 9 1 9 571 99 3.23 1.210 8.3 0.7 2.6 9.0 3.45
2015 ★ 24 PIT NL 14 4 .778 2.24 20 20 0 0 0 0 132.1 115 40 33 8 28 1 130 8 0 5 528 165 2.72 1.081 7.8 0.5 1.9 8.8 4.64 AS
3 Yrs 35 16 .686 3.04 61 61 0 0 0 0 387.2 351 141 131 26 96 2 368 20 1 18 1568 119 2.96 1.153 8.1 0.6 2.2 8.5 3.83
162 Game Avg. 20 9 .686 3.04 34 34 0 0 0 0 216 196 79 73 14 54 1 205 11 1 10 874 119 2.96 1.153 8.1 0.6 2.2 8.5 3.83
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
2013 22 PIT NL 117.1 19 19 43 3.30 4.00 0.37 0.15 92.6 3.50 3 0.3 -0.1 1.3 12 .518 .502
2014 23 PIT NL 138.0 22 22 58 3.78 3.92 0.14 0.15 96.5 3.79 1 0.1 -0.1 1.2 11 .505 .501 $512,500
2015 ★ 24 PIT NL 132.1 20 20 40 2.72 3.95 0.04 0.15 97.5 3.96 19 2.2 -0.1 3.3 29 .612 .514 AS
3 Seasons 387.2 61 61 141 3.27 3.95 0.18 0.15 95.7 3.76 23 2.7 -0.3 5.8 52 .544 .505 $512,500

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Postseason Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg Series Rslt Opp W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2013 22 PIT NL NLDS L STL 1 1 .500 2.45 2 2 0 0 0 0 11.0 5 3 3 2 2 0 10 0 0 0 40 0.636 4.1 1.6 1.6 8.2 5.00
1 NLDS 1 1 .500 2.45 2 2 0 0 0 0 11.0 5 3 3 2 2 0 10 0 0 0 40 0.636 4.1 1.6 1.6 8.2 5.00

Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2013 22 PIT NL 19 36 34 3 7 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 14 .206 .229 .206 .434 25 7 0 0 1 0 0 1
2014 23 PIT NL 23 52 46 3 8 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 17 .174 .208 .239 .447 27 11 2 0 4 0 0 1
2015 ★ 24 PIT NL 21 42 34 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 .147 .194 .147 .342 -2 5 0 0 6 0 0 1 AS
3 Yrs 63 130 114 10 20 0 0 1 7 0 0 5 46 .175 .210 .202 .412 17 23 2 0 11 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 334 293 26 51 0 0 3 18 0 0 13 118 .175 .210 .202 .412 17 59 5 0 28 0 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2013 22 PIT NL 19 36 -3 0 0 0 5 1 0.2 0 1 0.2 .508 .501 0.2 -0.0 1 1
2014 23 PIT NL 22 52 -5 0 -0 0 7 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .512 .502 0.2 -0.0 2 $512,500 1
2015 ★ 24 PIT NL 18 42 -5 -0 0 0 6 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .505 .501 0.1 0.0 1 1 AS
3 Seasons 59 130 -13 -0 -0 0 18 5 0.5 0 5 0.5 .509 .501 0.5 -0.0 5 $512,500

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2013 22 PIT NL NLDS STL L 2 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
1 NLDS 2 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0

Standard Fielding

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Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rdrs Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
2013 PIT NL 22 P 19 19 0 117.1 21 7 13 1 2 .952 0 0 1.53 1.05 .964 1.76 1.76 9 5 36% 28% 0
2014 PIT NL 23 P 22 22 0 138.0 33 7 24 2 1 .939 0 0 2.02 1.41 .955 1.72 1.71 21 5 19% 28% 1
2015 PIT NL 24 P 20 20 0 132.1 31 7 24 0 1 1.000 4 6 2.11 1.55 .956 1.76 1.74 16 6 27% 28% 0 AS
3 Seasons P 61 61 0 387.2 85 21 61 3 4 .965 4 2 1.90 1.34 .958 1.75 1.73 46 16 26% 28% 1
3 Seasons TOT 61 61 0 387.2 85 21 61 3 4 .965 4 12 1.90 1.34 .958 1.75 1.73 46 16 26% 28% 1
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2013 September NL Rookie of the Month
2015 April NL Pitcher of the Month

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
2015 NL  3.3 (7th)

Earned Run Average s c a p y
2015 NL  2.24 (4th)

Wins s c a p y
2015 NL  14 (1st)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
2014 NL  .688 (6th)
2015 NL  .778 (2nd)

Walks & Hits per IP s c a p y
2015 NL  1.081 (9th)

Strikeouts s c a p y
2015 NL  130 (10th)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
2015 NL  4.643 (8th)

Home Runs per 9 IP s c a p y
2015 NL  0.544 (8th)

Wild Pitches s c a p y
2014 NL  9 (7th)
2015 NL  5 (10th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2014 NL  9 (9th)
2015 NL  8 (4th)

Adjusted ERA+ s c a p y
2015 NL  165 (4th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
2015 NL  2.72 (6th)

Adj. Pitching Runs s c a p y
2015 NL  20 (4th)

Adj. Pitching Wins s c a p y
2015 NL  2.2 (4th)

Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24)s c a p y
2015 NL  17.16 (8th)

Base-Out Wins Saved (REW)s c a p y
2015 NL  1.9 (8th)

Sacrifice Hits s c a p y
2015 NL  6 (9th)

Assists as P s c a p y
2015 NL  24 (4th)

Fielding % as P s c a p y
2015 NL  1.000 (1st)

                                         

Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1938-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkPitching - 4 (479), Average HOFer ≈ 40
Gray InkPitching - 18 (1173), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 7 (1138), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1132nd), 6.3 career WAR/6.3 7yr-peak WAR/6.3 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

Transactions

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Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary ServTm(OpnDay) Sources Notes/Other Sources
2014 23 Pittsburgh Pirates $512,500 0.111 contracts
201524Pittsburgh Pirates$531,0001.111
2015 StatusSigned thru 2015, Earliest Arb Eligible: 2017, Earliest Free Agent: 2020
Career to date (may be incomplete)$512,500Does not include future salaries ($0)
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

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French: Gerrit Cole statistiques
Japanese: ゲリット・コール 統計
Polish: Gerrit Cole Statystyki

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