SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole gave up one earned run on five hits and one walk while striking out four in six innings Monday against the Phillies. He picked up the win.
Cole is now 3-0 on the season with a 2.54 ERA and 0.79 WHIP with 16 strikeouts over 17 2/3 innings. The 29-year-old righty's next start will come this weekend against the Rays.
Gerrit Cole (2-0) earned the win against Baltimore on Wednesday, completing 6 2/3 innings and allowing three runs on four hits and two walks while striking out seven.
To the start, the season Cole has struck out 12 hitters in his first two appearances as a Yankee, and his ERA is a solid 3.08. Cole will face the Orioles on the road in his next scheduled start Monday and is a must start in all fantasy formats.
Gerrit Cole will start for the Yankees on Wednesday against the Orioles.
This means Cole will start two of the New York's first four games. The team has had a couple of extra off days due to the Marlins' COVID-19 outbreak, which gives them a chance to use their best starter again. Cole has a dream matchup for DFS against the lowly Baltimore lineup.
Gerrit Cole earned the win in Thursday's rain-shortened contest against Washington, pitching five innings and allowing one run on one hit and one walk while striking out five.
Cole gave up a solo home run to Adam Eaton but overall looked great in his first start in a Yankee uniform. The veteran threw 75 pitches and could have kept going but the rain came and the game was called after five innings. Cole is a must-own in all fantasy leagues.
Gerritt Cole tossed 5 2/3 innings in an intrasquad game Friday, unofficially allowing two runs on four hits while striking out seven, per Pete Caldera of The Bergen Record.
Cole threw 87 pitches on Friday which will be his last start before going on Opening Day on July 24th against the Nationals. Expect Cole to have a full workload on Thursday and the ace should be started in all fantasy leagues.