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Gerrit Cole

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  • Capsules for the National League

    PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH NL EAST Washington Nationals Last year: 86-76 (2d) Manager: Matt Williams (first year) Key pitchers: Stephen Strasburg (8-9, 3.00 ERA, 9.4 strikeouts/9 innings, 1.049 WHIP); Jordan Zimmerman (19-9, 3.25 ERA, 1.088 WHIP);...
  • Alvarez' power game leads Pirates past Cardinals

    PITTSBURGH The day will likely never come when Pedro Alvarez is referred to as a power/speed threat, but for one game he served as a passable facsimile. After hitting two home runs in his first two at-bats, Alvarez used his legs to score a run his...
  • Gene Collier: Pirates' offensive outburst sends message to Cardinals

    PITTSBURGH For the first of what will include no fewer than 19 meetings with the National League champion St. Louis Cardinals between here and the far end of September, and some would say beyond, the Pirates turned up with a list of batting averages that,...
  • Series preview: Pirates at Cubs

    Series preview: Pirates at Cubs
    All games on WGN-AM 720. Season series: Pirates lead 2-1 Tuesday: 7:05 p.m., CSN RH Edwin Jackson (0-0, 1.69) vs. RH Charlie Morton (0-0, 0.00) Wednesday: 7:05 p.m., WGN-Ch. 9 RH Jason Hammel (1-0, 1.35) vs. LH Wandy Rodriguez (0-1, 4.50)...
  • Alvarez's two homers help Pirates drub Cards, 12-2

    PITTSBURGH Two familiar trends the St. Louis Cardinals cannot avoid decided the game Friday night. One new toy that couldn't help them only made it worse. Pedro Alvarez continued to confound the Cardinals with two home runs that launched the host...
  • Dodgers favored in NL; AL race wide open

    Dodgers favored in NL; AL race wide open
    The Los Angeles Dodgers appear poised to cash in on their big-budget blockbuster of a roster and end a 26-year wait for another World Series in the 2014 Major League Baseball season. It's a different story in the American League where any number of...
  • Ron Cook: At last, news is good for Pirates

    PITTSBURGH The Pirates a team in desperate need of good news with opening day Monday received a double dose Wednesday. First, reports broke that the club had agreed to a long-term contract with outfielder Starling Marte that could keep him in Pittsburgh...
  • Jonathan Schoop's home run forces Orioles, Pirates to 7-7 tie

    Jonathan Schoop's home run forces Orioles, Pirates to 7-7 tie
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates tied, 7-7, in 10 innings Sunday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium after each team had a home run in the ninth. Reigning National League Most Valuable Player Andrew McCutchen hit a solo homer off minor...
  • Cardinals rookie Kolten Wong begins life after the pickoff

    ST. LOUIS – In the ninth inning, the manager called for a pinch-runner. The pinch-runner was playing in his first World Series. He took first base. He took his lead. And, with all of America watching him for the first time in his life, he was...
  • Michael Wacha delivers a 2-1 victory for Cardinals

    PITTSBURGH — Michael Wacha says the biggest game he had pitched before joining the St. Louis Cardinals was two years ago when he held Florida State to three hits, sending Texas A&M to the College World Series. “It was an elimination game,&...
  • Pirates defeat Cardinals, 7-1, to even series

    Pirates defeat Cardinals, 7-1, to even series
    ST. LOUIS — Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played like veterans. Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro Alvarez homered for the second straight day and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the...