Gerrit Cole

Jeff Samardzija. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Pirates-White Sox

Gerrit Cole opposes Jeff Samardzija tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Preview: Pirates-Cubs

Gerrit Cole opposes Kyle Hendricks tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Tsuyoshi Wada. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Tsuyoshi Wada opposes Gerrit Cole tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 08: Carlos Beltran #36 of the New York Yankees hits a grandslam in the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium on August 8, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Fantasy Baseball Week 23 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.


Cubs righty Mark Prior in 2004. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Drafting Pitchers in Top 5 Anything But Sure Thing

Only four of the past 37 pitchers drafted in the top five have made the All-Star Game.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2014

Carlos Gomez, right. (Getty Images)

MLB Suspends 4 Players After Brewers-Pirates Brawl

Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado will miss five games.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 9, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?


Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates follows through on an RBI single scoring Gaby Sanchez #17 and Pedro Alvarez #24 as Dioner Navarro #30 of the Chicago Cubs catches during the second inning at Wrigley Field on September 24, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Beat Cubs 8-2

Gerrit Cole threw six strong innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates took over the NL wild-card lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-2 Tuesday night.


File photo of baseball. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Video: Minor League Pitcher Stops Line Drive With Face

Check out the video as the first-overall selection in the 2011 MLB Draft stops a line drive with his face.

670 The Score–06/27/2012