Gerrit Cole was brilliant in Game 2 on Saturday Night for the Houston Astros in the ALDS against the Tampa Bay Rays at Minute Maid Park in Houston in a 3-1 victory. Gerrit is having a good season on the mound in 2019. Broke the American League Record with 326 strikeouts in a season. Cy Young Award Candidate in the American League. Along with his teammate Justin Verlander. The best pitching staff in the MLB. Won 107 regular season games. Pitching takes you a long ways in the postseason. Justin Verlander was solid in Game 1 of the ALDS on Friday in a 6-2 victory at home. Gerrit Cole followed Justin Verlander’s performance in Game 2 of the ALDS on Saturday Night. Gerrit had 15 strikeouts going 7 2/3 innings & getting the win for the Houston Astros. Gerrit Cole played for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Was Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1st Overall Pick in the 2011 MLB Draft from the UCLA Bruins. Got traded to the Houston Astros in the Free Agent Department. Doing very well for Manager AJ Hinch in 2019. Have a good trio with Justin Verlander & Zack Greinke in Houston. Houston Astros is my team to beat in the 2019 MLB Playoffs. Gerrit Cole & Justin Verlander are off to a good start in the MLB Playoffs right now.
Congratulations Gerrit Cole On Your Performance In Game 2 Of The ALDS Against The Tampa Bay Rays On Saturday Night At Minute Maid Park In Houston In A 3-1 Win.