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Gerrit
Cole
College UCLA
Team New York Yankees
45SP
6'4"Height
225Weight
29Age
8Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Gerrit Cole's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Gerrit Cole is projected for 4.31 fantasy points in one game which is good enough to be the #23 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Kyle Hendricks but behind David Price. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#12). He is projected for 5.94 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Gerrit Cole to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 155.34 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Zack Greinke and ahead of Walker Buehler. He has averaged 9.59 fantasy points in his past 33 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.18 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #1 most highly owned starting pitcher. Gerrit Cole is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #2 fantasy position rank.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2020NYY4422.3300265163.220.9410
2019HOU3333212.32050326481422.500.8900
2018HOU3232200.31550276641432.871.0311
2017PIT3333203.012120196551994.251.2500
2016PIT2121116.0710098361313.871.4310
2015PIT3232208.01980202441832.591.0900
2014PIT2222138.01150138401273.651.2100
2013PIT1919117.31070100281093.221.1600
Career (8 Seasons)1961961217.097520136232010503.211.1231
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020NYY8841013270.50008.870
2019HOU665929301341640.80348.180
2018HOU686419701251840.70099.610
2017PIT989631412171781.210711.440
2016PIT57507631301051.201513.420
2015PIT7160111012261671.400710.250
2014PIT585611911511061.411911.480
2013PIT4342730137921.500410.760
Career (8 Seasons)469435119436113310231.1254510.450
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/23@W1-001.801105.011111510075
07/29@W2-003.271006.7433127000102
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/03vsW3-002.651006.051111400091
08/08@L3-003.431004.76331110000107
Past Projections
  • 02 Sep 2019

    Gerrit Cole Scratched

    Gerrit Cole is Projected to Be the #2 Starting Pitcher...Behind Max Scherzer and Ahead of Justin Verlander the Rest of the Season
  • 29 Aug 2019

    Gerrit Cole Scratched

    Gerrit Cole is Projected to Be the #4 Starting Pitcher...Behind Jacob deGrom and Ahead of Walker Buehler the Rest of the Season
  • 14 Aug 2019

    Gerrit Cole is Projected to Be the #3 Starting Pitcher...Behind Justin Verlander and Ahead of Walker Buehler the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 13 Aug 2019

    Gerrit Cole Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $12.7K Than on FanDuel at $12.4 on 8/13

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019