When asked how he felt after Monday's start against the Phillies, Gerrit Cole said he's "as good as I'm going to get."
Gerrit Cole really struggled in his return from the disabled list Monday against the Phillies, allowing five runs over two innings of work.
Pirates activated RHP Gerrit Cole from the 15-day disabled list.
Gerrit Cole (elbow) is expected to rejoin the Pirates' rotation on September 12 in Philadelphia.
Gerrit Cole (elbow) threw a 30-pitch bullpen session on Saturday.
Gerrit Cole (elbow) played catch on Friday.
Gerrit Cole (elbow) expects to pitch again this season.
Pirates placed RHP Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 25, with posterior inflammation in his right elbow.
Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports that Gerrit Cole's elbow injury could be a bone spur issue.
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington confirmed that Gerrit Cole will get his elbow checked out.
Gerrit Cole (elbow) will not make his scheduled start Monday against the Cubs.
Gerrit Cole surrendered five earned runs over over five innings Wednesday in a loss to the Astros.
Gerrit Cole yielded three runs over 6 2/3 innings in a no-decision against the Marlins on Friday.
Gerrit Cole was lit up for 12 hits and six runs (four earned) over 4 1/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Dodgers.