Manager Clint Hurdle announced Gerrit Cole will start the Pirates' Wild Card game against the Cubs.
Gerrit Cole limited the Cardinals to two runs over seven innings as the Pirates defeated the Cardinals in the first half of Wednesday's doubleheader.
Gerrit Cole tossed seven frames of one-run ball in Friday's 3-2 win over the Cubs.
Gerrit Cole pitched well in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Dodgers, firing seven innings of three-run ball while striking out nine.
Gerrit Cole gave up four runs -- three earned -- over 6 1/3 innings Tuesday in a no-decision against the Cubs.
Gerrit Cole will be skipped next time through the rotation.
Gerrit Cole delivered another outstanding performance in Sunday's critical victory against the Cardinals, scattering two singles over seven innings of shutout ball.
Gerrit Cole had an uncharacteristic start Tuesday, allowing five runs over four innings in a loss to the Brewers.
Gerrit Cole notched his 15th win after limiting the Marlins to one run in 7 1/3 innings on Thursday.
Gerrit Cole delivered seven innings of one-run ball Saturday in the Pirates' defeat of the Giants.
Gerrit Cole fell to 14-7, losing to the Diamondbacks on Monday after yielding four runs in 6 2/3 innings.
Gerrit Cole lost for the sixth time this season after giving up four runs (three earned) in 5 1/3 innings facing the Cardinals on Wednesday.
Gerrit Cole posted a quality start in a Friday no-decision against the Dodgers, allowing three runs on four hits over six innings.
Gerrit Cole came away with a tough loss in Saturday's contest with the Reds, allowing three runs on seven hits over five innings.