Gerrit Cole

usaUnited States
Current Team
New York Yankees
September 8, 1990


Gerrit Cole is an American professional baseball player for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He was one of the players who opted not to sign even after his draft. Cole was drafted by the Yankees in 2008 but he opted to continue with the University of California, Los Angeles, where he played college baseball.

Cole bats and throws right-handed, he made his MLB debut on June 11, 2013, for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He was named the National League (NL) Rookie of the Month in September 2013. His signing with the Yankees on December 16, 2019, was a record in the history of the franchise, a nine-year, $324 million contract.

Pitching Stats

Summary GP GS H R HR K ER
2023 (Regular Season) 31 31 153 63 20 208 60
Career 298 298 1545 701 206 2138 653

Early Life & Career

Gerrit Cole was born on September 8, 1990, in Newport Beach, California, U.S. He attended Orange Lutheran High School in Orange, California where he played and developed his baseball skills. Cole was an incredible pitcher on his school baseball team, allowing no runs in 45 innings pitched.

Cole was born to Mark and Sharon, he has a younger sister, Erin who played soccer. He always had a dream of playing for the New York Yankees because he grew up following the Yankees. Finally, his dream team signed him on December 18, 2019.

Gerrit Cole Facts

Birth Place Newport Beach, California, U.S
Parents Mark and Sharon
Siblings Erin (Sister)
School Orange Lutheran High School
College UCLA Bruins
Net Worth $63Million
Earning Source Professional Contracts, Advertisements
Salary $36 Million
Spouse/Girlfriend Amy Crawford
Marital Status Married (2016)
Favorite Athlete Derek Jeter
Favorite Sports Team New York Yankees
Favorite Actor Will Smith
Favorite Actress Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Movie Titanic
Favorite Singer Ed Sheeran
Favorite Food/Drink He loves Cooking
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Children Caden Gerrit Cole (son)
Everett (Son)
Pets A Dog
Religion Christian
Smoking No
Alcohol No
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gerrit Cole

How Old is Gerrit Cole?

As of 2023, Cole is 33 years old, he celebrated his 33rd birthday on the 8th of September 2023.

How Tall is Gerrit Cole?

The officially listed height of the Yankees’ great pitcher is 6’2”. He is one of the tallest players on the roster right now.

Who is Gerrit Cole’s Wife?

Cole is married to Amy Crawford who is a former UCLA softball player. They married in 2016 and welcomed their first child in 2020.

What is Gerrit Cole’s Net Worth?

Cole’s signing was the highest-ever contract in franchise history, his contract with the Yankees boosted his net worth vertically. His current net worth is around $63 million.

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