Gerrit Alan Cole is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.
He previously played for the Pittsburgh Pirates and Houston Astros.
Gerrit Cole is an American professional baseball player who has a net worth of $50 million.
Prior to signing a monster contract with the New York Yankees in December 2019, Gerrit had earned around $25 million during his time in the MLB.
His 2019 contract is worth $324 million over nine seasons. That's the largest contract ever given to a pitcher as of this writing.
He will earn an Average Annual Value of $36 million which sets an MLB record. It was the fourth-largest contract in MLB history.
Gerrit Cole was born in Newport Beach, California in September 1990. He is a starting pitcher who bats and throws right handed.
Gerrit Cole was an MLB All-Star in 2015, 2018, and 2019. He was the American league ERA leader and the MLB strikeout leader in 2019. In 2019 he became the 18th player on MLB history to strike out at least 300 batters in a single season.