Gerrit Cole

United States

Gerrit Cole Bio

Who is Gerrit Cole

American professional baseball pitcher, Gerrit Cole currently plays for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball. He made his debut in 2013, with Pittsburgh Pirates, where he played for four seasons.

Early Life (Childhood)

Credited today as a talented player, he attended Orange Lutheran High School. He later played college baseball, before being selected with the first overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft.

Interesting Facts

He received an annual salary of $6,750,000. As of 2018, Gerrit Cole has a staggering net worth of $8 million. He has made collections of several cars on his list which include: Ford, Nissan, and Rolls-Royce.

Personal Life

He married his college sweetheart Amy Crawford, who is the sister of San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford. The couple wedded in March 2016 with the presence of some guest and relatives. Gerrit Cole is close to his younger sister, Erin.


In April 2015, he received NL Pitcher of the Month Award. Moreover, he was honored with NL Rookie of the Month (Sep 2013), and All Star (2015).


So far, he has not been the part of any notable rumor and controversy.