2019 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $26 · Overall # 30 · SP # 7 (Tier 3)
NFBC ADP (15-team): 2.06, 21st
Astros
Depth

Gerrit Cole

SP, Houston Astros

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'4" Weight 220 DOB 1990-09-08 Age 29
Hometown Newport Beach, CA

Season Projections
2019 Season, Updated Mar 28
Source 5X5 G GS IP W L QS CG SHO SV BLSV HLD K BB H HR HBP R ER ERA WHIP
ATC $27 33 32 200.0 15 8 21 0 0 0 0 0 243 59 167 23 0 0 75 3.38 1.13
Steamer $26 32 32 196.0 14 9 19 0 0 0 0 0 233 61 164 24 0 0 77 3.54 1.15
THE BAT $31 32 32 198.0 16 8 21 0 0 0 0 0 252 60 156 22 0 0 69 3.14 1.09
Zeile $26 32 32 197.0 14 8 20 0 0 0 0 0 238 60 164 0 0 0 73 3.34 1.14
ZiPS $34 31 31 188.0 13 7 20 0 0 0 0 0 216 51 161 19 0 0 66 3.16 1.13
Draft Buddy $26 33 33 201.0 14 9 20 0 0 0 0 0 239 63 168 25 0 0 79 3.54 1.15

ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros. ZiPS projections by Dan Szymborski. Draft Buddy projections are based on Steamer projections and include our own playing time adjustments.

Position Rankings
Rank Name 5X5 ADP1 Comment
Tier 3
5 Corey Kluber, CLE $27 2.11
6 Carlos Carrasco, CLE $26 3.03
7 Gerrit Cole, HOU $26 2.06
8 Blake Snell, TB $25 2.14
Tier 4
9 James Paxton, NYY $22 4.05
Fantasy News from the Past 120 Days
  • Boras: Cole situation could be resolved soon - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 10 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Report: Mystery team in on RHP Gerrit Cole - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 10 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole contract reportedly expected to exceed $300 million
    Dec 9 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole contract
  • Cole contract 'expected to exceed $300M' - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 9 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole contract
  • Report: Cole more likely to sign this week - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 9 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Report: Yankees have offered Cole $245M - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 8 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole contract
  • Gerrit Cole market is moving swiftly - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 7 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole contract
  • Yankees "totally focused" on Gerrit Cole - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 7 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Philly 'especially interested' in Strasburg - Stephen Strasburg | WAS
    Dec 6 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
  • Report: Yankees prepared to go big for Cole - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 5 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole, Yankees have 'very nice' introductory meeting
    Dec 4 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • NYY had 'very nice' initial meeting with Cole - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 4 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Yanks to meet with Cole, Strasburg this week - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Dec 3 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
  • Gerrit Cole rejects qualifying offer from Astros
    Nov 15 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Boras: Cole signing after January inaccurate - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Nov 13 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Report: Padres not expected to sign Strasburg - Stephen Strasburg | WAS
    Nov 12 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
  • Report: Gerrit Cole won't sign before January - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Nov 12 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Stark: Phillies want to add 'at least' two SP - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Nov 12 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Rangers have touched base on Rendon, Cole - Anthony Rendon | WAS
    Nov 11 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
  • Cashman confirms interest in Cole, Strasburg - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Nov 11 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
  • Gerrit Cole handed one-year qualifying offer from Astros
    Nov 4 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Given qualifying offer
    Nov 4 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Cole could be available in 'limited capacity' - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 30 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Nationals Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole fans nine in dominant Game 5 win - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 27 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Confirmed as Game 1 starter
    Oct 21 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Nationals Gerrit Cole
  • Cole, Verlander, Greinke lined up for Astros - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 21 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Nationals Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Pitching in Game 7 if necessary
    Oct 18 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Yankees Gerrit Cole
  • Cole goes seven scoreless in Game 3 victory - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 15 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Yankees Gerrit Cole
  • Cole dominates as Astros advance to ALCS - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 10 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Rays Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Primed for Game 5
    Oct 8 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Rays Gerrit Cole
  • Cole fans franchise record 15 in Game 2 win - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Oct 5 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Rays Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 10 to earn 20th win
    Sep 29 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Angels Gerrit Cole
  • Cole fans 10, beats Angels for 20th win - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 29 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Angels Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 14 in win Tuesday
    Sep 25 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Mariners Gerrit Cole
  • Cole strikes out 14 in win over Mariners - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 24 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Mariners Gerrit Cole
  • Cole strikes out 14, Astros shut out Mariners - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 24 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Mariners Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole reaches 300 strikeouts
    Sep 19 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Rangers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Reaches 300 strikeouts
    Sep 18 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Rangers Gerrit Cole
  • Cole passes 300 strikeouts in win vs. Rangers - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 18 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Rangers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole brilliant in 17th win Friday
    Sep 14 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Royals Gerrit Cole
  • Cole Ks 11 over eight IP in win over KC - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 13 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Royals Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 15 in win Sunday
    Sep 9 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Mariners Gerrit Cole
  • Cole whiffs 15, holds M's to one hit in win - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 8 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Mariners Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 14 in no-decision Monday
    Sep 3 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Brewers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 14 again vs. Brewers - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Sep 2 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Brewers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 14 in no-decision Wednesday
    Aug 29 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Rays Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole strikes out 12 in win Thursday
    Aug 23 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Tigers Gerrit Cole
  • Cole fans 12 in seven shutout versus Tigers - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Aug 22 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Tigers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole all systems go for Thursday
    Aug 20 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Tigers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole expected to start Thursday
    Aug 19 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Tigers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: On track to start Thursday
    Aug 19 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Tigers Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole on track to return next week
    Aug 15 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: On track to return next week
    Aug 15 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Hinch: Cole (hamstring) ready for next week - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Aug 15 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole injury not considered serious
    Aug 15 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole injury
  • Gerrit Cole: Injury not overly serious
    Aug 14 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole injury
  • Gerrit Cole: Receiving further tests
    Aug 14 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Hinch: Cole (hamstring) reports feeling good - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Aug 14 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole undergoing tests on right hammy - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Aug 13 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Dealing with hamstring issue
    Aug 13 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros White Sox Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole: Late scratch Tuesday
    Aug 13 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Astros White Sox Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole late scratch Tuesday
    Aug 13 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Astros White Sox Gerrit Cole
  • Gerrit Cole scratched due to hamstring issue - Gerrit Cole | HOU
    Aug 13 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Astros White Sox Gerrit Cole
  • Season Team 5X5 G GS IP W L QS CG SHO SV BLSV HLD K BB H HR HBP R ER ERA WHIP
    2013 PIT $4 19 19 117.1 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 28 109 7 3 43 42 3.22 1.17
    2014 PIT $0 22 22 138.0 11 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 138 40 127 11 9 58 56 3.65 1.21
    2015 PIT $22 32 32 208.0 19 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 202 44 183 11 10 71 60 2.60 1.09
    2016 PIT -$10 21 21 116.0 7 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 98 36 131 7 6 57 50 3.88 1.44
    2017 PIT -$5 33 33 203.0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 196 55 199 31 4 98 96 4.26 1.25
    2018 HOU $24 32 32 200.1 15 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 276 64 143 19 7 68 64 2.88 1.03
    2019 HOU - 33 33 212.1 20 5 26 0 0 0 0 0 326 48 142 29 3 66 59 2.50 0.89
    2019 ATC $27 33 32 200.0 15 8 21 0 0 0 0 0 243 59 167 23 0 0 75 3.38 1.13
    2019 Steamer $26 32 32 196.0 14 9 19 0 0 0 0 0 233 61 164 24 0 0 77 3.54 1.15
    2019 THE BAT $31 32 32 198.0 16 8 21 0 0 0 0 0 252 60 156 22 0 0 69 3.14 1.09
    2019 Zeile $26 32 32 197.0 14 8 20 0 0 0 0 0 238 60 164 0 0 0 73 3.34 1.14
    2019 ZiPS $34 31 31 188.0 13 7 20 0 0 0 0 0 216 51 161 19 0 0 66 3.16 1.13
    2019 Draft Buddy $26 33 33 201.0 14 9 20 0 0 0 0 0 239 63 168 25 0 0 79 3.54 1.15

    Historic stats obtained free of charge from and are copyrighted by Retrosheet. ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros. ZiPS projections by Dan Szymborski. Draft Buddy projections are based on Steamer projections and include our own playing time adjustments.

    2019
    NFBC 15-Team 5X5 Scoring Review · Switch
    Date Opp Result GS IP W L CG SHO SV BLSV HLD K BB H HR HBP R ER ERA WHIP
    Mar 29 at TB L 2-4 1 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 5 1 0 4 1 1.50 0.83
    Apr 3 at TEX L 0-4 1 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 4 0 0 3 3 4.50 1.17
    Apr 9 vs NYY W 6-3 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 4 1 0 3 3 3.86 1.00
    Apr 14 at SEA W 3-2 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 4 1 0 2 2 3.00 0.67
    Apr 20 at TEX L 4-9 1 4.1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 9 1 0 9 8 16.62 2.77
    Apr 25 vs CLE L 1-2 1 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 3 3 2 0 2 2 2.57 0.86
    Apr 30 at MIN W 11-0 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.57
    May 6 vs KC W 6-4 1 6.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 7 2 0 4 4 5.68 1.11
    May 11 vs TEX W 11-4 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 4 1 0 1 1 1.50 0.67
    May 17 at BOS W 3-1 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 6 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.40
    May 22 vs CWS L 4-9 1 5.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 7 2 0 6 6 10.80 1.60
    May 27 vs CHC W 6-5 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 1 3 1 0 2 2 3.00 0.67
    Jun 2 at OAK W 6-4 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 2 0 2 2 3.00 1.00
    Jun 7 vs BAL W 4-3 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 4 1 1 3 1 1.29 0.57
    Jun 14 vs TOR W 15-2 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2 3 0 1 2 2 3.00 0.83
    Jun 19 at CIN L 2-3 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 6 1 0 1 1 1.50 1.50
    Jun 25 vs PIT W 5-1 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 7 0 0 1 1 1.50 1.50
    Jun 30 vs SEA W 6-1 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 1 5 1 0 1 1 1.29 0.86
    Jul 6 vs LAA W 4-0 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 2 3 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.71
    Jul 12 at TEX L 8-9 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 2 5 3 0 4 4 6.00 1.17
    Jul 17 at LAA W 11-2 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 7 1 0 1 1 1.29 1.14
    Jul 22 vs OAK W 11-1 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 2 0 0 1 1 1.29 0.43
    Jul 27 at STL W 8-2 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 3 4 1 0 1 1 1.29 1.00
    Aug 1 at CLE W 7-1 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 0 0 1 1 1.29 0.86
    Aug 7 vs COL W 14-3 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 3 2 0 2 2 3.00 0.50
    Aug 22 vs DET W 6-3 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.43
    Aug 28 vs TB W 8-6 1 6.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 1 6 1 0 4 4 5.40 1.05
    Sep 2 at MIL W 3-2 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 2 3 1 0 1 1 1.50 0.83
    Sep 8 vs SEA W 21-1 1 8.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 1 1 0 1 1 1.13 0.13
    Sep 13 at KC W 4-1 1 8.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 4 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.75
    Sep 18 vs TEX W 3-2 1 8.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 1 6 1 0 2 2 2.25 0.88
    Sep 24 at SEA W 3-0 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.29
    Sep 29 at LAA W 8-5 1 5.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2 4 1 1 1 1 1.80 1.20
    2018
    Date Opp Result GS IP W L CG SHO SV BLSV HLD K BB H HR HBP R ER ERA WHIP
    Apr 1 at TEX W 8-2 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 2 1 0 1 1 1.29 0.71
    Apr 7 vs SD W 1-0 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 5 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.71
    Apr 13 vs TEX W 3-2 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 1 3 2 1 2 2 2.57 0.57
    Apr 18 at SEA W 7-1 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 5 0 0 1 0 0.00 1.00
    Apr 23 vs LAA L 0-2 1 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 4 0 0 2 2 2.57 0.86
    Apr 29 vs OAK W 8-4 1 6.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 6 0 1 3 3 4.05 0.90
    May 4 at ARI W 8-0 1 9.0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.22
    May 9 at OAK W 4-1 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 4 0 0 1 1 1.50 1.17
    May 15 at LAA W 5-3 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 5 2 0 3 3 5.40 1.40
    May 22 vs SF W 11-2 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 4 1 0 2 2 3.00 1.17
    May 27 at CLE L 9-10 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 4 1 1 3 3 3.86 0.86
    Jun 1 vs BOS W 7-3 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 5 2 0 3 3 3.86 0.86
    Jun 7 at TEX W 5-2 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 3 0 0 1 1 1.50 1.00
    Jun 13 at OAK W 13-5 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 6 2 0 4 4 6.00 1.33
    Jun 18 vs TB W 5-4 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 5 3 1 0 4 4 5.14 1.14
    Jun 24 vs KC W 11-3 1 5.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 2 1 0 1 1 1.80 1.00
    Jun 29 at TB L 2-3 1 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 5 0 1 3 1 1.50 1.33
    Jul 4 at TEX W 5-4 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 8 1 1 4 4 7.20 2.00
    Jul 9 vs OAK L 0-2 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
    Jul 14 vs DET W 9-1 1 5.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 4 3 0 0 1 1 1.59 1.24
    Jul 24 at COL W 8-2 1 6.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 1 5 0 0 2 2 2.84 0.95
    Jul 30 at SEA L 0-2 1 6.2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 4 0 1 2 2 2.70 0.90
    Aug 5 at LAD L 2-3 1 5.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 6 0 0 3 3 5.40 1.40
    Aug 10 vs SEA L 2-5 1 7.1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 6 0 0 4 4 4.91 0.95
    Aug 15 vs COL W 12-1 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 5 0 0 1 1 1.50 0.83
    Aug 20 at SEA L 4-7 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 7 0 0 3 2 3.60 1.80
    Aug 27 vs OAK W 11-4 1 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 4 2 0 4 4 6.00 1.00
    Sep 2 vs LAA W 4-2 1 5.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 6 0 1 2 2 3.18 1.59
    Sep 7 at BOS W 6-3 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 5 1 0 2 2 3.00 1.17
    Sep 12 at DET W 5-4 1 5.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 4 3 1 0 2 2 3.60 1.40
    Sep 21 vs LAA W 11-3 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 6 1 0 3 3 3.86 0.86
    Sep 28 at BAL W 2-1 1 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 5 0 0 1 1 1.50 1.00
    Oct 6 vs CLE W 3-1 1 7.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 3 1 0 1 1 1.29 0.43
    Oct 14 at BOS L 5-7 1 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 6 0 0 5 4 6.00 1.33