Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth and Salary

Baseball Player

Gerrit Cole

Gerrit Cole’s net worth is $15 million.

Gerrit Cole

Who is Gerrit Cole?

Gerrit Cole is an American Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher for the Houston Astros. Gerrit Cole previously pitched for the Pittsburgh Pirates in Major League Baseball. Likewise, he was named an All-Star three times in 2015, 2018, and 2019.

Gerrit Cole – Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Gerrit Cole was born in Newport Beach, California on September 8, 1990. 

He was born to Mark Cole, his father, and Sharon Cole, his mother.

Cole is the eldest child, while Erin Cole is his younger sister.

His father grew up in Syracuse, New York, and was a New York Yankees fan.

Similarly, he was influenced by Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees and retiring pitcher Mariano Rivera.

He is of American citizenship.

Net Worth of Gerrit Cole? Salary, Earning

Gerrit Cole’s net worth is estimated to be $15 million, which comprises his annual salary and personal investments. 

He agreed to a one-year, $13,500,000 guaranteed contract with the Houston Astros.

Similarly, he earns an annual income of $13,500,000 on average. 

In 2018, he collected $6.75 million and $3.75 million from the team.

He used to make $3.7 million each year as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates. 

In 2016, he paid $0.9 million for a luxurious home. 

They live in a property in Newport Beach, California, a coastal community in Southern California. 

Similarly, he owns three premium automobiles.

Facts of Gerrit Cole

Age: 32 years
Birth Date: September 8, 1990.
Full Name: Gerrit Cole
Net Worth: $15 million
Profession Baseball player

Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Gerrit Cole is a husband and father. 

In November 2016, he married his long-term girlfriend Amy Crawford. 

The couple first met at UCLA, when they were both students.

He was a college baseball player, and she was a college softball player and cheerleader for the baseball team.

He thought she was the most beautiful girl he’d ever seen. 

Similarly, she is Brandon Crawford’s younger sister, who plays shortstop for the San Francisco Giants.

Wedding Reception

Gerrit Cole is with his family. Source: People

Their wedding ceremony was held in Newport Beach, California, and was attended by 24 guests, including family members.

Amy donned a stunning gown with lace appliqués on the illusion back to their wedding, while the bridesmaids wore blue gowns.

They had a six-tiered cake with a traditional design. 

However, an awful incident occurred during the ceremony in which Amy’s gown was ripped off.

Her gown split as she was thanking guests for coming to her wedding. 

Her planner, on the other hand, immediately put her outfit back together.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Gerrit Cole stands roughly 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 109 kilograms.

Gerrit, likewise, has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Gerrit Cole – Professional Career

Cole attended Orange Lutheran High School, where he pitched for the junior varsity baseball for his second year. 

While pitching for the varsity team his junior year, he earned national recognition.

He was also named to the USA Today All-America high school baseball team. 

Baseball America ranked him as the 17th-best prospect available in the 2008 Major League Baseball draft.

In his senior year, he was taken 28th overall by the New York Yankees in the first round of the 2008 Major League Baseball draft.

His team made him the Friday-night starting pitcher in his rookie year of college.

In that season, he went 4-8 with a 3.49 ERA and 104 strikeouts in 85 innings pitched.

Gerrit of the Pittsburgh Pirates was promoted to the major leagues and made his MLB debut on June 11, 2013. 

Similarly, in his first professional plate appearance, he recorded his first career hit, a two-run single with the bases loaded.

On September 7, 2014, he hit his first career home run against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

He went 12-12 with a 4.26 ERA in 2017 and led the National League with 33 starts. 

He agreed to a one-year contract worth $6.75 million in January 2018.

Astros of Houston

On January 13, 2018, he was dealt to the Houston Astros. 

Later that day, on April 29, 2018, he struck out 12 batters and won a game against the Oakland Athletics.

On September 8, 2019, his 29th birthday, he became only the second pitcher in history to strike out 14 or more batters in three consecutive games.

He also concluded the 2019 season 20-5 with a 2.50 ERA and 326 strikeouts.

Awards and Recognition

In September 2013, he was named National League (NL) Rookie of the Month. 

Similarly, he was selected National League Pitcher of the Month in April 2015. 

He was named an MLB All-Star in 2015, 2018, and 2019.

Gerrit Cole – Social Media Status

Gerrit is active on Instagram and Twitter, with over 278k Instagram followers and 76.9k Twitter followers.

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Quick Facts of Gerrit Cole

  • Gerrit is an American professional pitcher for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball (MLB).
  • He was born in Newport Beach, California on September 8, 1990. 
  • Gerrit was named All-star three times in the year 2015, 2018, and 2019.
  • He was born on 8th September 1990 in Newport Beach, California.
  • Gerrit finished the 2019 season with a 20–5 record, 2.50 ERA, and 326 strikeouts.
  • He was named MLB All-Star in the year 2015, 2018, and 2019.
  • Gerrit has an average annual salary of $13,500,000.