Gerrit Cole at the helm: New York Yankees and their pitching rotation for MLB 2022

There were multiple factors that could explain the resounding failure of the new york yankees in the 2021 season of the Major League Baseball (MLB)where they did not even pass the wild card round, one of them had their star pitcher as the protagonist Gerrit Cole.

The 31-year-old right-handed starter was the only one on the pitching roster who had the confidence of the manager Aaron Boone to command the rotation of pitcherseither due to performance in the harvest or due to injuries of the rest of the members of the bullpenand still had good numbers.

In fact, last MLB season, Cole had a 3.23 average with a record as opener from 16 wins and eight lossesthe best mark of his career, achieving a total of 243 strikeouts to throw 181.1 runs, as well as get a game without allowing runs.

Gerrit Cole and the Yankees rotation for MLB 2022

Thinking about the next contest, the Bronx Bombers they will have to put together a reliable rotation of pitchers, in order not to wear down the former Houston Astros during the tournament; The problem for Boone is that he doesn’t have the people to guarantee him wins.

Currently, the main candidates to be part of this list together with Cole are the Dominican Luis Angel Gilthe Cuban guy Nestor CortesJordan Montgomery and Clarke Schmidtwithout forgetting prospects like Deivi Garcia or Albert Abreu. The issue is that none of those mentioned are guaranteed their place.

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