Former Pirates ace Gerrit Cole announces wife is pregnant

Former Pirates ace Gerrit Cole announces wife is pregnant
The Pirates’ No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft just announced on Twitter that he and his wife, Amy, are now expecting a child. (@GerritCole45)

The good news keeps coming for former Pittsburgh Pirate Gerrit Cole and his family.

The Pirates’ No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft just announced on Twitter that he and his wife, Amy, are now expecting a child.

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“Can’t wait to meet our son in June,” Cole said in the tweet.

Cole, 29, just signed the biggest free-agent contract in MLB history for a starting pitcher last month. He will make $324 million guaranteed over the next nine years.

Now, his wife’s pregnancy is just another great moment for the Cole family.

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