Reaction to Gerrit Cole’s comments about foreign substance use | SportsCenter

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Reaction to Gerrit Cole’s comments about foreign substance use | SportsCenter
Jeff Passan joins SportsCenter and reacts to New York Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole’s comments about whether he has used foreign substance abuse to enhance his play on the mound.


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  • His spin rate first increased dramatically when he was with what team? Ahh…big surprise.

    CMUBruinCMUBruin12 цагийн өмнө
  • Gerrit Cole is both the friend you want there if you've got food in your teeth or a booger hangin' AND the friend you don't call to help you bury a body

    Roll FizzlebeefRoll Fizzlebeef9 өдрийн өмнө
  • “If you don’t say no to a yes or no question, the answer is yes” is possibly the worst thing a woman or anyone could say lmao

    Connor JonesConnor Jones9 өдрийн өмнө
  • I've witnessed toddlers lie with more conviction... how embarrassing

    Zig WilZig Wil10 өдрийн өмнө
  • Why can't MLB resolve this cheating problem? It's hard to be a fan and to admire someone's talents when there's a cloud of controversy over them.

    Bryan ChanceBryan Chance10 өдрийн өмнө
  • Is Gerrit Cole as good as Pedro Martinez?

    Mister SarajevoMister Sarajevo11 өдрийн өмнө
  • MLB : we need to speed the pace of play Also MLB: 8-10 checks during the game for foreign substance 🤣

    Beezer BeatsBeezer Beats11 өдрийн өмнө
  • Should’ve said I like turtles!

    mtbjekyll1mtbjekyll111 өдрийн өмнө
  • Jeff Passan is always on the verge of breaking down in tears. A feeble heart. I want to buy him some ice cream and take him for a walk.

    Ben ChampagneBen Champagne12 өдрийн өмнө
  • OJ had a better response when asked about Nicole.....

    HD LEGSHOWHD LEGSHOW12 өдрийн өмнө
  • Odd that the new use of sticky-tack leading to drastically increased spin rates starts being a thing the exact same year MLB changes the design of the baseballs to give them less wind resistance, and pitchers getting blisters becomes an epidemic. Almost like they all have something in common.

    gfear24gfear2412 өдрийн өмнө
  • Gerrit cole knows numbers just dont lie he was mediocre in Pittsburgh and was unhitable in Houston, brought the ole spider tak back to the bronx

    robert bogertrobert bogert13 өдрийн өмнө
  • All he had to do was say idk what that is

    Mark HayesMark Hayes13 өдрийн өмнө
  • altuve is wondering if a trash can will be a 'foreign' object for hitters

    Josey WalesJosey Wales13 өдрийн өмнө
  • Eebity, Eebity, Eebity......that's all folks!

    The PhoenixThe Phoenix13 өдрийн өмнө
  • and woke comes to baseball

    Barry NewmanBarry Newman13 өдрийн өмнө
  • He should just put snot on the ball

    inutero10inutero1013 өдрийн өмнө
  • Oh, my!

    jmiogojmiogo13 өдрийн өмнө
  • Jeff passan he still a virgin

    o.d 327o.d 32713 өдрийн өмнө
  • I feel like it's a ploy by MLB, to get more hits and homeruns to make the game exciting again. No one wants to see a pitching duel in 2021. But I do.

    Jay GonzalezJay Gonzalez13 өдрийн өмнө
  • His head is shaped like a box

    Rik mcDikRik mcDik13 өдрийн өмнө
  • Wu tang vinyl in the background 🔥🔥

    Dean WhalenDean Whalen13 өдрийн өмнө
  • If gerrit cole were latin american....10 to 20 games out, cheater chants everywhere

    JCA 1214JCA 121414 өдрийн өмнө
  • Who cares, let them all cheat. Do you know how fun that'll be as a viewer? This is just deflection from the fact that the umpires are as useless as a hair dryer in a desert.

    Taco TacoTaco Taco14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Is Gaylord still in the Hall Of Fame? Carry on Gerritt.

    mick prattmick pratt14 өдрийн өмнө
  • I like how Cole didn’t lie and I’m baffled that he didn’t just lie but it was very smart. We’ve seen multiple players lie and be crucified over the years, he knew evidence could be surfaced easily if he flat out denied.

    Adam WAdam W14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Right. Very smart. Nobody saw through his non-denial.

      Joe BarrJoe Barr10 өдрийн өмнө
  • Gerrit isn't any different from any other pitcher who finds a way to give himself an edge. He should've responded to the question more succinctly, sure. But it's fine. He'll win his bunch of games and he won't be the answer to the question as to why this Yankees team is such an afterthought.

    Marc AnthonyMarc Anthony14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Yankees fans panicking right now, imagine his number falling off due to this ahahahahahaha

    Benjamin JimenezBenjamin Jimenez14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Trevor Bauer exposed him a while ago, and no one cared. Why do we care now?

    Ali 777Ali 77714 өдрийн өмнө
    • Because Trevor finally made the MLB care. By openly cheating and winning the Cy Young.

      Xavier McKinnonXavier McKinnon14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Baseball is dead

    Lou ELasticLou ELastic14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Nathan evlodi also used the foreign substances Red Sox are cheaters

    Francisco LeonFrancisco Leon14 өдрийн өмнө
  • at a certain point you have to ask yourself how perfect do you want baseball to be? umpires get calls wrong all the time and doctoring the ball has been around over 100 years. how do you enforce that fairly.? how about making the 162 almost meaningless with all these playoffs. there's a lot to fix but in the end people will still be unsatisfied.

    Joe RussoJoe Russo14 өдрийн өмнө
  • He's a cheaters most of the pitchers are cheaters. Whats worse than the cheating is that their cheating is making the game worse not more entertaining, like steroid cheats.

    RarelyAccurateRarelyAccurate14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Of course there are players who are juicing or taking foreign substances!

    Associates & GIvensAssociates & GIvens14 өдрийн өмнө
  • 65th comment

    javier book shadows contributor dujavier book shadows contributor du14 өдрийн өмнө
  • I said this when the Astro's scandal broke out, and I'll say it again: If you want cheating to be removed from baseball, you have to also take away all of the money. Cheating is incentivized when literally hundreds of millions of dollars are on the line. To say otherwise is to admit one's ignorance of reality.

    Isaac ZurichIsaac Zurich14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Gerit the Spidertac Cole

    Bonefish GrillBonefish Grill14 өдрийн өмнө
  • You blew it! 😂

    brandonbrandon14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Wasn't he an ASTRO!

    PAVLOVS WORLDPAVLOVS WORLD14 өдрийн өмнө
  • yankees are still terrible

    Jon AllenJon Allen14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Cole looked like he was in a bad Saturday Night Live skit, I was expecting him to point and say: " Look, a squirrel", and run away...

    Michael BaucomMichael Baucom14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Yankees in 2019 about Astros "THEY CHEATED" Yankees in 2021 when Cole gets caught "WELL EVERYONE DOES IT!"

    EmbryoEmbryo14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Nahshon DeVose well the nature of it being on a bigger stage means it's not the same

      Jon AllenJon Allen13 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Jon Allen bad comparison. It’s a sport not someone’s life. In both instances, the outcomes of games are being changed due to cheating. One was just on a bigger stage.

      Nahshon DeVoseNahshon DeVose13 өдрийн өмнө
    • ​@just a dude yeah I guess, but I mean murdering someone and stealing candy from a store are both crimes, but you wouldn't call them the same now would you?

      Jon AllenJon Allen13 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Jon Allen not the same? Cheating is cheating.

      just a dudejust a dude14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Yeah. Tell it otherwise that MLB had covered Astros and they are back.

      John JohnsonJohn Johnson14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Better answer. Just tell the truth. World would be a better place

    LionsTigersBearsOhMy AnimalsLionsTigersBearsOhMy Animals14 өдрийн өмнө
  • I would definitely bet against the Yankees next time he pitch cause he may be cautious but if he’s not actually using the substance GG Yankees offense still suck

    Naquan DixonNaquan Dixon14 өдрийн өмнө
  • hmmmmm he went to houston and his spin rate increased dramatically then got paid a huge deal. of course he uses it there are pictures everywhere of his cap

    What whatWhat what14 өдрийн өмнө
    • What about Verlander? How did his spin rate and Velocity go up as he got older?

      tybones 2222tybones 222213 өдрийн өмнө
  • JEFF PASSAN YOU DON'T REALLY LISTEN TO RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE!!! HA HA!

    Ulysses GiumarraUlysses Giumarra14 өдрийн өмнө
  • CAN ANYONE ASNWER THIS DO U THINK OHTANI USES THE FOREIGN SUBSTANCE

    Ajellen MoufaAjellen Moufa14 өдрийн өмнө
  • That’s the longest bat I’ve ever seen.

    Gilbert LanderosGilbert Landeros14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Just saying what up to all my fellow fans in the group and I'm droppin a plug for my favorite jersey connect below and happy Wednesday for real

    Curtis YuenCurtis Yuen14 өдрийн өмнө
  • If you know you're cheating, and you know people have been talking about cracking down on this... how on earth do you not have an answer prepared?! 😂

    Andrew DeShonAndrew DeShon14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Screw it why can’t everyone just cheat, batters and hitters and see who wins haha

    MikeGonzo FXMikeGonzo FX14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Jeff can play as a young Ronald Reagan in a movie.

    St. JA1M3St. JA1M314 өдрийн өмнө
  • Normalmente los comentarios son ignorados, pero les deseo que Dios guarde a cada una de nuestras familias de toda esta pandemia que nos tiene acechados..

    Laura MárquezLaura Márquez14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Cut and paste somewhere else, "Laura."

      AnthonyAnthony14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Cole has the iQ of a plant

    JulioJulio14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Actually he’s very articulate. He just didn’t want to lie but also didn’t want to say he used it either. He definitely should’ve been better prepared to answer that question.

      Dino988Dino98813 өдрийн өмнө
  • If they are finally going to enforce this, they need to expand the strike zone

    Jason HoganJason Hogan14 өдрийн өмнө
  • What Jeff said about Gerrit Coles complete unpreparedness was astounding like he should've known someone on the team on his management team should be held accountable they didn't prepare him AT ALL and its unprofessional

    Paul BurtonPaul Burton14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Everyone is skipping the most obvious thing he could’ve done… just act like it hung up. YOU ARE ON A ZOOM CALL 😂 not like he was sitting in front of you. 😂

    BannankevBannankev14 өдрийн өмнө
    • I did that once 😂

      Michael ZMichael Z11 өдрийн өмнө
  • Should've known he was cheating... He came from the Astros

    Big DropperBig Dropper14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Find your biological parents first

      Matt PagelMatt Pagel13 өдрийн өмнө
  • Who cares, Gerrit Cole is the best pitcher in all of baseball. Great guy, great competitor and the type of guy you want to represent your organization. Where are you Jomboy and Michael Kay and the whole New York media? 🤡🤡🤡

    Samuel SandateSamuel Sandate14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @World Traveler Wow, you know how to type "Lol!" Bravo. You're the dude!

      AnthonyAnthony13 өдрийн өмнө
    • deGrom is the best. I'm surprised the media is talking about how Cole bombed instead of the fact that these pitchers are cheating. It's as if everything is ok. And he CONTINUED to cheat with the Yankees. It's not ok

      World TravelerWorld Traveler14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Samuel Sandate Lol!

      World TravelerWorld Traveler14 өдрийн өмнө
    • No,he's not,deGrom is way better

      Moises LedesmaMoises Ledesma14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Moises Ledesma degrom is better but he’s right behind him as the 2nd best

      JoelJoel14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Baseball is the most boring ,most dirty ,most racist sport but pays the most lol.

    J BlackJ Black14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Racist? More Hispanics and Asians play this sport than the other major sports...

      Michael BaucomMichael Baucom14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Crazy

    Noah BlondoNoah Blondo14 өдрийн өмнө
  • All Cole has to do is give his take on the situation it's not a big deal.

    John PestanoJohn Pestano14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Baseball: the only sport where you can cheat, but just a little bit

    LonghornsLegendLonghornsLegend14 өдрийн өмнө
    • They might be the ones who turn a blind eye to it the most often but it definitely is occurring in any sport you can think of at the same time. It feels like some of the leagues or organizations wait until they absolutely need to do something about it. Go read into doping in the olympics if you are interested and the systems in place to test for it. Plenty of ways to skirt the rules in more than just the MLB.

      JasonJason13 өдрийн өмнө
  • My man Jeff Passan has a great baseball mind and he's a Rage Against the Machine fan. Evil Empire, all-time great album.

    Bob HookstrattenBob Hookstratten14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Jeff is a ninny.

      Ben ChampagneBen Champagne12 өдрийн өмнө
  • Cole wasnt ready for the question cole is about to shut u guys up

    Frank StangeFrank Stange14 өдрийн өмнө
    • He cheated, end of story

      PeterPeter14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Dang y'all messed up for putting Cole as the Face of Cheating... Let this story go already. Meanwhile a team down in Texas still have their Banner... MLB should do the Same as the Olympics ... Shame on Manfred...

    Leonel LangstonLeonel Langston14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Yeah,like everybody now saying that Tyler Glasnow is cheating just like Cole

      Moises LedesmaMoises Ledesma14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Well, for starters, Leonel, did you hear what Cole said YESTERDAY? It's News, he said an idiotic thing. He's more or less said he's guilty of cheating. Let me guess, you're a Yankees fan.

      AnthonyAnthony14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Okay that fine but how ask yourself how far you want to open that Pandora's Box. What the Astros did in 2017 was not new. In fact it wasn't even original because the Giants did the EXACT same thing in almost the EXACTLY same way in 1951. Phil Nekiro is in the hall of fame even after being caught with a file in his pocket. Do we go back and take everything away from teams and players who were using greenies so that they could play even though they were not legal. How about we take away all championships and records before 1947 because baseball decided to artificially rig the game and keep whole segments of people from playing and not have the best of the best in the game. Cheating has been part of the game for 160 so don't put this all on Manfred.

      Kenyatta ClayKenyatta Clay14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Trevor Bauer going to be the face of this scandal. He even mentioned how people were using stuff but he would never do it cuz he's so ethical and then he had a terrible season and then the best season of his career. Not to mention his spin rate has increased by like 600 over the last two seasons

      Angel CanezAngel Canez14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Baseball has never been a legitimate sport in decades. Steroids, trash cans, foreign substances, apple watches. Stop being Hypocritical.

      Capt ChompersCapt Chompers14 өдрийн өмнө
  • In baseball, cheating is often rewarded with hundreds of millions in guaranteed money You might not make it to the Hall of Fame, but.......YOU'LL BE STINKIN' RICH!

    Woke AFWoke AF14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Ben Champagne Astros fan?

      armando de bruinarmando de bruin12 өдрийн өмнө
    • @armando de bruin sounds good to me!

      Ben ChampagneBen Champagne12 өдрийн өмнө
    • and you can win a championship.

      armando de bruinarmando de bruin13 өдрийн өмнө
    • don’t hate the player hate the game 🤷🏻‍♂️

      GromGrom14 өдрийн өмнө
  • "Ummmm.........I have to go to the bathroom. Excuse me....."

    Woke AFWoke AF14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Fun fact: Gerrit was the kid on the Evil Empire album cover

    Max PowerMax Power14 өдрийн өмнө
  • He would have been better off just pretending he fell asleep after he was asked the question 😂

    V IV I14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Seriously though, is the Yankees PR team accepting applications?

    Vee DwgVee Dwg14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Yooo it’s like they didn’t even prep Cole with some written statement lol.

      JoelJoel14 өдрийн өмнө
  • I am a NY Yankees fan

    JasonTheWorldisYoursJasonTheWorldisYours14 өдрийн өмнө
    • People are saying,The Evil Empire Award

      Moises LedesmaMoises Ledesma14 өдрийн өмнө
    • And for that you win an award?

      AnthonyAnthony14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Gerrit Cole’s brain: just say no Gerrit Cole’s mouth: ...perhaps

    Ss SsSs Ss14 өдрийн өмнө
    • 😄 he used all 140 characters in a yes or no question hahahahhah

      Beezer BeatsBeezer Beats11 өдрийн өмнө
  • hi inside edition

    BloadedBloaded14 өдрийн өмнө
  • if you ain't cheatin' you ain't tryin

    John NolanJohn Nolan14 өдрийн өмнө
    • That’s the Houston Astro’s moniker.

      Keandré SuttonKeandré Sutton14 өдрийн өмнө
    • You mean most of the pitchers in the league?

      Boe OBoe O14 өдрийн өмнө
    • @LpxMusic Your mom does

      dwbwze100dwbwze10014 өдрийн өмнө
    • Does your wife live by that quote too?

      LpxMusicLpxMusic14 өдрийн өмнө
  • Cole sounded as if he was accused of murder lmao 😂😂

    Sean wSean w14 өдрийн өмнө
    • Sounded like every man when there gf asked who you bang Mia Khalifa or insert how celebrity / p.h girl😆

      Jon WhickJon Whick14 өдрийн өмнө
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