Aaron Cook spent his entire career with the Colorado Rockies. He has had a pile of things go wrong in his life, but that’s for another time.
In Aaron Cook’s last nine starts (three road games) for the Colorado Rockies, the sinkerballing right hander allowed seven homers, 36 earned runs and pitched 45.1 innings or about five innings per start.
Why would the Pirates be interested in Cook?
A. The Pirates can fix all sinkerballers, no matter how mechanically unsound the player might be.
B. It’s the Clint Hurdle connection to yet another player that isn’t really that good.
C. A fan could be selected before each Cook start to crank this…