Yankees reportedly “shut down” trade talks with Pirates about Gerrit Cole as posturing heats up

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Despite rumors to the contrary, right-hander Gerrit Cole remains a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates. That could change at any moment! But this morning it seemed like he was heading to the Astros, then he wasn’t. Last month it appeared Cole was coming to the Yankees, but then he wasn’t. It’s been an interesting few weeks.

Soon after the Astros stuff happened this morning, George King reported the Yankees have “shut down” trade talks with the Pirates about Cole....

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