Clint Hurdle believes he is ready to make the 80 pitch rehab start for Indianapolis. Cole did not make a rehab start after he returned from shoulder fatigue in June. Cole made two Major League starts before leaving his second start with back issues.
The Pirates have been careful with their young superstar. They do not want him to return and then have to hit the disabled list for a third time. He will be a difference make as the Pirates make a playoff push.
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