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Tampa Bay Times Aug 19, 2016

Rays get first hit in sixth, fall to Hamels, Rangers

The Rays are no-hit into the sixth, and defense is a no-show.
Series preview: Cardinals at Phillies

Series preview: Cardinals at Phillies

The Philadelphia rotation had failed to have a starter make six innings in the Phillies’ last eight starts before Jerad Eickhoff snapped that streak Thursday.
Tampa Bay Times Aug 17, 2016

Rays: Some encouraging numbers after latest win

Today: off Next game: 7:10 p.m. Friday, vs. Rangers, Tropicana Field. Probable pitchers: Rays — RH Matt Andriese (6-4, 3.36); Rangers — LH Cole Hamels (12-4, 2.88) Quote of the day
Grand Rapids Press Aug 13, 2016
Tigers snap 5-game skid with 14-hit barrage against Texas

Tigers snap 5-game skid with 14-hit barrage against Texas

Matt Boyd pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Tigers to a 2-0 win over the Rangers Saturday night at Globe Life Park. ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Detroit Tigers peppered Texas Rangers ace Cole Hamels with 14 hits but could get only two runs across the plate. That was enough for starter Matt Boyd, who pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Tigers to a 2-0 win over the Rangers Saturday night at Globe Life Park. The Tigers snapped five-game losing skid that coincided with a rash of injuries over the last week. One of the new replacements, third baseman...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 13, 2016
Live scoring, stats: Tigers seek to end losing streak in Texas (chat)

Live scoring, stats: Tigers seek to end losing streak in Texas (chat)

The Tigers face Texas lefty Cole Hamels tonight. Please join the conversation in the comments section. If you are reading this on MLive's mobile app, please click here. GAME INFORMATIONWho: Detroit Tigers (61-54) at Texas Rangers (69-48)When: 8:05 p.m. ET Saturday, August 13Where: Globe Life Park in ArlingtonTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio networkTwitter: Follow Evan Woodbery The Tigers are trying to end a five-game losing streak. They send Matt Boyd (3-2, 4.69 ERA) to the mound against Cole Hamels (12-3,...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 13, 2016
Tigers lineup: Dixon Machado getting 1st start, Mike Aviles in CF

Tigers lineup: Dixon Machado getting 1st start, Mike Aviles in CF

With left-hander Cole Hamels on the mound for the Texas Rangers, the Tigers will use utility man Mike Aviles in center field. ARLINGTON, Texas -- Dixon Machado, who arrived this morning on a flight from Norfolk, Va., will make his first start of the season on Saturday for the Detroit Tigers. Machado replaces Jose Iglesias, who was placed on the disabled list Friday. With left-hander Cole Hamels on the mound for the Texas Rangers, the Tigers will use utility man Mike Aviles in center field.  Jarrod Saltalamacchia, who is Matt Boyd's personal starter, will get...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 13, 2016
Detroit Tigers Gameday: Matt Boyd vs. Rangers' Cole Hamels

Detroit Tigers Gameday: Matt Boyd vs. Rangers' Cole Hamels

The Tigers have lost five straight games. GAME INFORMATIONWho: Detroit Tigers (61-54) at Texas Rangers (69-48)When: 8:05 p.m. ET Saturday, August 13Where: Globe Life Park in ArlingtonTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio networkTwitter: Follow Evan Woodbery STARTING PITCHERSDetroit TigersLHP Matt Boyd (3-2, 4.69 ERA) Texas RangersLHP Cole Hamels (12-3, 2.89 ERA) GAME NOTES--The Tigers have lost five straight, falling five games behind Cleveland in the American League Central and 1.5 games behind Boston in the chase...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 13, 2016
Anibal Sanchez hit hard as Tigers suffer 5th straight loss

Anibal Sanchez hit hard as Tigers suffer 5th straight loss

The Tigers (61-54) will face Cy Young candidate Cole Hamels on Saturday. ARLINGTON, Texas -- Anibal Sanchez, whose miserable 2016 season finally seemed to be turning a corner, endured a long night against one of the best lineups in baseball. Sanchez surrendered a season-high eight runs in four innings as the Detroit Tigers lost to the Texas Rangers, 8-5, Friday night at Globe Life Park. The Rangers hit four home runs off of Sanchez, including two by newly acquired catcher Jonathan Lucroy. The Tigers scored three runs in the seventh on home runs by James McCann...
Denver Post Aug 8, 2016
Red-hot Rockies rookie David Dahl gets first day off

Red-hot Rockies rookie David Dahl gets first day off

Instead of choosing between red-hot rookie David Dahl and fresh-off-the-disabled-list veteran Gerardo Parra in left field, the manager sat them both and inserted right-hander Ryan Raburn into left field to face Texas Rangers ace southpaw Cole Hamels.
Gaslamp Ball Aug 6, 2016

Padres Preview: 7/6 Paul Clemens versus debuting Jake Thompson and the Phillies

Paul Clemens will look to improve against the Phillies and out-duel a pitcher making his MLB debut, With a loss last night after coming up short in the final outs, the Padres will try to take a win in the second game of the series against a rookie pitcher making his MLB debut. Jake Thompson is the Phillies top pitching prospect making his first MLB start in this game. He's rated as the 70th top prospect in MLB and was acquired by Philadelphia in the Cole Hamels trade last year. His numbers have been very good in AAA, going 11-5 with a 2.50 ERA with the IronPigs. His ERA is actually a smidge...
MASN Sports Aug 3, 2016

Kevin Gausman and Matt Wieters on the win over Texas - Steve Melewski

So over the last three games the Orioles have won games started by Toronto's Aaron Sanchez and by Yu Darvish and Cole Hamels of the Texas Rangers. Sanchez was first in the AL in ERA when they faced him and...
MASN Sports Aug 3, 2016

Orioles and Rangers lineups - School of Roch

Steve Pearce makes his 2016 Orioles debut tonight, starting in right field and batting sixth against Rangers left-hander Cole Hamels. Pearce is 1-for-6 with a double and three strikeouts lifetime against Hamels. Nolan Reimold is in right field and Mark...
Topeka Capital-Journal Jul 29, 2016

Moreland, Hamels lead Rangers in 3-2 win over Royals

ARLINGTON, Texas — Mitch Moreland’s second home run of the game broke a tie in the eighth inning and Cole Hamels earned his 12th win of the season as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Thursday night. Hamels (12-2) allowed two runs and six hits in eight innings, matching his longest start of the season. His 123 pitches were 10 more than his previous high for the year. He didn’t allow an earned run in his previous two starts, totaling 13 1/3 innings. Sam Dyson earned his 21st save in 23 opportunities, stranding the tying run at third base. read more

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