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Express-Times 7 hours ago

Cole Hamels named Phillies opening day starter; Who will be second in the rotation?

Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg named Hamels' the team's opening day starter Sunday.

It's no secret: Hamels to start Opening Day

This doesn't qualify as news as much as housekeeping: as expected, Cole Hamels will be taking the ball on Opening Day at Citizens Bank Park against the Red Sox a week from Monday.

A-Rod on Nola: "Phillies should be very excited"

Like Cole Hamels a decade before him, Phillies top pick Aaron Nola got to make a big league spring cameo against Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees. Nola struck out the three-time MVP on Friday.
Boston Herald Mar 27, 2015

Shane Victorino’s antenna up

FORT MYERS — It happens all the time. An athlete makes a controversial statement, then faces the fallout by claiming to have been misquoted. Heck, even Shane Victorino’s pal, Cole Hamels, used that trick upon arriving at Phillies camp last month.But this is not that.
philly.com Mar 26, 2015

A strong Hamels won't change fact Phillies will be bad

Cole Hamels delivered a superb outing against the Blue Jays, but in the long run, it will be meaningless for a poor squad.
philly.com Mar 26, 2015

Hamels 5 scoreless innings as Phils lose to Blue Jays 4-1

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) - Cole Hamels allowed two hits in five scoreless innings during the Philadelphia Phillies' 4-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday.
philly.com Mar 26, 2015

Echoes of Hamels: Aaron Nola will start for Phillies on Friday

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Aaron Nola made his first visit to the Phillies clubhouse in June. The righthander had just signed his first professional contract. He had turned 21 a week earlier. The first-round pick was a millionaire.
Over the Monster Mar 26, 2015

Do not try to trade Rusney Castillo for Cole Hamels (or anyone else)

Trade speculation is fun, but let's at least try to keep things slightly logical. Perhaps you've heard that the Red Sox have too many outfielder to fit on their 25-man roster. Perhaps you've heard that the Red Sox would be happy to have Cole Hamels pitch for them. Perhaps you saw Rusney Castillo hit a walkoff homer today, put all this information together, and blended into a tweet. Perhaps you are Jon Morosi: Something to kick around . . . If Rusney Castillo for Cole Hamels is proposed, straight up, which team says no? — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) March 26, 2015 I would like to answer...
The Republican Mar 26, 2015

Red Sox trade rumors: No, Shane Victorino doesn't want Mookie Betts traded for Cole Hamels

Shane Victorino was happy with comments that he wants Mookie Betts traded for Cole Hamels.
Full Count | WEEI Mar 26, 2015

Shane Victorino blasts critics for saying he wanted to trade Red Sox prospects for Cole Hamels

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Over the past few days much has been made of Shane Victorino and Cole Hamels, with the Red Sox potentially giving up prospects (most notably Mookie Betts and Blake Swihart) to get a number one starter. Victorino has taken exception to the matter and spoke to WEEI.com’s Rob Bradford Thursday morning […]
Did Shane Victorino Throw Mookie Betts Under a Bus Headed to Philly?

Did Shane Victorino Throw Mookie Betts Under a Bus Headed to Philly?

In an interview with the Philadelphia Daily News this week, Victorino went to bat for prized lefthander Cole Hamels. But did he throw teammate Mookie Betts under the bus with his comments?
Express-Times Mar 21, 2015

Cole Hamels gives up a pair of long balls, Phillies lose to Toronto Blue Jays, 6-3

Hamels goes 3.2 innings while Chase Utley makes his first start of the spring at second base.
River Ave. Blues Mar 20, 2015

Mailbag: Tanaka, Bryant, Tommy John Surgery, Hamels

I’ve got eleven questions for you in this week’s mailbag. As always, use the “For The Mailbag” form in the sidebar to send us any questions, comments, links, or complaints at any time. Dan asks: I know the Yankees are saying that Masahiro Tanaka is a fully healthy player, for whatever that is worth. But [...] Mailbag: Tanaka, Bryant, Tommy John Surgery, Hamels is a post from: River Avenue Blues The post Mailbag: Tanaka, Bryant, Tommy John Surgery, Hamels appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oh Henry! Owens Looks to Improve On Strong Spring in Start vs. Jays Today

Oh Henry! Owens Looks to Improve On Strong Spring in Start vs. Jays Today

While Cole Hamels is all the buzz when comes to discussing potential future Red Sox southpaw starters these days, there's another Red Sox Nation should be chatting about as the season opener nears: Young Henry Owens.
Express-Times Mar 17, 2015
Cole Hamels in 'tough situation' with Phillies, says former teammate Roy Halladay

Cole Hamels in 'tough situation' with Phillies, says former teammate Roy Halladay

Former teammate of Hamels says he can relate to situation Phillies ace is going through in 2015.

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