Monday morning's baseball includes a new wrinkle in Hamels' trade talks, Justin Verlander's shaky rehab outing, and a streaking mascot. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Sunday's baseball includes Cole Hamels reminding contenders in need of pitching that he's awesome, Josh Hamilton's return to baseball, and bad news for the Mets. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Cole Hamels pitched eight sharp innings, Ryan Howard homered and the Philadelphia Phillies roughed up Stephen Strasburg, beating Washington 8-1 Saturday and ending the Nationals' six-game winning streak.
The Nationals look for a seventh straight win today against Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels in a matchup of not “former” aces, exactly, but pitchers who have perhaps not pitched to form all season. Stephen Strasburg goes for the Nationals, looking to build on a more aggressive showing last Sunday in San Diego. Show More Summary
Cole Hamels first peered from the mound at Bryce Harper three years ago, on a Sunday night at Nationals Park. Hamels saw a skinny, brash 19-year-old who had been anointed baseball’s next superstar. A large swath within the sport rejects anointing out of hand, and Hamels appointed himself the warden of that strain. Show More Summary
Cole Hamels pitched efficiently into the eighth inning and Odubel Herrera broke a tie in the sixth with a two-run double as the Philadelphia Phillies won their sixth straight game by beating the Colorado Rockies 4-3 Monday night.
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Cole Hamels, Jonathan Papelbon and Ryan Howard could shake up the pennant race this October.
Cole Hamels struck out nine over seven strong innings, Jeff Francoeur threw out the potential tying run at the plate to end the game and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Wednesday night.
Ryan Howard homered and drove in two runs, Cole Hamels outpitched Matt Harvey and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-1 Friday night.
The Philadelphia Phillies aren't hiding their interest in trying to find a trade partner for Cole Hamels. As a result, the only question may be when he gets moved rather than if a deal will happen. Continue for updates. Phillies GM Discusses Situation Wednesday, April 29 Bob Nightengale of the USA Today reports the St. Show More Summary
Every start Cole Hamels makes is an audition. And with each performance, his audience appears to be growing. If that is indeed the case, they must be liking what they're seeing. Hamels made his fifth start of 2015 on Monday night, and it was a good one. Show More Summary
Cole Hamels won for the first time in seven starts dating to last September, and Ben Revere's two-run double in the seventh inning was the go-ahead hit for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.
The Washington Nationals hitters had broken out of their opening-week stupor by the time they returned Thursday night to Nationals Park. They had 17 runs in their past two games at hitter-friendly Fenway Park, although the pitchers Boston...Show More Summary
The Nationals are back in D.C. and hoping to build on a strong offensive showing in the series finale against Boston. They’ll face Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels, who held them to one run on two hits in seven innings over the weekend.Read full article >>
Doug Fister will take the mound for the first game of a seven-game homestand today. He’ll be opposed by Phillies lefty Cole Hamels. Danny Espinosa is back in the lineup at second base, and will likely be hitting right-handed against Hamels. Show More Summary
It may only be April, but MLB's general managers are already figuring out ways to pull off some blockbuster trades. There are some marquee names supposedly on the trade block, as Cole Hamels, Starlin Castro and Johnny Cueto are all candidates...Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA — Veteran outfielder Reed Johnson, recently of the Braves and Marlins, has been touring the National League East for three seasons. He has done so predominantly as a part-time player — the fourth outfielder, the pinch-hit...Show More Summary
After losing three of their first four games, the Nationals will shuffle the lineup somewhat behind Doug Fister, who will make his first start of the season and Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels. Reed Johnson, who is a career.310 hitter against left-handers, will play left. Danny Espinosa will get his first start of the season at second base.Read full article >>
Chase Utley hit two homers to give him long balls in four straight at-bats, Cole Hamels pitched six innings in his final start before opening day and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-2 Wednesday.