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Wolever promoted to assistant general manager

... with this promotion." Wolever oversaw the drafts that brought Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard and pitchers Cole Hamels, Kyle Kendrick, Vance Worley and Mike Stutes to the team. Those drafts also supplied the players who would go on to be used in ...

@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:09 pm

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Cole Hamels trade: Phillies GM Ruben Amaro learned from disastrous Cliff Lee deal

Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said he learned a lesson from the disastrous Cliff Lee trade following the 2009 season that he applied to his negotiations with the Texas Rangers this week. The Phillies traded ace Cole Hamels and reliever Jake Diekman to the Rangers for pitcher Matt Harrison and five prospects.

@ Sat, Aug 1st, 2015 5:00 am

Cole Hamels reflects on special time in Philadelphia

But with the direction the Phillies organization was headed, both the pitcher and general manager acknowledged parting ways was the right move. The Phillies agreed to a deal Wednesday that sent Hamels and reliever Jake Diekman to Texas for six players, and the particulars were finalized on Frida y.

@ Fri, Jul 31st, 2015 5:00 pm

A long strange, day for Phillies' Jake Diekman

Phillies reliever Jake Diekman trotted out to the bullpen before Thursday's game against the Atlanta Braves just like any other day. The 28-year-old left-hander was reportedly included in a deal that would send ace Cole Hamels to Texas for pitcher Matt Harrison and five prospects.

@ Fri, Jul 31st, 2015 5:00 am

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Wolever promoted to assistant GM, amateur scouting

... McNesby, making this 370-page compendium a must-own for all fans. , who oversaw the drafts of Ryan Howard, Cole Hamels and others, has moved up the front office chain to become Assistant General Manager, Amateur Scouting. Wolever served as the ...

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@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:00 pm

2012 Phillies Player Preview: Shane Victorino

... the past few seasons, it's fair to label the high-energy Victorino as injury prone at this point. As much as Cole Hamels's impending free agency looms over spring training and the season, should an extension not be negotiated, the Victorino contract ...

via The Good Phight
@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:00 pm

Phast Phive: How About that Brian Schneider?

... electric feel of chewing tobacco and early-onset mouth cancer. Of course, the big story in Phillies camp is the Cole Hamels extension, which was amply covered by theA New York Times A (please try to ignore their liberal bias) and byA Ken Rosenthal A ...

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@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:00 pm

MLB Rumors: Philadelphia Phillies Must Lock Up Cole Hamels Long-Term

The Philadelphia Phillies need to make sure they do the right thing and lock up elite left-handed starting pitcher Cole Hamels long-term before he hits the open market this offseason.

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@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:00 pm

Halladay legend grows on and off mound

... I think any player would want that. With Halladay anchoring a staff that features two other aces - Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels - the Phillies are strong favourites to win their sixth straight NL East title. Winning another World Series is all that ...

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@ Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012 5:00 pm