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Philadelphia Phillies: How Matt Cain's Signing Affects Cole Hamels

The bidding war for the services of LHP Cole Hamels is set to begin, and it isn't going to be pretty.

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@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:49 pm

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Updated Odds for Cole Hamels' Top Suitors, Potential Trade Packages to Land Him

... was even more curious that Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe mentioned the Astros as a sleeper for Phillies' ace Cole Hamels, but considering their aggressive nature this offseason, it'd be foolish to rule them out. With years of top-draft picks ...

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@ Thu, Dec 18th, 2014 5:00 am

MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz on Josh Hamilton, Cole Hamels and More

... back. Waiting to see if the slugger can rebuild some of his value early in 2015 is probably the team's best bet. Cole Hamels has been one of the best starting pitchers in baseball over the past five years. At 30, he should still have a couple of ...

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@ Wed, Dec 17th, 2014 5:00 pm

Reassessing the Boston Red Sox's Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

... of The Boston Globe recently reported, rumors of the Red Sox potentially trading for the Philadelphia Phillies ' Cole Hamels will not go away. Fox Sports' Ken Boston's fans would undoubtedly like to see their club make a major move for a top-tier ...

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@ Wed, Dec 17th, 2014 5:00 am

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HBT: Giants, Cain agree on $112.5M extension

... least 190 innings in each of his six full seasons. On a related note, the Phillies would no doubt be thrilled if Cole Hamels accepted a five-year, $112.5 million deal. Hamels has better secondary numbers than Cain and has pitched in a ...

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@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:19 pm

Mets Season Preview: Who Could Finish Behind the Mets?

... a good chunk of this season, it's just near-impossible to deal with that rotation. Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, and Cole Hamels (pitching in his free-agent walk year) is too much for the rest of this division to take. The Phillies and everyone else in ...

via New York Magazine
@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:00 pm

Matt Cain and the Giants agree to $112.5 million extension

... least 190 innings in each of his six full seasons. On a related note, the Phillies would no doubt be thrilled if Cole Hamels accepted a five-year, $112.5 million deal. Hamels has better secondary numbers than Cain and has pitched in a ...

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@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:00 pm

Lakewood Blue Claws ready for another season

... players move on to the major leagues in the past 10 years. Marquee names like Ryan Howard a National League MVP, Cole Hamels the 2008 World Series MVP and Carlos Ruiz have all played in Lakewood and now play for the Phillies and have the World ...

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@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:00 pm

Cullen: Value on MLB win totals for 2012

... baseman Ryan Howard and second baseman Chase Utley , but the Phillies' rotation of Roy Halladay , Cliff Lee , Cole Hamels , Vance Worley and Joe Blanton should be good for 95-plus again this year. The risk is that an injury to Halladay, Lee or ...

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@ Mon, Apr 2nd, 2012 5:00 pm