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Phillies Reportedly Have Set An Asking Price For Cole Hamels, Who Wouldn't Mind A Trade

The Phillies continue towards the trade deadline with perhaps the single trade candidate who could bring the best return: pitcher Cole Hamels. Whether the Phillies wish to actually trade Hamels, or are doing their due diligence, remains to be seen. One report this morning seems to indicate that they have...
Via Philliedelphia
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The curious case of Boston's reported interest in Cole Hamels

No one can really be blamed for making a play for a great pitcher like Phillies star left-hander Cole Hamels. But in the case of the Red Sox, who have shown interest in Hamels according to the Boston Globe and others, it's maybe just a littler bit harder to understand. Boston offered its own star lefty Jon Lester $70M over four years in spring training. Now suddenly, they'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Quick Hits: Latest Trade Rumors on Hamels, Burnett, Pigs

Good Sunday morning! Just 11 days away from the trade deadline, here are the latest trade rumors surrounding the Phillies. - Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe cites Major League sources, stating that if the Phillies find a taker for the entire remainder of Cole Hamels‘ contract and get three pieces in return, Hamels “is gone”. - The Phillies and the Orioles have begun “very...
Via Phillies Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

MLB Trade Rumors: Should the Phillies Deal Hamels and Lee?

The Philadelphia Phillies are currently occupying last place in the National League East. While they hung on to unrealistic hopes of contending last season, they appear to be facing up to reality this year. It’s time for the Phillies to rebuild their aging roster, and their farm system could desperately use some fresh faces. Ace pitchers Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels are receiving...
Via Baseball News Source
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Phillies Not Looking To Trade Cole Hamels Despite Red Sox Rumor

Cole Hamels isn’t walking through that door. The Boston Globe’s Nick Cafardo suggested this week that the Boston Red Sox could consider pursuing Hamels as a potential replacement for free agent-to-be Jon Lester. However,’s Rob Bradford reported Friday that the Philadelphia Phillies have shown no inclination to trade Hamels. Hamels is owed $90 million over the next...
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Source: Phillies not looking to trade Hamels

According a major league source, the Phillies are currently showing no inclination to trade Cole Hamels. Hamels has been the subject of rumors involving the Red Sox recently, with the Boston Globe suggesting the Red Sox might be viewing the lefty as a top-of-the-rotation replacement for Jon Lester. The 30 year old will be owed $90 million over the next four years, with a team option...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Cole Hamels Coming To Red Sox Rotation?

Cole Hamels: Coming To An Aging Ballpark Near You?According to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe (AKA John Henry's Journalistic Plaything), the Red Sox may be contemplating a trade for Phillies left-handed ace Cole Hamels. There are four years and $90 million left on Hamels' contract—which is right in the neighborhood the Red Sox are willing to go for a #1 starter. Of course...
Via FenwayNation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

RSL Poll: Jon Lester or Cole Hamels?

The GuruContributing writer As the MLB non-waiver trade deadline approaches the rumors are swirling around which teams are the buyers and who are the sellers. According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox could be in the buying mood. At the expense of Jon Lester.Cafardo reports, the Sox are one of several teams to scout Philadelphia Phillies left-handed starter Cole...
Via RedSoxLife
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Nine Teams Clear of Hamels’ NTC

Buried yesterday among news and notes was a pair of tweets from Jon Morosi. Those tweets revealed the nine teams that Phillies’ lefty Cole Hamels could be traded two without his consent. This list includes locations near his childhood home like the Dodgers, Angels, and Padres, usual contenders like the Cardinals, Yankees, Red Sox, and Rangers, and two NL East rivals, the Nationals...
Via Phillies Nation
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Teams To Which the Phillies Can Trade Cole Hamels Is Leaked

Earlier today, Rich Wilkins wrote up a trade candidate profile of Phillies starter Cole Hamels, the first in a series that Rich will write. Rich identified some of the teams that he felt that Hamels could go to in a deal: The Dodgers could put together the best package, and...
Via Philliedelphia
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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