Cubs' Hamels Adjusts To Veteran Status, Aims For Fresh StartAmong the changes Hamels made was hiring a trainer for the first time, a "posture specialist" to help make his exercises more efficient.
Cubs Exercise Option On Hamels, Trade Smyly To RangersThe Chicago Cubs have exercised their 2019 option on left-hander Cole Hamels, solidifying their rotation for next year.
Pedro Strop, Brandon Kintzler Stay With CubsThe Chicago Cubs exercised their $6.25 million option for Pedro Strop on Thursday, and fellow reliever Brandon Kintzler picked up his $5 million player option.
Turn! Turn! Turn! Cubs Match Double-Play Record Vs Pirates In 1-0 VictoryCubs starter Cole Hamels didn't have his best stuff Friday night. Luckily, he had a few buddies on hand to help him out.
Baez Homers, Hamels Sharp Again In Cubs' 3-1 Win Over RoyalsJavy Baez has homered in back-to-back games for the fifth time this season and has six in his past 10 games with 14 RBIs.
Injuries Already Piling Up For Fantasy Baseball Teams In 2017What does it mean when both the 2015 American League MVP and the 2016 AL Cy Young winner are both on the disabled list right now? It means a lot of fantasy team owners are scrambling for replacements.
Cole Hamels Suing Promoter After He Spent $70K On Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Package, Only To Be Denied EntryHamels is seeking $150,000 in damages for fraud and misrepresentation.
Bernstein: Cubs Are Struggling Amid ExpectationsIt's not a crisis and context is everything -- but this sure is ugly of late.
Levine: Does No-Hitter Put Cubs' Playoff Chances Into Perspective?The Cubs will give Cole Hamels credit. Will they give him the cash as well?
Emma: Cole Hamels Was Simply Special In No-HitterHamels threw the first no-hitter at Wrigley Field since 1972.
Report: Cubs Were In Attendance To Scout Cole Hamels On SundayHamels is still owed $84 million through 2018, counting the $6 million buyout in 2019.
Cole Hamels Wants To Play For A ContenderThe Cubs have previously been floated as a potential trade partner.
Levine: After James Shields Chase, Could Cubs Pursue Cole Hamels?Ace left-hander Hamels remains on the trade block for the Phillies, Bruce Levine writes.
Wisch: For Cubs, Acquiring Cole Hamels Is A Loaded IssueAs much as we think of the Cubs' future, we still don't really know much at all.
What's Cubs' Interest In Hamels Mean In Lester Sweepstakes?The Cubs have now shown they have money available to chase a big-name pitcher.