Philadelphia Phillies
Career W-L
108-83
 
Career ERA
3.27
Name  Cole Hamels
Born  12/27/1983
Height  6-3
Weight  195
Number  35
Position  SP
Bats  L
Throws  L
9/28/2014 4:08:00 PM
Description: Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels goes eight innings, but loses.
Insight: Stop us if you heard this before. Hamels pitches great, but does not get the run support. Today, he allowed just two runs on three hits, while striking out seven. Hamels finishes 2014 at 9-9 and a 2.46 ERA.
 
9/23/2014 9:31:00 PM
Description: Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels took a tough-luck loss Tuesday versus the Marlins.
Insight: Same old story for Hamels. He pitched fabulously (7 innings, 2 runs, 4 strikeouts), but was given no run support. He heads into his last start of 2014 with a record 9-8 and a 2.47 ERA.
 
9/12/2014 10:25:00 PM
Description: Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels went seven innings, working around nine hits to allowed one run, struck out six and walked one in a no-decision against the Marlins.
Insight: Hamels has posted another great ERA this year (2.51), but it has not exactly resulted in a lot of victories. He is 8-7 with 178 strikeouts in 182 and 2/3 innings this season. He has not allowed more than three runs since May 26.
 
9/1/2014 5:11:00 PM
Description: Phillies pitchers Cole Hamels, Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon combined to throw a no-hitter against the Atlanta Braves Monday afternoon.
Insight: Hamels was removed after throwing 108 pitches over six innings. He struck out seven and walked five before Philadelphia's bullpen combined to strike out five over three perfect innings. After missing the first three weeks with a shoulder injury and recording a 7.02 ERA in his first three starts, Hamels has posted a 2.00 ERA, a 1.07 WHIP and a 151/45 K/BB over his last 152 2/3 innings while allowing three runs or less in 21 of his 22 starts during that span.
 
Hot8/15/2014 2:17:00 PM
Description: His won-loss record doesn't show it, but no pitcher has been better than Phillies starter Cole Hamels over his past five starts.
Insight: Hamels has yielded a total of three earned runs in five games (37 IP) for an ERA of 0.729. Felix Hernandez has fielded five earned runs over his last 36 IP. Hamels is 3-1 with a no-decision over that span.
 
Hot7/29/2014 9:58:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels won his fourth straight decision Tuesday against the Mets with eight scoreless innings.
Insight: Hamels struck out eight, walked none and gave up six hits. Amidst all of Philadelphia's problems, Hamels has returned from a preseason shoulder injury to have a fantastic season. He's 6-5 with a 2.55 ERA, a 1.13 WHIP and 133 Ks in 130 1/3 innings. In his last 16 starts, he's posted a 1.90 ERA and 119 Ks in 113 2/3 innings.
 
Hot7/24/2014 3:55:00 PM
Description: For the second consecutive outing and third in the last four, Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels has yielded just one earned run.
Insight: Having thrown 116 pitches and leading 2-1 heading into the ninth inning the Phillies replaced Hamels with Jonathan Papelbon who finished the game 1-2-3. Hamels evened his record at 5-5. Other teams have asked about Hamels availability but he's not likely to be moved.
 
Hot6/11/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels stayed hot with a brilliant outing Wednesday against the Padres (8 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 11 K's, 1 BB).
Insight: The Phillies waited until the ninth inning to score, leaving Hamels (2-3, 3.07 ERA) with yet another no-decision. He hasn't allowed a run in his last two starts, fanning 18 hitters with just three walks over that span.
 
6/6/2014 10:36:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels was in the zone Friday versus the Reds.
Insight: Hamels tossed 125 pitches over 7 2/3 shutout innings. He struck out seven while surrendering two walks. The 30-year-old has lasted at least seven innings in each of his last six starts.
 
Hot5/17/2014 10:15:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels struck out 10 batters and allowed one run in seven innings for the second straight start Saturday against the Reds.
Insight: Hamels limited Cincinnati to three hits and walked two to pick up his first win of the season. He had a 7.02 ERA in his first three starts, but he's down to 4.40.
 
Cold5/6/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels has allowed 18 hits and 11 earned runs in his last two starts.
Insight: The Blue Jays had 10 hits and five earned runs off the left-hander in his six innings of work Tuesday night. He'll try to right the ship on the road against the Mets in his next start.
 
5/3/2014 5:12:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels will not make his scheduled start Sunday versus Washington. SOURCE: Todd Zolecki, MLB.com
Insight: He's out with the flu. Roberto Hernandez (1-1, 5.74 ERA) will start in his place with Hamels getting pushed back to Tuesday.
 
4/23/2014 4:07:00 PM
Description: The Phillies have officially activated left-hander Cole Hamels from the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: He'll get the start Wednesday night against Los Angeles. Hamels got a late start in spring training because of shoulder tighness. His next win will be the 100th of his major league career.
 
4/19/2014 5:33:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (biceps tendinitis) has been cleared to make his 2014 debut Wednesday against the Dodgers, according to Jim Salisbury of csnphilly.com.
Insight: Hamels came to camp behind in his throwing program after dealing with shoulder discomfort in the winter and he suffered a setback during spring training. However, he's ready to rejoin the rotation.
 
4/18/2014 2:57:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (biceps tendinitis) could be back in the rotation next week as his rehab has gone well/
Insight: Hamels pitched seven innings of three-hit baseball at Clearwater and is in line for a Tuesdat start against the Dodgers. He's 3-1 in his career against the Dodgers with a 1.76 ERA and 0.882 WHIP.
 
4/10/2014 8:04:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (biceps tendinitis) could be back in the rotation on April 22, according to Todd Zolecki of mlb.com.
Insight: GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said that Hamels might need just two more rehab starts after his turn on April 12.
 
4/2/2014 8:28:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (biceps tendinitis) will start his rehab assignment on Sunday, according to Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Insight: Hamels entered spring training behind schedule due to a shoulder problem and fell further behind when it didn't feel right early on. The team gave him time off and now its a matter of building up his innings. He could be back April 26 if he makes four rehab starts or May 1 if he makes five.
 
3/27/2014 8:37:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (biceps tendinitis) threw two innings in a minor league game and was pleased with how he felt, according to espn.com. The Phillies placed Hamels on the 15-day DL Thursday.
Insight: Hamels entered spring training behind schedule due to a shoulder problem and fell further behind when it didn't feel right early on. The team gave him time off and now its a matter of getting innings and building arm strength. Figure a return in early May at the latest.
 
3/24/2014 2:25:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (shoulder) threw another bullpen session Sunday and away "thrilled," according to beat writer Matt Gelb.
Insight: Hamels entered spring training behind schedule due to a shoulder problem and fell further behind when it didn't feel right early on. The team gave him time off and now its a matter of getting innings and building arm strength. Figure a return in late April.
 
3/14/2014 2:18:00 PM
Description: Phillies starter Cole Hamels (shoulder) threw a bullpen session Wednesday and came out clean so he'll try again on Sunday.
Insight: Hamels entered spring training behind schedule due to a shoulder problem. He can be ruled out for the first two weeks of April, even if he avoids a setback going forward, and there's a chance he won't pitch at all in the first month of the season.