Cole Hamels

Adrian Beltre is congratulated by teammates for a walk off walk in the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Global Life Park in Arlington on August 17, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Walk Over Mariners 4-3 For 5th Straight Win

Adrian Beltre’s third RBI came when Fernando Rodney walked him with the bases loaded to force home the winning run on Monday night with one out.

08/18/2015

Cole Hamels of the Texas Rangers looks on as the Rangers take on the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the eighth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 31, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Hamels To Skip Next Start With Sore Groin

The Texas Rangers will skip the next start for left-hander Cole Hamels because of his sore left groin.

08/12/2015

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Rangers Finalize Trade For Hamels

The Texas Rangers have finalized a deal to acquire Phillies’ ace Cole Hamels in exchange for Matt Harrison and five minor league players.

07/31/2015

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35 Thoughts On The Deal That Brought The Rangers Number 35

The acquisition of Cole Hamels is a blockbuster with major implications for both the Phillies and Rangers. Jared Sandler takes an in-depth look at the trade and its impact.

07/30/2015

Cole Hamels  of the Philadelphia Phillies throws his final pitch of his no hitter July 25 at Wrigley Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Phillies Agree To Trade Hamels To Texas

After years of trade speculation, people familiar with the deal said that the Phillies have agreed to trade ace Cole Hamels to the Rangers for a package of prospects.

07/30/2015

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Rangers Mailbag: Pursuing Cole Hamels

With speculation swirling that the Rangers are pursuing Phillies ace Cole Hamels, what would Texas actually be willing to surrender in a trade?

06/24/2015

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Cliff Lee of the Texas Rangers reacts after hitting a double in Game 1 of the 2010 MLB World Series against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on October 27, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Could Cliff Lee Come Back To The Rangers?

The Rangers, in search of a high-end pitcher to top their rotation, have focused their attention almost entirely on Cole Hamels and Zack Greinke. But what about Cliff Lee?

07/19/2012

Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 6, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Rangers Want Hamels, Greinke, Or Nobody

It’s not exactly true that the Rangers are looking to add a pitcher from this month’s trade market. They’re looking to add Cole Hamels or Zack Greinke — but that’s it.

07/04/2012

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Sports Ramblings Of A Madman

Arnie Spanier weighs in on some of the latest sports headlines, including the Mavs getting swept by the Thunder and the infamous Cole Hamels hit-by-pitch.

05/08/2012

Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 6, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Point: Good For You, Cole Hamels!

Phillies starter Cole Hamels said that he was, in fact, actually trying to hit Nationals rookie Bryce Harper on purpose in the first inning of Philadelphia’s 9-3 win.

05/07/2012

Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 6, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Counterpoint: You’re Better Than That, Hamels!

Baseball has some interesting and unwritten rules. Such as, it’s perfectly acceptable to throw directly AT a batter. In many situations, it’s considered the appropriate move.

05/07/2012