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Cole Hamels could be on the move soon. (Getty Images)
Cole Hamels could be on the move soon. (Getty Images)
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Sources: Cubs Make Major Play for Cole Hamels

It looks like the Cubs have stepped up to become a player for Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels.

According to ESPN.com senior baseball writer Jayson Stark, the Cubs have offered standout second base prospect Javier

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Jonathan Papelbon said at All-Star Media Day on Tuesday that he wants to be traded by the Phillies. (Getty images)
Jonathan Papelbon said at All-Star Media Day on Tuesday that he wants to be traded by the Phillies. (Getty images)
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Report: ‘Heavy Scouting Presence’ Watching Jonathan Papelbon

The Major league Baseball trade season is officially here and plenty of Phillies will have their name mentioned over the next month and a half before the July 31 deadline.

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5 Baseball Feats We Want to See in 2015 (But Probably Won’t)

Baseball is back. There may not be three more welcome words among sports fans this side of “Dollar Beer Night.”

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Cole Hamels will draw a considerable amount of media attention as the Phillies are expected to continue to explore trading him leading up to the July 31 deadline. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
Cole Hamels will draw a considerable amount of media attention as the Phillies are expected to continue to explore trading him leading up to the July 31 deadline. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
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How Should the Phillies Handle Cole Hamles Moving Forward?

While opening day didn't quite go the way Cole Hamels would have liked, allowing four runs -- all on solo home runs -- in five innings, his name will continue to surface in trade talks between now and the July 31 deadline.

But now that the season has started, what is t

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Jonathan Papelbon said at All-Star Media Day on Tuesday that he wants to be traded by the Phillies. (Getty images)
Jonathan Papelbon said at All-Star Media Day on Tuesday that he wants to be traded by the Phillies. (Getty images)
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Jonathan Papelbon Will Go Anywhere he is Wanted

On a cold day in Clearwater, Phillies fans were looking to closer Jonathan Papelbon to heat things up.  The usually controversial closer kept his thoughts in check however when he met with the media on Friday.

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Phillies placed LHP Cliff Lee on the 60-day disabled list (Photo by: Getty Images)
Phillies placed LHP Cliff Lee on the 60-day disabled list (Photo by: Getty Images)
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Cliff Lee on Cole Hamels: “I Definitely Don’t Want Cole to Get Traded”

While much of the offseason discussion has surrounded whether or not Cole Hamels would be here this season.  The guy who's name is typically reserved for those type of trade talks is Cliff Lee.

However, after being limited to just 13 starts last season

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Cole Hamels acknowledged to USA Today's Bob Nightengale that he wants the Phillies to trade him. (Getty Images)
Cole Hamels acknowledged to USA Today's Bob Nightengale that he wants the Phillies to trade him. (Getty Images)
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Multiple Teams Still Calling on Cole Hamels

Will he stay or will he go now?

That seems to be the question for many Phillies fans as we are just 16 days before pitchers and catchers report to Clearwater.

While Ruben Amaro Jr. has indicated that he th

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Papelbon would need to waive his no-trade clause in order to be traded. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
Papelbon would need to waive his no-trade clause in order to be traded. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
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Report: Brewers Close to Deal for Jonathan Papelbon

Could the Phillies finally have a taker for Jonathan Papelbon?

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Three of the PHillies "aces" from the 2011 season - Cole Hamels #35, Roy Halladay #34, Roy Oswalt #44 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Three of the PHillies "aces" from the 2011 season - Cole Hamels #35, Roy Halladay #34, Roy Oswalt #44 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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Which Staff is Better? 2011 Phillies or 2015 Nationals

In 2011 the Phillies had their four aces.

In 2015 the Washington Nations may have just one-upped them.

The Phillies rotation of Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, Roy Oswalt, Cole Hamels and rookie Vance Worley, who replaced an injured Joe Blanton, could be one of the best of all-time but when the Nationals signed former Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer to a seven-year deal worth more than $180 million, the Nats just might have an argument that their rotation is better.

With Scherzer, Jordan Zimmermann, Doug Fister

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(Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)
(Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)
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Phillies Continue to Bolster Their Farm System

 

Ruben Amaro Jr, and the Phillies continue to add some bodies to their farm system, by signing three players to minor league contracts earlier this week.

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