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Fantasy Articles Featuring Cole Hamels

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Cole Hamels's name.

MLB Barometer: Staying Focused

Vlad Sedler cautions against premature NFL obsession - you've got a baseball league to win!

FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Philly?

With Jonathan Papelbon expected to be traded this week, this might be the last time to grab Ken Giles, writes RotoWire's Erik Siegrist in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Hitter Value Meter: Nothing Like a July Homestand

Erik Siegrist breaks down the coming week's hitter rankings, which finds the Rangers in the enviable position of facing homer-prone CC Sabathia in Arlington.

Pitching Value Meter: Never a Reason to Worry

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers and can't help but shake his head at those who fretted over Clayton Kershaw earlier this season.

Saturday Lineup Card: Another Mets Prospect Promoted

Bats & Balls: Potential Trade Deadline Impact

David Regan looks over some big names who could be on the move at the trade deadline, including the Reds' Johnny Cueto.

Mound Musings: Tossing a Side Session

Brad Johnson looks to see which direction the trade winds are blowing.

Minor League Barometer: Schwarber Leads Second-Half Wave

Jesse Siegel sees plenty of future stars still on their way up, including the recently promoted Kyle Schwarber, who is impressing in Chicago.

MLB Barometer: Catching Up

Vlad Sedler ranks the best and worst MLB backstops for the second half of the season.

Hitter Value Meter: Red Tide Could Rise

Erik Siegrist's weekly look at the best hitting matchups finds the Reds in an enviable position at home and on the road this week.

Sunday Lineup Card: Separating Contenders From Pretenders

Veterans lead Yankees, Twins in playoff race

Pitching Value Meter: Sale-ing into the Second Half

Paul Sporer ranks the week's starters, but he can't stop marveling at Chris Sale, whose strikeouts continue to set him apart.

Pitching Value Meter: Second-Half Kickoff

Paul Sporer lays out the rankings for the first weekend of the second half, and, surprise, Max Scherzer is still on top.

Hitter Value Meter: The Second Half Begins

Erik Siegrist breaks down the weekend series', but a doubleheader gives the Royals and White Sox a one-game advantage over the rest of the league.

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays

Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian thinks the Cubs' pitching staff will be too much for the Braves to handle this weekend.

Friday Lineup Card: The Forgotten Castellanos

Nick Castellanos was a once heralded prospect in the Tigers organization but is now showing a resurgence, giving owners an intriguing pick up in leagues.

Sunday Lineup Card: Power Surge

Twins' prospect Miguel Sano could provide a boost in run production.

Hitter Value Meter: Holding All The Cards

Erik Siegrist highlights the best matchups for hitters in weekly formats, including a rare eight-game period for Kolten Wong and the Cardinals

Pitching Value Meter: Strength vs. Strength

Paul Sporer ranks this week's pitchers and is already looking forward to the showdown between Chris Sale and the lefty-smashing Blue Jays.

Collette Calls: Managing Second-Half Expectations

Jason Collette looks at recent history to find some realistic projections for fantasy categories in the second half. For example, how many home runs should you expect from a player in the second half?

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays

Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian Expects Big Things From Cincinnati's Sluggers This Weekend

Tuesday Lineup Card: Tinker with Taylor

Hitter Value Meter: Heating Up in the Desert

With Coors Field silent this week, Erik Siegrist has a new team atop the hitter rankings in the Diamondbacks.

Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Output

Paul Sporer has moved Max Scherzer ahead of Clayton Kershaw as his top pitcher in baseball, and the Nationals' ace takes his rightful spot atop the weekly rankings.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Ray of Hope?

Robbie Ray is 2-2 with a 1.78 ERA, 1.05 WHIP and 23:9 K:BB over 30.1 innings through five starts for Arizona.

Diamond Cuts: Fickle Injuries

A number of players are dealing with hamstring injuries, which can often take a considerable amount of time to fully heal.

Fantasy 101: Evaluating Starting Pitchers on FanDuel

Michael Rathburn explains how he picks starting pitchers on FanDuel and breaks down the stats to show which ones have provided the most value this season.

Monday Lineup Card: Red Byrd Return

Monday's Recommended Pickup is a 37-year-old outfielder who returned from a broken wrist much earlier than expected.

FAAB Factor - NL: May the Schwarb be with You

Kyle Schwarber is the next in the line of Cubs prospects, but is he worth picking up right now? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Hitter Value Meter: Tigers Burning Bright

Erik Siegrist's weekly look at the best hitting matchups finds the Tigers in an enviable position as they'll miss two of the best pitchers in their division this week.