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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Cole Hamels's name.
December 21, 2017
The Z Files: AL West Playing Time Preview
Todd Zola takes an early look at the job battles in the AL West and doesn't expect the A's to force top prospect Franklin Barreto into a starting role before he's ready.
November 16, 2017
The Z Files: 2018 Pitching Tiers
Todd Zola gives a peek at his initial pitching tiers for next season and discusses whether Madison Bumgarner still belongs among the elite.
October 1, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin checks in with his final Sunday recommendations of the season, rolling with the Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton in his pursuit for home run No. 60.
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Greg Vara is looking at the possibility of playing both Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge on Sunday, so he has a number of value plays who could be paired with the big sluggers.
September 29, 2017
Oak's Corner: Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018 Values
In Scott Jenstadís final column of the regular season, he focuses on his targets for next yearís draft, like Blue Jay Josh Donaldson, whose huge second half will move up his ADP.
September 26, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his Tuesday DraftKings recommendations, kicking things off with D-Backs hurler Robbie Ray at home against the Giants.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Tuesday Yahoo picks, including Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman on the road in an interleague matchup with the Pirates.
September 23, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Season Finale
Todd Zola files one last pitcher ranking as the 2017 season enters its final week. Rotations are in flux, making it a difficult week to rank the starters.
September 21, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Adam Zdroik checks in with his FantasyDraft selections for Thursday, including Blue Jays hurler J.A. Happ at home against the Royals.
September 16, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
The pitching pool is quite thin for Saturday's evening slate, so Juan Carlos Blanco explains why he'll pay up for Zack Greinke.
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Aces in Thin Supply
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw is one of the few aces who will have two starts.
September 11, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Monday Values
Adam Zdroik breaks down the Monday FantasyDraft slate as Seattle's Mike Zunino could take advantage of Texas pitcher Cole Hamels.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Monday's slate and wants a piece of the Cleveland offense against Tigers rookie Myles Jaye, making Carlos Santana a smooth play at first base.
September 9, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: All Aces for Indians
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Indians' aces both get a pair of starts against AL Central foes.
September 6, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin explores Wednesday's DraftKings slate, turning to the Rockies' Mark Reynolds in hitter-friendly Coors Field against Johnny Cueto and the Giants.
September 5, 2017
MLB Barometer: Down to the Wire
Vlad Sedler brings us his first MLB Barometer of September, turning an eye toward the fantasy stretch run while getting into his weekly risers and fallers.
September 2, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Keuchel Leads Astros
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Houston's Dallas Keuchel finds himself atop the AL with two starts against division foes.
September 1, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best plays for Friday's FantasyDraft slate, turning to D-Backs slugger Paul Goldschmidt on the road at Coors Field.
August 31, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara isn't thrilled with the pitching options on Thursday's slate, which makes paying up for Giancarlo Stanton more palatable.
August 26, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Looking for Top Sale
Todd Zola ranks this week's projected starters, as Chris Sale enters a two-start week looking to rebound from a disastrous outing.
August 21, 2017
Sasha Yodashkin checks out Monday's slate and expects the Brewers to feast on Giants right-hander Chris Stratton, making the red-hot Jonathan Villar a solid play.
August 19, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Dodgers Duo on Top
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers boats two dominate hurlers while much of the league deals with injuries.
August 16, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: 30 Teams, 30 Surprises
Dave Regan rumbles about one player per team that's surprised him this year, either for better or for worse.
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
Kris Bryant has multiple hits in six of his last eight games, and he could be a foundational piece for a Cubs stack Wednesday against the Reds.
August 13, 2017
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine scours the waiver wire for this week's pickups, including prospect Dansby Swanson, who is back up with the Braves after a short demotion.
August 12, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: MadBum's Back
Todd Zola ranks this week's starters as Madison Bumgarner is back atop the pitching list after three consecutive strong starts.
August 6, 2017
Jan Levine details this week's top waiver options for the National League, including the arrival of Yu Darvish in Los Angeles.
August 5, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale of the Week
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitching as Boston's Chris Sale gets a double dip of the Rays and Yankees.
August 3, 2017
Farm Futures: Ranking the Farm Systems
James Anderson devises a way to turn his top 400 rankings into organizational rankings, and finds Ronald Acuna and the talent-laden Braves in the top spot.
July 31, 2017
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best picks for Monday's slate, including Royals slugger Eric Hosmer on the road in Baltimore.
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