|June 26 8:12 PM PT9:12 PM MT10:12 PM CT11:12 PM ET23:12 ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST10:42 PM VEN7:12 UAE (+1)10:12 PM CT-Cole Hamels allowed seven runs on eight hits and four walks in 4.1 innings as the Texas Rangers lost to the Cleveland Indians 15-9 on Monday. Hamels struck out one, ending the game with a 4.38 ERA and 1.32 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Hamels wasn't sharp in his first start in two months and failed to complete five innings for the first time in six starts this season.T he left-hander had been on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right oblique but was activated before the game.
|May 2 5:27 PM PT6:27 PM MT7:27 PM CT8:27 PM ET20:27 ET0:27 GMT8:27 5:27 PM MST7:27 PM EST7:57 PM VEN4:27 UAE (+1)7:27 PM CT-Hamels has been activated from the disabled list and will start the Rangers' series opener in Cleveland on Monday.
Analysis: It'll be the accomplished lefty's first outing in the majors since he strained his right oblique in late April. Hamels shouldn't have too many restrictions after throwing 81 pitches while allowing one run and two hits over 5 2/3 innings in Wednesday's rehab start for Double-A Frisco.
|Apr. 27 10:42 AM PT11:42 AM MT12:42 PM CT1:42 PM ET13:42 ET17:42 GMT1:42 10:42 AM MST12:42 PM EST1:12 PM VEN21:42 UAE12:42 PM CT-Hamels (2-0) beat the Twins on Wednesday despite a shaky outing as he allowed three runs, seven hits and three walks in 6 2/3 innings. He had only one strikeout.
Analysis: Hamels has not allowed more than three earned runs in any of his five starts despite a horrific walk-to-strikeout ratio. He's walked 12 and fanned 15 in 32 2/3 innings. He's next scheduled to pitch Tuesday in Houston, and he was 2-0 with a 1.66 ERA in three outings against the Astros last year.
|Apr. 22 9:16 AM PT10:16 AM MT11:16 AM CT12:16 PM ET12:16 ET16:16 GMT0:16 9:16 AM MST11:16 AM EST11:46 AM VEN20:16 UAE11:16 AM CT-Hamels limited the Royals to a run and three hits in eight innings as the Rangers rolled to a 6-2 win Friday.
Analysis: Hamels has been sharp so far, posting a 2.77 ERA and 1.04 WHIP.
|Apr. 16 6:25 PM PT7:25 PM MT8:25 PM CT9:25 PM ET21:25 ET1:25 GMT9:25 6:25 PM MST8:25 PM EST8:55 PM VEN5:25 UAE (+1)8:25 PM CT-For the third time this season, Hamels exited a start with a lead Sunday at Seattle, and the Rangers' bullpen failed to protect his win for the third time.
Analysis: Hamels has no decisions with a 3.50 ERA in his three starts.
|Apr. 12 7:34 AM PT8:34 AM MT9:34 AM CT10:34 AM ET10:34 ET14:34 GMT22:34 7:34 AM MST9:34 AM EST10:04 AM VEN18:34 UAE9:34 AM CT-Hamels overcame four walks to yield a run and four hits in seven innings of Tuesday's 6-5, 10-inning loss to the Angels.
Analysis: He has a 2.77 ERA without a decision through two starts.
|Apr. 6 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET10:48 ET14:48 GMT22:48 7:48 AM MST9:48 AM EST10:18 AM VEN18:48 UAE9:48 AM CT-Hamels gave up four runs over six innings in the Rangers' 9-6 loss to the Indians on Wednesday.
Analysis: Hamels just needs to hold it together in Arlington, where he had a 4.40 ERA last season - exactly two runs higher than his fantastic road ERA.