Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:35:37 -0800
Free-agent SP Jason Hammel (Athletics) has been contacted by several teams but is not close to a deal with any team, according to his agent.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:24:29 -0800
The Kansas City Royals will consider free-agent SPs Jason Hammel (Athletics), Brandon McCarthy (Yankees) and Edinson Volquez (Pirates) and others if they miss out on their top targets.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:58:24 -0800
Free-agent SPs Justin Masterson and Jason Hammel are of interest to the Miami Marlins, according to a source.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:52:31 -0800
Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Phillies 1B Ryan Howard isn't the primary focus of the Kansas City Royals. Instead, the team is "concentrating on pitching." The Royals have basically no trade interest in Howard, and he's not even a fit with the current offense. The Royals have talked to free-agent SP Ervin Santana (Braves) and have looked at free-agent SP Brandon McCarthy (Yankees), Jason Hammel (Athletics) and others.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:01:01 -0800
Free-agent SP Jason Hammel (Athletics) is attracting interest from the Houston Astros, who are one of a dozen teams that have called about him, according to a baseball source. Hammel had a 4.26 ERA in 67 2/3 innings with the A's last year after a midseason trade.
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:34:21 -0800
Free-agent Ps Brandon McCarthy, Jason Hammel and Chris Capuano are free-agent targets of the New York Yankees, according to sources. The team is after a mid-rotation pitcher to add to their staff.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:52:45 -0700
Oakland Athletics RP Eric O'Flaherty is not on the team's Wild Card roster after he wasn't available for the final series of the season against the Texas Rangers. He's coming off Tommy John surgery, and it sounds as if his arm isn't feeling great. OF Billy Burns and SP Jason Hammel are on the roster, as well as SP Drew Pomeranz. SP Jesse Chavez isn't on the one-day roster, either.
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:30:41 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Jason Hammel will miss his next scheduled start, manager Bob Melvin said Tuesday, Sept. 16. Melvin also said that SP Drew Pomeranz will likely take Hammel's turn in the rotation.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:07:19 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Jason Hammel's next start will be skipped. The Athletics will go with SPs Sonny Gray, Jon Lester and Scott Kazmir this weekend against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Fantasy Tip: A short-term blow, especially in weekly leagues, but Hammel's value remains the same. He shouldn't be started in unfavorable matchups.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:07:47 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Jason Hammel was placed on revocable waivers by the team Monday, Aug. 4. Hammel does not lose his roster spot because of this move. The Athletics can pull Hammel back if a team claims him, and Hammel can be dealt with no penalties if he passes through waivers.