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  • Wrigley Field looks like 'Baghdad,' Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel says

    Wrigley Field looks like 'Baghdad,' Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel says
    Wrigley Field is one of the most recognizable landmarks in Major League Baseball, but these days the "friendly confines" look more like "Baghdad," Chicago Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel said. The Cubs will host National League Central rival St. Louis on...
  • Jason Hammel loves Cubs' power

    Jason Hammel loves Cubs' power
    MESA, Ariz. -- Jason Hammel wasn't gloating Friday after hitting a single off former Chicago Cubs teammate Jeff Samardzija. "It took me three seconds to get out of the box," Hammel said after contributing to a nine-hit attack that paced the Cubs to a 6-...
  • Jake Arrieta brings Cubs' rotation into focus

    MESA, Ariz. -- Despite the impressive credentials of Jeff Samardzija, the Chicago Cubs didn't announce that he was going to be their opening day starter last season until spring training was virtually complete. Part of that was due to the uncertainty of...
  • Cubs' starter Jason Hammel to bat 8th

    Cubs' starter Jason Hammel to bat 8th
    MESA, Ariz. -- Jason Hammel regretted swinging at the first pitch when he faced James Shields while batting eighth in his last start. Hammel lined out to third base, but he'll get another chance to show his hitting skills Friday when he faces the...
  • Friday's recap: Cubs 6, White Sox 3

    Friday's recap: Cubs 6, White Sox 3
    The summary Jason Hammel pitched six solid innings and Cubs batters swatted four home runs to defeat the White Sox 6-3 Friday at Sloan Park. At the plate Jorge Soler, Chris Coghlan, Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo each homered off former Cub Jeff...
  • Jason Hammel recalls Tampa Bay days

    Jason Hammel recalls Tampa Bay days
    MESA, Ariz. -- Watching manager Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs' coaching staff wearing polyester shorts reminded pitcher Jason Hammel of the "quirkiness" of Maddon during their days in Tampa Bay. And watching former Rays teammate James Shields pitch...
  • Sunday's recap: Padres 6, Cubs 1

    Sunday's recap: Padres 6, Cubs 1
    The summary Manager Joe Maddon tinkered with the lineup by batting starting pitcher Jason Hammel eighth. The Cubs were held hitless for five innings, but Arismendy Alcantara led off the sixth with a home run off reliever Jose Valverde. At the...
  • Jason Hammel to bat eighth, Starlin Castro says he's healthy

    Jason Hammel to bat eighth, Starlin Castro says he's healthy
    MESA, Ariz. -- The odd sight of manager Joe Maddon and the coaches dressed as football coaches with polyester shorts and whistles Saturday morning fit perfectly the changes involving the Chicago Cubs.  Starting pitcher Jason Hammel will bat eighth...
  • Cubs ace Jon Lester buys North Side house for $3.8 million

     Cubs ace Jon Lester buys North Side house for $3.8 million
    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester has paid $3.8 million for a five-bedroom, 7,000-square-foot house on the North Side, according to sources close to the deal. Lester joins fellow pitcher Jason Hammel in becoming the only two Cubs to own homes...
  • Cubs' Jason Hammel buys house on Chicago's North Side

     Cubs' Jason Hammel buys house on Chicago's North Side
    Jason Hammel, a starting pitcher for the Chicago Cubs, has paid more than $2 million for a two-story house on the North Side. Hammel, a Seattle-area native, pitched for the Cubs last year until he was traded with Jeff Samardzija to the Oakland Athletics...
  • Cubs Game Day: Cubs win 4-3, Hammel pitches four scoreless innings

    Cubs Game Day: Cubs win 4-3, Hammel pitches four scoreless innings
    Cubs 4, Royals 3  Spring record: 6-9-1 The summary: Before a sellout crowd of 15,181 that enjoyed 85-degree weather at Sloan Park, the Cubs are relied on four scoreless innings by starting pitcher Jason Hammel. Anthony Rizzo went 2-for-2 with an RBI...