NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2

Cole Hamels

Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels (Daniel Shirey/Getty Images) and Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images).

Toucher & Rich: Is Cole Hamels The Backup Plan For Jon Lester?

Toucher, Rich and Wallach discuss.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/17/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning on May 19 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Heyman On Gresh & Zo: Red Sox Eyeing Dempster?

Gresh & Zo talked with CBS Baseball Insider Jon Heyman about the all things Red Sox.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/17/2012

Roger Bernadina #2 of the Washington Nationals, who knocked in the winning run in the ninth inning, gestures in the outfield against the Boston Red Sox during interleague play at Fenway Park June 10, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gammons On Felger & Mazz: Trade Deadline, Buchholz’s Health, And Ortiz vs. The Media

Peter Gammons of the MLB.com joined Felger and Massarotti to discuss the Boston Red Sox and the upcoming MLB Trade Deadline.

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/27/2012

Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon celebrates his save and a Phillies victory over the Chicago Cubs. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Hamels, Lee And Papelbon! Red Sox In For Tough Weekend In Philly

With Cole Hamels and Cliff Lee taking the hill for the Phillies this weekend, not to mention Jonathan Papelbon closing the door, the Red Sox have a tough weekend ahead of them in Philadelphia.

05/18/2012

Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 6, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Phillies’ Hamels Banned 5 Games For Throwing At Harper

Cole Hamels earned a five-game suspension for the way he welcomed Bryce Harper to the big leagues.

05/08/2012

David Ortiz of the Red Sox congratulates Josh Reddick after scoring a run against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)

Tek Goes Deep Twice, Red Sox Beat Phillies 5-2

Jon Lester tossed two-hit ball over seven shutout innings, Jason Varitek homered twice and the Boston Red Sox avoided a three-game sweep with a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.

06/30/2011

Phillies starter Cliff Lee. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pitching Matchups: Sox Avoid Halladay, Have To Face Lee, Hamels

The Red Sox-Phillies series is being touted as a possible fall preview, and the pitching matchups will not disappoint during the three-game set.

06/28/2011

Red Sox Adrian Gonzalez. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

October Preview? Red Sox-Phillies Get Set For 3

Long before spring training even started, the Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies were favorites to play each other in October. Here comes an early taste.

06/28/2011

Clay Buchholz and Josh Beckett jogged before the Red Sox game against the Phillies. (AP Photo/Brita Outzen)

Hamels Pitches Phillies Over Red Sox 2-0

Come October, neither the Boston Red Sox nor the Philadelphia Phillies would mind this matchup of teams.

03/03/2011

more