Jason Hammel RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cubs doctor recommends Hammel eat more potato chips

    Fox Sports "Chicago Cubs hurler Jason Hammel credits a bizarre dietary change -- ordered by a team doctor -- with helping him win on Saturday. Hammel left his last start on July 7 with cramping in his right hand, a recurring ailment, and afterward he says he got a call from a team doctor with a suggestion..." July 17

  • Cubs' Jason Hammel welcomes Kyle Schwarber as personal catcher

    Chicago Tribune "The development of Kyle Schwarber as a catcher took a big step Wednesday when manager Joe Maddon hinted that his prized second-year player would handle Jason Hammel’s starts. And Hammel seemed extremely pleased to work with Schwarber – his third catcher in as many seasons with the Cubs." March 18