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Some Tuesday Phillies Links for You, June 14, 2011: Cole Hamels FanBoy! Edition

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Dreamy McDreamboat Section:

Phillies' Hamels has evolved into mature pitcher | Philadelphia Daily News | 06/14/2011
IT'S ALL TRUE. (Still: Articles like this are indications that the needle on the Cole Hamels Continuum may be due for a correction.)

Keeping Hamels in Phillies uniform will be costly | Philadelphia Daily News | 06/14/2011
Not keeping him may be costlier. And I highly doubt Oswalt will be back.

Cole Hamels through the years | Philly | 06/13/2011
To think that we knew him when. zOMG HE WAS SOOO CUTE WHEN HE WAS DRAFTED. OOH.

Which NL Southpaw Is Greatest? | FanGraphs Baseball
Comes down to Lee vs. Hamels.

The Team Cole Hamels Plays On Section:

Phillies starters pitching in at the plate | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/14/2011
Pitchers gon' hit, too. Neat piece by Gelb on Pete Mackanin's hitting rubric for pitchers. And Cole is winning this competition, too. <3 HIM!!!

Marlins’ Coghlan: Any series vs. Phillies is ‘must win’ - Florida Marlins -
Marlins in "must win" mode. NOT TONIGHT YOU DON'T.

Phillies waiting on core bats to pop | News
"We're much happier with Lee than we would be with Werth, I'll tell you that right now," Amaro said. "He's a more impactful player."

What's a guy got to do to up the smug advisory around here, huh?

Stutes, Bastardo flourish as 8th-inning setup men for Phillies - Sports
Nothing we don't know, but you have to admire how the Phils have stockpiled decent bullpen arms at the high end of the system over the last few years.

Philadelphia Phillies Need a Better Horse in the Stable: Heath Bell | Bleacher Report
Or not. SMH.

Crashburn Alley " Blog Archive " Time to Give Roy Oswalt a Breather
The curious Moyerification of Roy Oswalt. Good thing Cole will NeverEver get old.

Phillies Phestival Raises All-Time Record Sum - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -
Halladay-Ruiz 2010 NLDS game ball: $4,700. All for a good cause. COLE'S 2011 WORLD SERIES BALL will be worth way more next year.

FanGraphs Power Rankings – 6/13/11 | FanGraphs Baseball
Your fancy-pants computer numbers don't include how cute your starting pitchers are.

The Teams That Are Sooo Lucky To Get to Play Against Cole the Most Section:

Braves Fall Well Short in Bid for Seventh Straight - Talking Chop
They Refused to Quit (TM), however. Like Cole.

Diamondbacks 12, Marlins 9: Laugh? I Nearly Died... - AZ Snake Pit
The Diamondbacks are on pace for 89 wins. Like Cole.

Pirates 3, Mets 1: Blown Call Appetizer, Baserunning Blunder Entree, and Mini-Acostalypse Dessert - Amazin' Avenue
Maholm'd, yo. I really have to h/t AA for making game loss recaps fun to experience. Like Cole.

Cole Hamels Played Here, Historic Landmarks Section:

Box Score Recap, 13 June 2011 | Phuture Phillies
Running out of time this morning, but PhuturePhillies to the rescue! Like Cole.