Cole Hamels acknowledged to USA Today's Bob Nightengale that he wants the Phillies to trade him.
A source told WEEI's Rob Bradford that the Red Sox "aren't remotely close" to a trade for Cole Hamels.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox are one of the four teams that's made a trade offer for Cole Hamels.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said four teams have made "real offers" for Cole Hamels.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Padres made "an aggressive offer" for Phillies' left-hander Cole Hamels prior to signing James Shields.
General manager Ruben Amaro said Monday of Cole Hamels that he "would expect him to be in spring training with the Phillies."
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Padres are "still working hard" to acquire a frontline starter.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that 5-6 teams are still trying to trade for Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports said Padres general manager A.J. Preller remains in touch with the Phillies regarding Cole Hamels.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro said Tuesday that he thinks Cole Hamels "is going to be in our uniform" next season.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Cardinals' interest in Cole Hamels has "not advanced."
Gerry Fraley of the Dallas Morning News reports that a potential "stumbling block" with the Rangers possibly trading for Cole Hamels is the money involved.
Rob Bradford of WEEI.com was told by a source familiar with the Phillies’ thinking on the matter that general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. and his club have been "unrealistic in their expectations" in regard to a return in a trade for Cole Hamels.
The Phillies are high on Red Sox catching prospect Blake Swihart and would insist on Padres catching prospect Austin Hedges in a trade involving Cole Hamels, according to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly.