Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports that the Yankees are in the information gathering process on free agent Jason Hammel.
Cubs declined RHP Jason Hammel's $12 million option for 2017.
Jason Hammel has been scratched from his scheduled Friday start against the Reds due to right elbow tightness.
Jason Hammel was clobbered in Saturday's loss to the Cardinals, surrendering six runs on six hits over his 2 1/3 innings.
Jason Hammel pitched seven innings of two-run ball in a win over the Reds on Monday.
Jason Hammel struck out nine but allowed four runs over 5 2/3 innings in a loss to the Cardinals on Tuesday.
Jason Hammel was battered by the Brewers on Tuesday, allowing 13 hits and nine runs -- eight earned -- over 5 2/3 innings in a loss.
Jason Hammel bounced back from his short start against the Dodgers to limit the Pirates to one run in six innings Wednesday.
Jason Hammel struggled for a second straight start Saturday against the Dodgers, allowing three runs over 2 1/3 innings.
Jason Hammel was shelled for 10 runs -- six earned -- over 3 1/3 innings Sunday in a loss to the Rockies.
Jason Hammel allowed just two singles over seven scoreless innings as the Cubs swept Tuesday's doubleheader against the Brewers with a 4-1 win in the nightcap.
Jason Hammel fired seven scoreless innings with six strikeouts as the Cubs beat the Angels 3-1 on Wednesday.
Cubs activated RHP Jason Hammel from the bereavement leave list.
Cubs placed RHP Jason Hammel on the bereavement list.