FACTS/FLUKES: Hamels, K. Marte, Peraza, Woodruff, B. Dozier

Hamels displaying strong skills … Things weren’t going well for Cole Hamels (LHP, CHC) prior to his July 27, 2018 trade from the Rangers to the Cubs, as he followed a disappointing 2017 campaign with a 4.72 ERA through his first 114 IP of 2018. However, he has pitched much better since joining the Cubs, sporting a 2.36 ERA in 76 IP over the remainder of 2018 and a 3.38 ERA in 43 IP thus far in 2019. What's behind the resurgence?

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