Jason Hammel

2016 Cubs World Series Champion

Birthday:  September 2

February 13, 2014
Cubs sign Jason Hammel as a free agent.

July 15, 2014
Cubs trade Jason Hammel and Jeff Samardzija to the Oakland A's for Addison Russell, Dan Straily & Billy Mckinney.  Dan Straily will be traded to the Astros with Luis Valbuena for Dexter Fowler and Billy Mckinney is traded to the Yankees as part of the trade that brought Aroldis Chapman to the Cubs in 2016

December 12, 2014
Cubs sign Jason Hammel as a free agent

October 13, 2016
Game 4 NLDS
Cubs 6 Cardinals 4
Cubs win NLDS to advance to NLCS versus Mets

Jason Hammel started this game and only went 3 innings, but he had a very important contribution at the plate when he hit an RBI single in front of Javier Baez big 3-run home run off Cardinals pitcher, John Lackey.

Jason Hammel won 15 games, with 10 losses and a 3.83 ERA for the 2016 World Series Champion, Chicago Cubs