Cole Hamels was already one of the top arms available at Major League Baseball's trade deadline.
The first rule of a no-hitter is you don't talk about the no-hitter.
The only thing that could have stopped Cole Hamels on Saturday would have been a mid-game trade to the Cubs.
Since joining the Cubs in 2011, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have given the franchise a complete facelift.
Joe Maddon has a history of taking an outside-the-box approach in regards to how he manages each game.