Hammel returns; Rizzo just keeps hittin'

Updated: September 7, 2012, 2:17 PM ET
By Eric Karabell
Baltimore Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel allowed one run in five innings against the New York Yankees on Thursday, striking out six in his first outing since mid-July. Hammel, recovered from knee surgery, is a worthy fantasy option and is owned in only a third of ESPN standard leagues. This is a new Hammel from his Colorado Rockies days; he's now a strikeout option.