Harris: What Really Happened With Ryan DempsterRyan Dempster is gone, but there are still questions on how and why it took so long.
Most Notable Player Deals Made By The MLB Trade DeadlineAt 3 p.m. CT on Tuesday afternoon, Major League Baseball's non-waiver Trade Deadline passed with 19 teams within five games of postseason contention. For the first time ever, a record 10 clubs will earn an invite to MLB's postseason dance.
Spiegel: Trade Deadline Reveals A Smarter Cubs FanWhat’s been fascinating, at the most compelling local trade deadline in years, is the rising knowledge and interest of the faithful.
Rangers Get Dempster The Ryan Dempster trade circus is reportedly nearing its end.
Report: Rangers Interested In Garza After missing out on Zack Greinke, the Rangers are one of three teams reportedly interested in Cubs starter Matt Garza.
Report: Yankees, Dodgers And Rangers In Pursuit Of Dempster According to Comcast Sportsnets' David Kaplan, the Yankees, Dodgers and Rangers are all in play for Ryan Dempster.
Cubs Send Johnson, Maholm To Atlanta; Soto Traded To TexasThe Cubs on Monday dealt left-handed pitcher Paul Maholm and outfielder Reed Johnson to the Atlanta Braves. Early Tuesday, the club confirmed it had sent catcher Geovany Soto to the Rangers.
Hanley: Cubs Can't 'Tune Out The Noise' If They Don't Deal DempsterIt was only about six weeks ago that Cubs president Theo Epstein said he and his staff had to “tune out the noise” from fans and media as they went about building the team into something akin to championship caliber. Better buy some ear plugs.
Heyman: More Moves Could Come For White SoxIt's no secret White Sox general manager Kenny Williams is one of the most aggressive GMs in the game.
Spiegel: Dempster Forcing Cubs To Go Dumpster DivingWith every passing game, every meaningless start, and with each day of inactivity, the Cubs’ future has been damaged.
Garza Won't Pitch Until After Trade Deadline The Cubs were dealt a potentially damaging blow when Matt Garza left Saturday's game after just three innings with what the team is calling "tricept cramping."
Report: Brewers GM Says Greinke Will Be Traded Ending any speculation, Brewers general manager Doug Melvin confirmed the team will, in fact, trade veteran right-hander Zack Greinke before the July 31 trade deadline.