Ryan Dempster

Ryan Dempster. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dempster In No Rush To Approve Trade

Ryan Dempster is in no hurry to approve a trade.

670 The Score–07/24/2012

Starter Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on July 20, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dempster Denies Trade To Braves

Multiple outlets are reporting the Cubs have traded Ryan Dempster to the Braves.

670 The Score–07/23/2012

Ryan Dempster. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Gammons Breaks Down Trade Deadline

With rumors beginning to swirl, The Mully and Hanley Show spoke with MLB Network’s Peter Gammons to get the inside scoop.

670 The Score–07/20/2012

Alfonso Soriano # #12 of the Chicago Cubs hits against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field on July 14, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Dempster Ties Shutout Record, Cubs Beat Diamondbacks 4-1

Ryan Dempster tied the Cubs’ record with a 33-inning scoreless streak, pitching six solid frames and leading Chicago over the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 on Saturday.


Ryan Dempster. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Heyman: Dodgers Interested In Dempster, Garza

The Los Angeles Dodgers have interest in both Ryan Dempster and Matt Garza, according to CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

A fan of the Chicago Cubs wearing a Kerry Wood #34 jersey sits next to a fan of the Chicago White Sox wearing a Jim Thome #25 jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hanley: No Tears For Shortened Crosstown Classic

No tears here, not with the news that the Cubs-Sox series — or Sox-Cubs series for our South Side faithful — is getting a haircut starting next year.

670 The Score–07/10/2012

White Sox center fielder Alejandro De Aza greets third baseman Kevin Youkilis at home plate after Youkilis hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Texas Rangers on July 3, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Finfer: White Sox Will Remain Unpredictable In 2nd Half

Let’s hope the Mayans are just as inept in the art of prognostication as baseball observers.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

Chicago Cubs starter Ryan Dempster piches in the first inning against the New York Mets at CitiField on July 8, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Dempster Runs Scoreless Streak To 27 In Cubs’ Win

Ryan Dempster is too busy watching “Swamp People” to see the stories about him being possible trade bait. He’s pitching too well, though, to know that he might be in another uniform by the end of the month.


Ryan Dempster. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dempster To Come Off DL, Start Sunday For Cubs

The right-hander has been on the disabled list since June 18 because of a tight muscle in his back.


Ryan Dempster. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Send Dempster To Disabled List

The Cubs have placed right-handed pitcher Ryan Dempster on the disabled list.

670 The Score–06/18/2012

Ryan Dempster. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Dempster Dominates, Cubs Blank Red Sox

Ryan Dempster pitched four-hit ball over seven shutout innings, and the Chicago Cubs hung on to beat team president Theo Epstein’s former club, topping the struggling Boston Red Sox 3-0 on Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

A fan of the Chicago Cubs wearing a Kerry Wood #34 jersey sits next to a fan of the Chicago White Sox wearing a Jim Thome #25 jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Southside Vs. Northside

A.J. Pierzynski and Ryan Dempster have made it known which side they rep.

670 The Score–06/15/2012

Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits a double against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of an interleague game on June 10, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Dempster Leads Cubs To 8-2 Win Over Twins

Ryan Dempster further raised his trade value with eight shutout innings, pitching the Chicago Cubs past the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Sunday.


Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on June 5, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Dempster Wins First Game This Year, Cubs Rout Brewers 10-0

Ryan Dempster earned his first win since last August, throwing seven innings of three-hit ball as the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 on Tuesday night.


Matt Garza

Report: Yankees, Red Sox Interested In Garza

The New York Yankees need starting pitching depth and they are interested in the Cubs’ Matt Garza.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Ryan Dempster

Kasper: ‘Surprised’ If Dempster Finishes Season With Cubs

As Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer work to improve the Cubs’ farm system, valuable Major League players may be traded for prospects.

670 The Score–05/29/2012

Joe Mather. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

Bernstein: It’s Ok That The Cubs Are Really Bad

Consuming Cubs baseball is simply unhealthy right now, if it matters to you.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2012

Kerry Wood. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Kerry Wood Retires After One Last Strikeout

Veteran Cubs right-hander Kerry Wood will announce his retirement from baseball today.

670 The Score–05/18/2012

Ryan Dempster. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Best Pitchers In The National League

The days of inflated home run totals and offensive power statistics appear well behind us, as a 2.01 ERA in the National League is currently good for tenth place among starters with 30 IP or more.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2012

Atlanta Braves right fielder Jason Heyward scores a run as Chicago Cubs catcher Geovany Soto waits for the throw in the fifth inning on May 8, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Wood Gives Up Game Winning Runs, Cubs Fall To Braves 3-1

Dan Uggla hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Tuesday night.