Harris: Cubs Rotation In Question Following Dempster TradeRyan Dempster's trip to Arlington, Texas has opened doors and spots in the Cubs rotation this weekend and early next week.
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.
Burnett Takes No-Hitter Into 8th, Blanks Cubs 5-0A.J. Burnett took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Neil Walker drove in five runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago 5-0 after the Cubs traded ace Ryan Dempster on Tuesday.
Rangers Get Dempster The Ryan Dempster trade circus is reportedly nearing its end.
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.
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.
Baffoe: The Unfortunate Case Of Ryan DempsterWhat has been quite unexpected in the Cubs quest to get as much in return for Dempster as possible is the Cubs starter going from affable in the process to difficult to downright sabotaging.
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."
Amid Trade Rumors, Dempster, Cubs Fall To PiratesKevin Correia, in jeopardy of losing his spot in Pittsburgh's crowded starting rotation, pitched six effective innings Wednesday and Garrett Jones hit a tiebreaking double to lead the Pirates to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
Braves Have Reportedly 'Moved On' From Dempster TradeAccording to a report, the Braves have made Ryan Dempster's decision for him: they're moving on.
Dempster In No Rush To Approve Trade Ryan Dempster is in no hurry to approve a trade.
Dempster Denies Trade To BravesMultiple outlets are reporting the Cubs have traded Ryan Dempster to the Braves.
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.
Dempster Ties Shutout Record, Cubs Beat Diamondbacks 4-1Ryan 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.