Ryan Dempster


The Chase Utley situation sounds like something the Cubs went through during their teardown years, a fading All-Star player using his hard-earned no-trade rights to get what he wants.


MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs are obsessed with the Boston Red Sox and have to beat the St. Louis Cardinals.


If anyone can handle the large spotlight cast upon him next season, it’s Jeff Samardzija.

At least that’s what ex-teammate Ryan Dempster thinks.


Ryan Dempster made a recruiting pitch to Jon Lester, trying to sell the elite free agent on the idea of coming to Wrigley Field and winning big in Chicago. 


The Cubs signed a free agent pitcher Friday morning...but no, it wasn't Jon Lester.