Ryan Dempster

Ryan Dempster #46 of the Boston Red Sox pitches in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game One of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 23, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ryan Dempster Decides Not To Play This Season, Will Forgo Over $13 Million

Pitcher Ryan Dempster has decided not to play this season – he will be placed on the restricted list and not be paid his salary of $13.25 million.

97.1 The Ticket–02/16/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 08: Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches 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)

Report: Cubs Preparing For Potential Ryan Dempster Trade By Game Time Friday

The Cubs will have a pitcher from Triple-A Iowa on hand Friday in St. Louis just in case Ryan Dempster is traded by game time, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/20/2012