News Flash: Dempster to DL
Ryan Dempster has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken toe. Carlos Zambrano will be moved up to start in tonight's game, and Kevin Hart has been called up to start Game 3.
In other news: I'm pretty sure this sucks.
I'll drop in links and updates as I see them.
Update: Steve Stone has chimed in. He says via his Twitter account that Demp could be unavailable for anywhere from four to six weeks, and that the injury is believed to be non-baseball related.
Here's the link to the spot starter article we did when Z was suspended. It's a good starting point, albeit a little outdated, to figure out the Cubs' options from Iowa if need be.