Ryan Dempster is joining MLB Network

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster, who walked away from his contract with the Boston Red Sox earlier this offseason, is joining MLB Network as a studio analyst. Dempster will make his debut on Wednesday from Wrigley Field during High Heat with Christopher Russo at 1 PM, and will also show up on Intentional Talk following the broadcast of Wednesday’s Diamondbacks-Cubs game...
Via Awful Announcing
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Ryan Dempster, Red Sox Pitcher, Joins MLB Network As Studio Analyst

Ryan Dempster may have (temporarily) hung up his cleats, but he’ll still be involved in Major League Baseball during the 2014 season. The Boston Red Sox pitcher will be joining the MLB Network as a studio analyst this season, according a tweet from the network’s PR account, and will make his debut on Wednesday when the Chicago Cubs celebrate the 100th anniversary of Wrigley...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dempster to join MLB Network

Photo from the Boston GlobeConor Frederick (@C_Frederick1016)Contributing WriterThe newest analyst at MLB is a familiar face in Red Sox Nation - one Ryan Dempster. Dempster, who was part of the 2013 championship team, stepped away from baseball before the 2014 season started to spend more time with his family, according to multiple reports from FanSided and Globe reporter Nick Cafardo...
Via RedSoxLife
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dempster Joins Buddy Millar At MLB Network

(Getty Images)Former Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster will join the on-air analytical staff of MLB Network—following in the footsteps of his longtime buddy Kevin Millar. Dempster—who spent nine seasons with the Cubs—will make his debut during the network's coverage of tomorrow's game marking the 100th Anniversary Of Wrigley Field. Dempster closed out Game One of the World...
Via FenwayNation
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Ryan Dempster wears Red Sox World Series ring to Cubs game

Ryan Dempster is taking the year off from pitching at the professional level, but he hasn’t left the game entirely. The former Boston Red Sox right-hander was spotted Thursday at Wrigley Field, the park he pitched in for nine seasons as a member of the Chicago Cubs. Anyone who knows Dempster can tell you he’s not the type for luxury boxes, so he took in the Cubs’ game...
Via NESN.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Dempster Returns For Boston Red Sox’s World Series Ring Ceremony

There was no way Ryan Dempster was going to miss the Boston Red Sox’s World Series ring ceremony at Fenway Park. Dempster, who stepped away from baseball at the beginning of spring training, on Friday returned to Fenway for the Red Sox’s home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers. Dempster said he didn’t have any sudden urges to take the mound upon returning to his old stomping...
Via NESN.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ryan Dempster purposely hits his son during batting practice

Ryan Dempster had an interesting moment with his son while pitching him batting practice. Dempster explained that no matter who’s batting they need to know it’s “his” dish. And Dempster let his young son know this the hard way by plunking the young tike in the leg following a hit up the middle. After winning the World Series last season, Dempster stated he will not pitch...
Via Sports-Kings
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Dempster to Sit Out 2014, Become League’s Best-Dressed Cheerleader

Pitchers and catchers have been in camp less than 48 hours and we already have our first casualty of the 2014 season. Ryan Dempster has announced that he’ll sit out the upcoming year to address neck pain that has been making it increasingly difficult to pitch. Signed to a two year deal in 2012, the Dempster gave us pretty much what we expected last season, if not a little less...
Via Surviving Grady
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Dempster chooses to sit out 2014 season

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster is taking the 2014 season off, citing physical reasons and a desire to spent more time with his kids. The 36-year old Dempster, who turns 37 in May, is expected to be placed on the restricted list by Boston, meaning that they won't be on the hook for his $13.25 million salary in 2014. This creates an interesting situation for the...
Via The Outside Corner
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox Pitcher Ryan Dempster Announces He Will Not Pitch in 2014

At a press conference earlier today, Red Sox swing man pitcher Ryan Dempster announced he will not be pitching in 2014. He didn't call it a career though, and said he would be open to the idea of pitching again in 2015, an idea which seems far-fetched. Dempster, 36, was scheduled to earn $13.25 million this season but was battling to earn a roster spot which seemed unlikely...
Via CLNS Radio
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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