From the Wire … Dempster to the DL

According to a report from the Sun-Times, the Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the 15-day DL with a fractured right big toe. No time table on how long Dempster will be out.

Kevin Hart was recalled from Triple-A Iowa just a day after being optioned down in favor of Angel Guzman.

Carlos Zambrano will start on short rest Tuesday night against the Braves.

Updated – 4:29pm C.T.Kevin Hart will start Wednesday afternoon against the Braves … and additional information.

The Cubs have not released how Dempster broke his toe.

Will update if more information is made available …

Update 4:29pm C.T. – According to the Sun-Times, Ryan Dempster will be x-rayed in two weeks with the next step expected then … this could end up being a four to six week stint on the disabled list according to some reports.

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