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Dempster could be traded by the end of the week

Chicago Cubs v Miami Marlins

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 17: Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on April 17, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

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If the Nationals, Red Sox, Braves, Tigers, Dodgers or whoever else is interested in Ryan Dempster wants him, they need to act now:

An exec of one team talking to the #Cubs said today they’re working hard to move Ryan Dempster “by the end of the week.”

— Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) July 17, 2012

Makes sense, as he’s at the height of his trade value right now, having a 33 inning scoreless streak under his belt.