Cockcroft: Dempster out as Cubs' closer
What's been going on around the National League in the past week? Tristan H. Cockcroft takes a quick-hitting look at the news and notes for each of the 16 NL teams:
National League East
Atlanta Braves: The Braves avoided a real scare after Bob Wickman returned to Atlanta from New York last Thursday to undergo an MRI on his sore forearm. The exam revealed no damage, and the right-hander returned to his closer's role Saturday, pitching a scoreless inning to notch the save. Wickman ...
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