logo
Featured on 40:     Parking Bans     Storm Slideshow     Shopping Hours     40 Force: S. Hadley     Weather Discussion    
Watch ABC40 News Live!   (View)

Dempster works into 7th, Red Sox top White Sox 4-3

By HOWARD ULMAN
AP Sports Writer

Red SoxBOSTON (AP) — Ryan Dempster returned from his suspension for hitting Alex Rodriguez and pitched into the seventh inning, leading the Boston Red Sox over the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Friday night for their fifth win in six games .

David Ortiz snapped an 0-for-23 slump with a two-run single for the AL East leaders.

Dempster (7-9), penalized five games for plunking A-Rod on Aug. 18, held Chicago hitless through the first four innings. He allowed three runs and five hits in 6 1-3 innings.

Koji Uehara struck out two in the ninth for his 15th save in 18 opportunities. He worked 1 1-3 innings in his 20th straight scoreless appearance.


Comments

WGGB encourages readers to share their thoughts and engage in healthy dialogue about the issues. Comments containing personal attacks, profanity, offensive language or advertising will be removed. Please use the report comment function for any posts you feel should be reviewed. Thank you.
blog comments powered by Disqus