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46 Ryan Dempster SP
Height/Weight: 6-2/215 | Birthdate: 5/3/1977 | Birthplace: Gibsons, B.C., CAN | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Boston | College: No College | MLB Experience: 16 | Salary: $13,250,000 | Owned/Started%: 0/0 | Average Draft Position: 474.83
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Ryan Dempster placed on restricted list


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/23/2014) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster has been placed on the restricted list.

Dempster announced a few weeks ago that he would sit out the 2014 season. He made it clear that he's not retiring, but that he does not intend to pitch this year. Dempster posted a 4.57 ERA in 171 1/3 innings.


Report: Ryan Dempster likely to hit restricted list


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/21/2014) The Red Sox will likely place pitcher Ryan Dempster on the restricted list, according to WEEI. 

Dempster informed the club he would not pitch this season, though he's not officially retiring. The team would move Dempster to the restricted list once Chris Capuano passes his physical and officially joins the active roster. 

Dempster put up a 4.57 ERA in 171 1/3 innings last season.


Neck issues played into Ryan Dempster's decision


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/16/2014) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster said neck issues played into his decision to sit out the 2014 season, according to WEEI. 

Dempster initially cited physical reasons as part of his decision to miss the year. On top of that, Dempster wants to spend time with his family, and said he was not ready for spring training. Dempster will not receive his $13.25 million salary this year.

He posted a 4.57 ERA in 171 1/3 innings last season.


Report: Ryan Dempster will not pitch in 2014


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/16/2014) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster will not pitch in 2014, according to FoxSports.com.

Dempster will not pitch due to "physical reasons." He also wants to spend more time with his kids. Dempster signed a two-year, $26.5 million deal with the club last offseason. The 36-year-old posted a 4.57 ERA in 171 1/3 innings last year. The team will place Dempster on the restricted list. They will not have to pay his $13.25 million salary. 


Ryan Dempster sews up Game 1 win with relief appearance


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(10/23/2013) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster closed the door on Game 1 of the World Series Wednesday, giving up a solo home run to Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday but finishing things out as the Red Sox took a 1-0 lead with an 8-1 win.

Dempster, who made 29 starts and three relief appearances during the regular season, pitched one scoreless inning in each of his team's first two rounds this postseason before giving up one earned run on two hits and adding a strikeout in the Game 1 win.


Ryan Dempster moved to the bullpen


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(9/20/2013) The Red Sox have moved pitcher Ryan Dempster to the bullpen, the Boston Herald reports. Dempster posted a brutal 4.64 ERA with 156 strikeouts but 78 walks over 168 2/3 innings as a starter.

Ryan Dempster stays sharp in no-decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/17/2013) Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster tossed a quality start but failed to factor into the decision Tuesday night against the Orioles. The right-hander surrendered two runs on three hits and four walks while striking out five over six innings of a 3-2 defeat.

Dempster has permitted three earned runs over his last 11 innings pitched. He is scheduled to make his next start at home Sunday against Toronto. He is 1-1 with a 3.86 ERA in four starts against the Blue Jays this season.

Ryan Dempster settles for no-decision


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/11/2013) Boston starting pitcher Ryan Dempster took a no-decision Wednesday night in Tampa Bay. Dempster kept the runs to a minimum, but couldn't go deep enough into the game.

Dempster lasted just five innings as he needed 106 pitches to go that distance. He allowed just one earned run on four hits and five walks over his time on the mound. Dempster struck out seven batters as his ERA is now at 4.70.

The veteran had won his previous two outings but has not been consistent down the stretch for Boston. Dempster next takes the mound for the Red Sox on Tuesday to begin a series at home against Baltimore.

Ryan Dempster earns eighth win


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(9/4/2013) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster moved to 8-9 on the back of 20 runs of support in his team's 20-4 win over the Tigers Wednesday. He surrendered four earned runs on six hits and two walks while striking out seven in six innings.

Dempster has won back-to-back starts since coming off his suspension. He owns a 4.79 ERA, 1.45 WHIP and 144:69 K:BB ratio going into Tuesday's matchup with the Rays.


Ryan Dempster strikes out five in win


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2013) Making his first start since being suspended for throwing at Alex Rodriguez, Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster gave up three earned runs on five hits and three walks while striking out five in 6 1/3 innings in his team's 4-3 win over the White Sox Friday.

Dempster, who moved to 7-9 in the victory, earned just his second win since June 25. He takes a 4.75 ERA, 1.46 WHIP and 137:67 K:BB ratio into Wednesday's matchup with the Tigers.


Ryan Dempster could lose rotation spot


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(8/25/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster could be demoted from the starting rotation once Clay Buccholz returns, the Boston Herald reports. Boston has yet to decide which starter will lose their spot. 

Dempster has struggled of late for Boston. He's gone 0-1 over four starts in August with a 7.40 ERA and .299 batting average against. 


Ryan Dempster starting next Friday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/21/2013) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster will make his next start next Friday against the White Sox.

Dempster will serve his five-game suspension. He was slated to start August 27 start against the Orioles, but has been pushed back. Dempster has a 4.77 ERA in 145 1/3 innings. 


Ryan Dempster to begin serving suspension


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(8/20/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster, who was suspended five games for beaning Alex Rodriguez with a pitch, will not appeal his suspension, the Boston Herald reports Tuesday. The suspension begins immediately. 

Dempster, who has allowed 20 earned runs combined over his last four starts (24 1/3 innings), is 6-9 on the season with a 4.77 ERA and 132 strikeouts over 145 1/3 innings pitched. Due to the suspension, his next start is likely to come Tuesday against Baltimore, though that has not been officially announced. 


Ryan Dempster suspended for 'intentionally throwing' at A-Rod


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(8/20/2013) MLB announced Tuesday Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster was suspended five games and fined "for intentionally throwing" at Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez during Sunday's game. It's not yet known if Dempster will appeal his suspension.

Ryan Dempster drills A-Rod, hit hard in loss to Yanks


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/19/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster (6-9) endured a rough outing and was nearly ejected as he suffered his ninth loss of the season Sunday night against the Yankees.

Dempster threw at Alex Rodriguez in three straight pitches before drilling him on the fourth pitch the second inning. Home-plate umpire Brian O'Nora issued a warning for both benches, which sparked the ejection of Yankees manager Joe Girardi. Somehow, Dempster remained in the game and was not tossed. The right-hander allowed seven runs on nine hits and one walk while striking out three over 5 1/3 innings of a 9-6 defeat. 

Dempster has allowed 20 earned runs combined over his last four starts (24 1/3 innings). He is scheduled to make his next start against the Dodgers in Los Angeles. He is 2-2 with a 4.38 ERA in nine starts away from Fenway Park.


Ryan Dempster solid in no-decision


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(8/13/2013) Boston starter Ryan Dempster entered Tuesday's start at Toronto with a 6-0 record and 3.12 ERA over nine career major league starts in Canada. He lowered the ERA after his outing, though his record remained the same.

Dempster gave up just one earned run on four hits and two walks over seven dazzling innings but took a no-decision after Junichi Tazawa allowed a game-tying solo homer after the starter left. Dempster threw 88 pitches and struck out four, his ERA lowering to 4.50 on the year.

Dempster's record remains 6-8 for Boston as he rebounded from allowing 12 runs over 12 innings in his previous two outings combined. Dempster next takes the hill for the Red Sox in an important start at home against the Yankees Sunday.

Ryan Dempster with another poor outing


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(8/7/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster didn't have his best performance Wednesday night in Houston. In the end, the veteran starter benefitted from a poor Astros bullpen as he took a no-decision.

Dempster managed to keep his record at 6-8 on the season as Houston closer Josh Fields allowed a three-run homer to Stephen Drew in the bottom of the ninth for a Boston lead. The Red Sox starter moved his ERA to 4.67 as he allowed five earned runs on seven hits and no walks over six innings. He struck out seven, but was hurt by a Robbie Grossman two-run homer in the third. He threw 92 pitches on the outing.

The 36-year-old has now given up 12 earned runs over his first two outings in August spanning 12 innings. While that isn't very good, he still hasn't lost since June 19. Dempster next takes the mound for the Red Sox on Tuesday at Toronto.

Ryan Dempster surrenders seven runs in no-decision


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2013) Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster escaped a loss thanks to some ninth-inning heroics after giving up seven earned runs on nine hits and five walks while striking out six in six innings in his team's 8-7 win over the Mariners.

Dempster's seven earned runs were a season worst and caused his ERA to jump from 4.24 to 4.54. He takes a 6-8 record and 1.50 WHIP into Tuesday's start against the Astros.


Ryan Dempster collects sixth win


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/27/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster (6-8) bounced back with a solid outing as he earned his sixth win of the season Saturday night against the Orioles at Camden Yards. The right-hander yielded two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out four over 5 1/3 innings pitched in a 7-3 win.

Dempster has not lost a decision since June 19. He is 2-0 with a 4.26 ERA over his last six starts. He is scheduled to make his next start Thursday at home against Seattle. He is 4-6 with a 4.14 ERA in 14 starts at Fenway Park this season.

Red Sox reshuffle rotation


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/25/2013) The Red Sox reshuffled their rotation after Thursday's rainout against the Rays, WEEI radio in Boston reports. Ryan Dempster will start the second game of a three-game series against the Orioles and Jon Lester will take the mound during the series finale on Sunday. Felix Doubront will pitch Monday's rescheduled game against the Rays at Fenway Park.

Ryan Dempster not at his best vs. Yankees


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/22/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster endured some command issues as he failed to factor in the decision Sunday night against the Yankees. The right-hander permitted five runs -- three earned -- on six hits and four walks while striking out four over 5 1/3 innings.

Dempster owns a 4.87 ERA in his last four starts and has not won a decision since June 25. He is scheduled to make his next start Friday at Baltimore. He is 0-1 with a 2.13 ERA in two starts against the Orioles this season.


Red Sox shuffle rotation for Sunday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/20/2013) The Red Sox announced a change to their rotation Saturday, as Ryan Dempster has been pushed up to pitch Sunday's series finale against the Yankees. That move bumps Jon Lester, the original starter for Sunday, back to Tuesday against the Rays.

The team has yet to announce who will start Monday, but Brandon Workman was initially scheduled to start Tuesday, so he could move up a day. 


Ryan Dempster roughed up in no-decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8:07 pm ET) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster escaped with a no-decision Thursday afternoon against the Mariners at Safeco Field despite surrendering four runs in the second inning, including a solo home run to Kyle Seager and a two-run single to Eric Chavez.

The right-hander yielded seven runs -- four earned -- on nine hits and a walk while striking out four over 3 1/3 innings of an 8-7 win in extras.

Dempster is 1-3 with a 3.89 ERA over his last six starts. He's not scheduled to pitch again until after the All-Star break. He's 5-8 with a 4.24 ERA and a 1.43 WHIP at the unofficial halfway point of the season.


Ryan Dempster stays sharp in win over Angels


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/7/2013) Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster tossed a quality start but was not backed by the bullpen in the ninth inning as he recived a no-decision Saturday night against the Angels.

Dempster (6-8) allowed home runs to Howie Kendrick and Mike Trout. The right-hander yielded three runs -- two earned -- on seven hits and two walks while striking out four over 6 1/3 innings pitched. The bullpen coughed up a four-run lead in the ninth, forcing his first no-decision since May 18.

Dempster has allowed two earned runs or less in four of his last five starts. He is scheduled to make his next start Thursday at at Seattle. He is 1-2 with a 3.94 ERA in five starts away from Fenway Park.

Ryan Dempster keeps Red Sox in game


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2013) Boston starter Ryan Dempster wasn't as economical as he could have been Sunday at home against the Blue Jays. In the end, Boston won 5-4.

Dempster settled for a no-decision as he kept the Red Sox in the game through 5 1/3 innings. He allowed two earned runs on seven hits and three walks over 96 pitches. Dempster struck out two batters and his ERA is 4.11 on the year. 

Dempster's record remains 5-8, though he's allowed three earned runs and has gone at least five innings in seven consecutive starts. Dempster will make his next scheduled start Friday in Anaheim against the Angels.