Ryan Dempster heads to bullpen

Updated: September 21, 2013, 12:55 AM ET
By Tony Lee | Special to ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox manager John Farrell said Friday that right-hander Ryan Dempster will work out of the bullpen for the remainder of the regular season as the team gears up for a smaller rotation in the postseason.

Dempster was in line to start one of the two games in the team's upcoming series in Colorado but will instead use the time to prepare for a role he held for four years earlier in his career.

"Had a chance to meet with him yesterday and walk through ...

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