Koji Uehara closed the door on the Cardinals in Game 4 of the World Series on Sunday, preserving a two-run advantage and evening the series at two games apiece.
Red Sox skipper John Farrell said Sunday that Koji Uehara is available for more than an inning of work if necessary during Game 4 of the World Series.
Koji Uehara once again slammed the door on the Tigers in the ninth inning on Saturday, and afterwards was named ALCS MVP for his dominance in the series.
Koji Uehara could again be used for more than an inning during Game 6 of the ALCS on Saturday.
Koji Uehara struck out two while recording the final four outs of the game in Tuesday's victory over the Tigers.
Red Sox manger John Farrell indicated Saturday that Koji Uehara would be available to get more than three outs if needed in Game 2 of the ALDS on Saturday.
Koji Uehara was called upon to record the final five outs against the Blue Jays on Friday, securing his 20th save of the season in the process.
With a perfect inning in Friday's victory over the Yankees, Koji Uehara has now retired each of the last 27 hitters that he's faced.
Koji Uehara retired all three White Sox' batters he faced in the ninth inning on Sunday, earning his 16th save of the season.
Koji Uehara's $4.25 million option for 2014 vested with his 55th appearance Tuesday.
Koji Uehara's $4.25 million option for the 2014 season will vest after one more relief appearance.
Koji Uehara retired all three Yankees he faced in the ninth inning on Friday, earning his ninth save of the season.
Koji Uehara nailed down his seventh save of the season with a perfect 10th inning in Thursday's win over the Mariners.
Koji Uehara blew his first save since taking over as the Red Sox' closer Sunday, allowing a game-tying solo homer to Jose Bautista in the ninth inning.