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Los Angeles Dodgers’ ace gets 100th career win

It was a pretty mediocre week for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The team finished 4-3 against the Miami Marlins and last-place Colorado Rockies. They were only able to muster two wins in four games against the lowly Rockies. It didn’t matter too much; the Dodgers are still 4.5 games ahead of San Francisco for first in the National League West. They are the third-best team in baseball...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenley Jensen is Back!

The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to roll and they got their closer back last night. Kenley Jansen has missed the first part of the season after undergoing surgery to remove a growth in a bone but he came back Friday night and he looked great!Jansen pitched a scoreless 8th inning, and did so by striking out 4 batters. It only took him 14 pitches to do so.It won't be long before the...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies @ Dodgers May 15, 2015: KENLEY

KENLEY. Today, the Dodgers activated Kenley Jansen and sent Daniel Coulombe back to Oklahoma City, which is a sentence I should probably just save because it will be used 20 more times this season. Rockies Dodgers 7:10 p.m. Los Angeles, Ca. LF Blackmon CF Pederson SS Tulowitzki SS Rollins 3B Arenado ...
Via Dodgers Digest
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers reinstate closer Kenley Jansen from 15-day DL

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Dodgers have reinstated closer Kenley Jansen from the 15-day disabled list. He missed the first 34 games of the season after having surgery to remove a growth from a bone in his left foot on Feb. 17. Jansen pitched in six rehab games for Single-A Rancho Cucamonga, going 0-1 with a 5.06 ERA, and striking out eight and walking one. He last pitched for the Quakes...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenley Jansen’s Return this Weekend Would Come at Perfect Time for Dodgers

Kenley Jansen #74 of the Los Angeles Dodgers closes in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Mandatory Credit: Harry How/Getty Images) Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen is expected to be activated this weekend after successfully completing six...
Via The Sports Journal
18 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Dodgers' Jansen just about ready

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen, who has been on the DL all season due to a broken foot, pitched back-to-back rehab games on Saturday and Sunday. According to the Los Angeles Daily News, Jansen had said he planned to make six rehab appearances, and the weekend games were his fourth and fifth. However, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Sunday that he's "not sure that (Jansen) is finished...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenley Jansen may start the year on the DL after foot surgery

The Dodgers got some bad news on Tuesday – closer Kenley Jansen is expected to miss 8-12 weeks following foot surgery. That timetable puts his return, at the earliest, a week into the 2015 season. Here’s the official press release from the club via Dodger Thoughts. This morning at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, Dodger pitcher Kenley Jansen underwent surgery to remove a growth...
Via The Outside Corner
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers trade rumors: Bullpen edition

One “Los Angeles” baseball team made a splash this week, acquiring two solid relief pitchers to fix their bullpen issues. Unfortunately, it wasn’t the one that actually plays in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim made their first dent in the trade market early on, when they traded struggling former closer Ernesto Frieri to the Pirates for their struggling former...
July 08, 2014  |  1 Comment

Kenley Jansen Is Suddenly The Worst Closer In Baseball, Or Something

Oddly — or, I don’t know, maybe it’s not — the tenor of discussion following last night’s extra-inning loss is less about Brandon League being terrible than it is about Kenley Jansen being unable to hold onto a 2-1 lead in the ninth inning. For clarity, here’s what Jansen did. He struck out Hector Sanchez on four pitches. Then, he got Angel Pagan to hit a grounder...
Via Dodgers Digest
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers sign Kenley Jansen to $4.3 million deal, avoid arbitration

And just like that, all is right in Dodger camp. Word came down on Tuesday the Dodgers and Kenley Jansen agreed to a 1-year, $4.3 million deal that allows the two sides to avoid arbitration. Jansen had asked for $5.05 million, while the Dodgers offered $3.5 million. The midpoint was $4.275 million, which is a “win” for Jansen. Jansen’s arbitration hearing had been scheduled...
Via Dodgers Digest
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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