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L.A. Dodgers End Win Streak, Yet Record-Setting Closer Still Dominant

At the climax of the Los Angeles Dodgers’ eight wins in nine games capped by a six-game win streak that was snapped with back-to-back losses to the Pittsburgh Pirates this weekend, L.A. had its highest winning percentage of the season. But their usually dominant pitching staff conceded a combined 14 runs in the two losses, and they’ve dropped to second in the National League...
Via The Sports Journal
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Eric Gagné Calls Kenley Jansen ‘Best Closer In Dodger History’

Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen made history on Monday night when he converted his 162nd save in a 4-1 victory over...
Via Dodger Blue
4 days ago

Video: Through the years with Kenley Jansen

Looking back, what Vin Scully had to say after Kenley Jansen’s first save on July 25, 2010 is pretty special … So Kenley Jansen has faced six batters in the Major Leagues, and he has struck out four of ’em. He comes up with his first save. An unbelievable story: The progress of a […]
Via Dodgers Insider
4 days ago

Gagné on Jansen: ‘The greatest Dodger closer ever’

Prior to Tuesday’s game and the day after Kenley Jansen broke the Dodgers’ all-time saves record, the man he surpassed, Eric Gagné, helped present the Dodger closer with a framed shadowbox that included mementos from his 162nd save. Gagné spoke briefly during the ceremony, and the phrase that rang loudest was when […]
Via Dodgers Insider
5 days ago

Kenley Jansen breaks franchise save record

Save #162. #WeLoveLA — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) June 21, 2016 With a grounder by Anthony Rendon to Justin Turner and a throw to first, Kenley Jansen closed out the Dodgers 4-1 victory over Washington tonight and set the Dodgers’ all-time saves record with the 162nd of his career. Jansen broke […]
Via Dodgers Insider
6 days ago

Jansen becomes LA's all-time saves leader

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen set the franchise record for career saves when he locked down Monday night's 4-1 win over the Nationals.
6 days ago

Clayton paves way for Jansen's record save

Kenley Jansen got the Dodgers' all-time saves record with 162 as he closed out the team's 4-1 win over the Nationals on Monday night at Dodger Stadium. Clayton Kershaw was his usual self, holding the Nationals to one run in seven innings to pick up his 11th win.
6 days ago

Dodgers' Kenley Jansen feels he hasn't been at his best

SAN FRANCISCO – There is no gray area in Kenley Jansen’s job. “We either win or we lose when I’m out there,” the Dodgers’ closer said, describing the high-wire life of closing. Saturday night was one of those occasional nights when things...
Via The OC Register
14 days ago  |  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

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