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The Dodgers' Andre Ethier slides safely into third base with a second-inning triple Saturday night as Los Angeles took a 7-4 win over the New York Mets at Dodger Stadium. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Has 5 RBIs As Dodgers Down Mets, 7-4

Adrian Gonzalez tied a season best with five RBIs, including a go-ahead, three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 7-4 Saturday night.

08/23/2014

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Dodgers Honor Tony Gwynn; Kenley Jansen Blows Save After Giving Up 3 Runs To Padres In 9th

Everth Cabrera’s sacrifice fly capped San Diego’s three-run ninth inning that gave the Padres a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

06/20/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants after scoring his run to take a 6-4 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 10th inning at Dodger Stadium on May 11, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Giants Top Dodgers 7-4 After Jansen Falters In 10th

Pablo Sandoval and Hector Sanchez hit RBI singles with the bases loaded in the 10th inning after San Francisco closer Sergio Romo gave up a tying homer in the ninth to Hanley Ramirez, and the Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-4 on Sunday.

05/11/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014

Kenley Jansen #74 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Three of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Jansen, Dodgers Avoid Arbitration On $4.3 Million, 1-Year Deal

Pitcher Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers agreed Tuesday on a $4.3 million, one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.

02/11/2014

Manager Don Mattingly #8 of the Los Angeles Dodgers heads back to the dugout after making a pitching change against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on May 19, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Mattingly Not Blaming Bullpen After Sweep In Atlanta

Ramiro Pena had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in a four-run eighth inning, Jordan Schafer drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves rallied against the Los Angeles Dodgers’ beleaguered bullpen for a 5-2 victory on a rain-soaked Sunday.

05/19/2013

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Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen Respected As One Of Majors’ Best Relievers

If Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.

03/27/2013

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Closer Jansen Likely To Return Mid-September; Mattingly Not Optimistic On Billinglsey

Think Blue analyst Eric Karros reports Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen, who was hospitalized with heart problems, will continue to take blood thinners and is likely to return to the Dodgers mid-September.

09/04/2012

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Jansen Has Recurring Heart Problems, In Danger Of Missing Rest Of Season

The Dodges bullpen trouble could be getting worse and worse. Dodgers’ closer Kenley Jansen was held out of today’s game in Colorado due to his heart conditions, according to LA Times.

08/29/2012

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Jansen In, Guerra Out As Dodgers Closer

Don Mattingly announced on Monday that Javy Guerra has been removed as the Dodgers closer and replaced by Kenley Jansen.

05/07/2012

Oakland Athletics v Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers’ Stauffer, Jansen Pitch Scoreless Innings Against

Tim Stauffer pitched three-hit ball for six innings and had a two-run single, leading the San Diego Padres to a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday for their fifth straight win.

03/21/2012

Los Angeles Dodgers v Arizona Diamondbacks

Dodgers Hoping For Encore From Javy Guerra

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly is hoping Javy Guerra can build on his strong rookie season.

03/02/2012

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Mattingly Confident In Dodgers Bullpen

Javy Guerra worked as a closer in the minor leagues and showed last season he is perfectly comfortable with the pressure-packed ninth inning and recording the final three outs. Kenley Jansen is more than willing to pitch whenever his name is called, too.

02/24/2012

Colorado Rockies v Los Angeles Dodgers

Kenley Jansen Having Record Season

Lost in the Clayton Kerhaw and Matt Kemp Triple-Crown talk has been the dominant season by Dodgers reliever Kenley Jansen.

09/27/2011

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Kenley Jansen Nearing A Return For Dodgers

The injury plagued bullpen that has haunted the Dodgers all season long may be getting a boost in the coming days with the expected return of flame-thrower Kenley Jansen.

06/14/2011

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