Clayton Kershaw struck out a season-high 14 in eight shutout innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Washington Nationals 4-2 to earn a split of the two games decided Saturday.
Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen has been cleared by the team’s medical staff to pitch, a day after he says the altitude in Denver affected him.
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.
Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen has undergone surgery to remove a growth from a bone in his left foot and will miss the start of the regular season.
Infielder Darwin Barney has agreed to a $2,525,000, one-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers that avoided salary arbitration.
Brian Wilson (2-3) got three outs for the victory and Jansen pitched a scoreless ninth.
Dan Haren pitched well on two extra days of rest, Matt Kemp homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 Friday night.
Adam LaRoche came off the bench in the ninth inning and drove in five runs, including a tying homer and later a go-ahead grounder in the 14th that sent the Washington Nationals to a wild 8-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.
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.
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.
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.
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Pitcher Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers agreed Tuesday on a $4.3 million, one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.
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.
If Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.