Kenley Jansen

Los Angeles Dodgers #74 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 09/30/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 255
  • Bats/Throws: S/R
2014 Dodgers 10 0 0 1 4 0 0 8.0 12 4 4 2 4 15 4.50 2.00

On Kenley & save situations

Adding some context to Kenley Jansen's early 2014, looking at his different types of save situations this year and in 2013.

Wilson activated, Paco optioned

Brian Wilson was activated on his first day eligible to come off the DL. He'll rejoin a bullpen that now has just one left-handed pitcher, as the Dodgers optioned Paco Rodriguez to Triple-A Albuquerque.

Two days in the ravine: Dodger Stadium experience

The Dodger Stadium experience, taken in by five BYB Tiger fans.

Dodgers not worried about Jansen's struggles

Kenley Jansen has struggled in the early going, but for him that means things like giving up one run, as he did each of the last two nights against the Tigers. The Dodgers, and Jansen, aren't worried. With good reason.

Leave Kenley alone

The Dodgers' best reliever has opened each of the last two seasons as a setup man, but 2014 should be different.

Dodgers, Kenley Jansen avoid arbitration

The Dodgers have agreed to terms with their prized closer for the 2014 season.

Jansen gets $4.3 million, avoids arbitration

The Dodgers and closer Kenley Jansen agreed to a one-year, $4.3 million contract on Tuesday, avoiding an arbitration hearing that was scheduled for February 18. Jansen's deal comes in slightly above the midpoint of exchanged figures: $4.275 million.

Kenley Jansen, one of a kind

Kenley Jansen is due a big raise through salary arbitration in 2014 after his best year to date. Jansen had 18 walks in his first 31 major league innings in 2010-11. In 2013, he walked 18 batters all season in 76⅔ innings, to go with 111 strikeouts.

Rox will retire No. 17 in August

The Rockies this season will honor their franchise icon in the best way possible.

True Blue LA podcast: Salary arbitration & FanFest

Eric Stephen and Jacob Burch talk salary arbitration and Dodgers FanFest on the latest edition of the True Blue LA podcast

Jansen, Ellis exchange salary arbitration figures

If unable to bridge their respective gaps with the team, catcher A.J. Ellis and closer Kenley Jansen would have an arbitration hearing some time during the first three weeks of February.

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