Kenley Jansen RUMORS & NEWS

  • After 112 batters and 51 strikeouts, Dodgers' Jansen issues first walk of 2017

    CBS Sports "The Dodgers came back against the Rockies (LAD 12, COL 6) on Sunday to earn their 10th consecutive win. Colorado setup man Adam Ottavino melted down spectacularly in the game. The most unlikely thing about the game was not Ottavino uncorking four wild pitches in one inning. It was Dodgers..." June 26

  • Kenley Jansen still hasn’t walked a batter this season

    Hardball Talk "Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen notched his 11th save of the season — and the 200th of his career — with a scoreless ninth inning during Sunday’s 9-7 victory over the Reds. He struck out one and, as usual, he did not walk a batter. Jansen, 29, has now pitched 26 1/3 innings on the season, racking..." June 12

  • Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen sets MLB record for strikeouts without a walk

    Sporting News "After Brewers closer Corey Knebel blew a save to spoil a stellar outing by Jimmy Nelson, Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen was put in a position to set a new MLB record. Jansen worked the final two innings of the Dodgers' 2-1 victory and struck out four batters to get the win in the 12-inning affair..." June 04

  • Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen sets MLB record for strikeouts without a walk

    Sporting News "After Brewers closer Corey Knebel blew a save to spoil a stellar outing by Jimmy Nelson, Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen was put in a position to set a new MLB record. Jansen worked the final two innings of the Dodgers' 2-1 victory and struck out four batters to get the win in the 12-inning affair..." June 03

  • Kenley Jansen says he'll pitch for Netherlands in next round of World Baseball Classic

    CBS Sports "Japan and the Netherlands have already qualified for the four-team, single-elimination championship round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic ( scores, schedule, standings ) that starts March 20 in Dodger Stadium. That’s good news for the upstart Dutch, of course. Here’s more good news ......" March 16

  • Dodgers' Kenley Jansen leaving door open to WBC

    Orange County Register "Picture Kenley Jansen dressed in black and orange standing on the pitcher’s mound at Dodger Stadium to close out a game. “Imagine that,” Jansen said with a laugh. “Hey, Dodgers fans – it’s my country. How awesome would that be?” Team Netherlands – which includes Jansen’s native Curacao –..." March 08

  • Kenley Jansen turns down record deal to stay with Dodgers

    USA Today "Even as they were starting to build their current stretch of four consecutive NL West titles, the Los Angeles Dodgers were dogged by reports that they had a toxic clubhouse mix. That was one of the issues president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman wanted to address when he joined the club..." February 16