#Dodgers activate closer Kenley Jansen, who had been out all year after foot surgery. LHP Daniel Coulombe sent to AAA.
Kenley Jansen said he'll be ready if the Dodgers choose to activate him Friday instead of Saturday as planned.
ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen, who is on the disabled list while recovering from foot surgery, allowed three runs in just 2/3 of an inning during a rehab outing Wednesday but says he's ready to return to the team. Jansen, who has been sidelined since mid-February after undergoing..." May 07
True Blue L.A. "Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen continued progressing in his rehabilitation from foot surgery, and remains on target for a mid-May return. Jansen warmed up in the Dodgers bullpen then threw on the Dodger Stadium mound, facing hitters Joc Pederson and Yasmani Grandal before Tuesday night's game..." April 29
Hardball Talk "Some promising news out of Dodgers camp … MLB.com’s Ken Gurnick reports that closer Kenley Jansen is off his crutches for good and played catch from a distance of 60 feet on Tuesday afternoon. “I was able to land on the foot and there was no pain,” said Jansen, who underwent surgery exactly..." March 18
MLB Blogs "In the “Better now than in six months” category comes the following announcement from the Dodgers’ public relations department: This morning at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, Dodger pitcher Kenley Jansen underwent surgery to remove a growth from a bone in his left foot. This was discovered when..." February 17
Kenley Jansen, #Dodgers avoid arbitration. Jansen agrees to one-year, $4.3-million deal.
Hardball Talk "Overshadowed by the bench-clearing ugliness of last night’s Dodgers-Diamondbacks game is that Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly finally decided to change closers, announcing beforehand that Kenley Jansen would replace Brandon League in the ninth inning. Jansen has always been the far superior..." June 12
MLB.com "Kenley Jansen is the new Dodgers closer. Manager Don Mattingly made the change Tuesday, one day after Brandon League blew his fourth save. League entered Monday's game in the ninth inning with the Dodgers leading the D-backs, 3-1, but allowed four runs and took the loss. Mattingly said the..." June 11