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Dodgers avoid salary arbitration with Kenley Jansen

Dodgers avoid salary arbitration with Kenley Jansen

The Dodgers settled the last of their potential arbitration cases Friday, as they signed closer Kenley Jansen to a new contract, according to a person familiar with the situation who spoke under condition of anonymity because the deal hasn’t been officially announced.

Under the terms of the one-year deal, Jansen will earn $10.65 million this year, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported.

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This marks the final year of arbitration eligibility for Jansen, who can become a free agent at the end of the season. Jansen earned $7.425 million last year, when he posted a...

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