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Dodgers' struggling bullpen causes anxiety even in a 10-8 win

Dodgers' struggling bullpen causes anxiety even in a 10-8 win

With 10 runs and 15 hits Thursday, the Dodgers enjoyed their best offensive output in more than a month. Yet they still had to call on Kenley Jansen to close in the ninth inning, with first baseman Adrian Gonzalez's sprawling catch-and-tag double play saving a 10-8 win.

Such is the state of the Dodgers bullpen — even scoring 10 runs isn't enough to prevent some anxious moments in the final innings.

The bullpen hasn't had a scoreless outing in more than a week, with Joel Peralta, who gave up a tie-breaking grand slam Tuesday, allowing two hits and two runs while getting just one out Thursday. That forced Dodgers Manager...

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