Ian Kinsler

Dodgers waiting on Kenley Jansen as Aroldis Chapman signs with Yankees

Dodgers waiting on Kenley Jansen as Aroldis Chapman signs with Yankees

At a quarter past 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dodgers General Manager Farhan Zaidi made a prediction that did not exactly classify as bold, given the languid pace of discussions this week at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center.

“I don’t necessarily see us doing anything in the next 12 hours,” he said inside his team’s suite on the final night of the winter meetings.

The lack of acquisitions, save for a reunion with starting pitcher Rich Hill, is not because of a lack of effort. But like many teams in the industry, the Dodgers were awaiting a resolution in the bidding war for the services of closers Kenley Jansen and Aroldis Chapman. One domino...

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