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Daily Dodger in review: Kenley Jansen dominates in second half
Daily Dodger in review: Kenley Jansen dominates in second half

KENLEY JANSEN, 27, closer. Final 2014 stats: 44 saves in 49 opportunities, 2.76 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, 2-3 record, 13.9 strikeouts per nine innings and a .224 opponent batting average. Contract status: Arbitration eligible. The good: In his first full season as the closer, his 44 saves tied for fifth-highest in the majors. Right-handed batters hit just .169 against him, with a .292 slugging percentage. Had 22 saves at home and 22 on the road. Pitched in 68 games, with a 1.35 ERA in his last 35 appearances. No irregular heartbeat issues. The bad: It’s all relative, but he had what for him was a semi-rough stretch from April 8 to June 20, going 0-3 with a 4.91 ERA. It’s why his...

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