Jul 27, 2011, 4:31pm PDT
October 23, 2012
Kenley Jansen has heart surgery, out three months
Surgery to resolve an irregular heartbeat that cost the Dodgers' closer portions of the past two seasons will shelve the right hander for three months.
October 16, 2012
Kenley Jansen talks to Yahoo! Sports
The Dodgers closer sat down with Yahoo! sports to talk about his pending heart procedure, his transition to pitching, and helping his native Curacao.
September 13, 2012
Jansen, Elbert close to returning; Lilly, not so
As the Dodgers prepare to open a four-game series with the Cardinals, a trio of sidelined pitchers are trying to make their way back. Here is an update on the progress of Kenley Jansen, Scott Elbert, and Ted Lilly.
September 4, 2012
Jansen to return in September, might have surgery
The Dodgers got what manager Don Mattingly called "middle news" on Kenley Jansen today, neither good nor bad. The reliever will likely have surgery after the season to correct his irregular heartbeat, but also plans to pitch again for the Dodgers thi
August 29, 2012
Kenley Jansen Out With Heart Problem
The Dodgers held a two-run lead entering the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday at Coors Field, but Ronald Belisario remained in the game to pitch with closer Kenley Jansen nowhere to be found. Now we know why, as the Dodgers closer was unavailable
March 9, 2012
Jansen examined for irregular heartbeat, cleared
Dodgers reliever Kenley Jansen was sent to the hospital with a recurrence of an irregular heartbeat, the team announced Friday morning. Jansen, who missed a month last season after being hospitalized with an irregular heartbeat and the subsequent taking of blood thinning medication, complained of shortness of breath Thursday night and had heart palpitations, described as "fluttering."
July 29, 2011
Jansen placed on DL with irregular heartbeat
The good news is that Kenley Jansen is out of the hospital after spending two nights for observation with an irregular heartbeat. The bad news is that the Dodgers placed the relief pitcher on the 15-day disabled list today. To take Jansen's place on the roster, the Dodgers have recalled Josh Lindblom from Double A Chattanooga.
July 27, 2011
Jansen hospitalized with irregular heartbeat
Since returning from the disabled list, Kenley Jansen has been completely dominant, with 16 scoreless innings and striking out everyone in sight. However, after earning the save in last night's win over the Rockies, Jansen was hospitalized with an irregular heartbeat