Should Vicente Padilla be L.A.'s closer?

Updated: April 27, 2011, 7:53 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

MIAMI -- One day after insisting Jonathan Broxton was still his closer, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly insisted Broxton was still his closer. In between those two insistences, though, a funny thing happened.

On an afternoon when Broxton would seem to have been well rested, Mattingly called on someone else to get the final three outs of a 5-4, 10-inning win over the Marlins before 16,523 at what, for this week anyway, is being called Sun Life Stadium.

Next year, the ...

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