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Kenley Jansen continues to grow

Young reliever, who could be a closer one day, takes another step in his development

Updated: September 29, 2010, 3:25 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

DENVER -- Unwilling to sit back and watch yet another implosion by Jonathan Broxton, and with plenty of evidence right in front of him that such an implosion might be forthcoming, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Joe Torre handed the ball to rookie right-hander Kenley Jansen with one out and a precarious-looking, two-run lead in the bottom of the eighth inning Tuesday night.

The result was a wild ride but possibly a watershed moment in the budding career of Jansen, who recorded his first four-out ...

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