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After months of defending him, Dave Roberts said Kimbrel will be used in different innings and different situations over the final two weeks of the regular season, with no specific pitcher taking the ninth-inning role.
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In April, the Los Angeles Dodgers traded for Craig Kimbrel to help solidify the back of their bullpen after long-time closer Kenley Jansen departed in the offseason. Unfortunately for the Dodgers, Kimbrel has been flat-out terrible.
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Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts got brutally honest on the struggling Craig Kimbrel and his future as the team's closer.
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The Dodgers activated closer Craig Kimbrel from paternity leave after the birth of his son, and pitcher Mitch White was optioned.
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Victor Caratini hit a two-run single off Dodgers closer Craig Kimbrel in the 11th inning, rallying the Milwaukee Brewers over Los Angeles 5-4.
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CHICAGO — Seeing AJ Pollock in the black and white of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts called it “a tough day” this spring when the Dodgers traded the popular Pollock for closer Craig Kimbrel.
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Victor Caratini hit a two-run single off closer Craig Kimbrel in the 11th inning, rallying the Brewers over the Dodgers 5-4 on Tuesday in Milwaukee.
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Alex Bregman homered twice to help the Houston Astros score 21 runs against the Chicago White Sox, tied for the second-most runs in team history.
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Trouble started in the third inning, when a leadoff walk to Sergio Alcantra snowballed into a two-run inning for Arizona fueled by a single for Dalton Varsho and back-to-back doubles from Stone Garrett and Josh Rojas.
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The Cardinals are the first team in MLB history to have a player at least 40 years old hit a grand slam (Albert Pujols) and another at least 40 to pitch seven shutout innings (Adam Wainwright) in the same game.
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The Calgary Flames have signed forward Nazem Kadri to a seven-year, $49 million deal, the team officially announced Thursday evening. The contract carries an average annual value of $7 million. To clear cap space for the deal, the Flames traded Sean ...
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold plays against the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. Ok. As the famous/infamous ESPN NFL coverage meme went, ...
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The Athletic grades the Flames' Sean Monahan trade to the Canadiens in the context of Calgary signing Nazem Kadri.
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