RP - ATL
Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth inning, striking out one during Atlanta's win over Philadelphia on Saturday.
Jansen now has four straight saves and hasn't allowed an earned run since a loss on September 11th. The save, his 37th of the season is second in the league to only Emmanuel Clase who has 38 this year. Jansen who was looking shakey for a stretch has been sharp of late and now has a 3.57 ERA and 1.09 WHIP with 76 strikeouts through 59 appearances.
Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth inning allowing a run on two hits and a walk while striking out two during Atlanta's win over Washington on Tuesday.
Jansen managed to secure his league-leading 36th save despite allowing a run on a couple of hits and a walk. It's been the story of Jansen's season as he's been quite shaky, as evidenced by his 3.63 ERA, but sharp enough to be among the league leaders in saves all year. Overall on the season he also has five wins, a 1.11 WHIP and a 75:20 strikeout-to-walk ratio in 58 appearances.
Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth inning striking out two and collecting his 33rd save of the season during Atlanta's win over Seattle on Friday.
Jansen has had a couple of rocky outings recently but has managed to close out his opponents with no runs allowed over his last two appearances and continues to lead the league with 33 saves. He also had five wins on the season with a 3.61 ERA and 1.09 WHIP with 69 strikeouts over 52 1/3 innings.
Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth inning, allowing two earned runs on a hit and a walk while striking out one during Atlanta's win over Colorado on Wednesday.
Jansen gave up a two-run home run to Michael Toglia in the ninth inning, allowing the Rockies to move to within one run before settling down and closing out the game. It was the second straight game that the closer has allowed two runs, but he was fortunate to escape this game with the save. Overall, Jansen is now tied for the league lead with 30 saves this season but has a mediocre 3.70 ERA and 1.11 WHIP with 65 strikeouts over 48 2/3 innings.
Kenley Jansen pitched a 1-2-3 ninth inning on Monday to secure a 2-1 win over the Pirates. He registered two strikeouts in the 11-pitch outing.
Jansen notched his 29th save of the season which ties him for the league lead. He has pitched seven straight scoreless outings while allowing just eight baserunners and striking out nine during the stretch with five saves.