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Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen to start season on DL after foot surgery
Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen to start season on DL after foot surgery

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen will start the season on the disabled list as he recovers from a foot operation he underwent Tuesday. Jansen is expected to be sidelined for eight to 12 weeks, meaning he could miss as many as the first five weeks of the regular season. Jansen's surgery came only two days before the Dodgers' pitchers and catchers report to the team's spring-training complex in Arizona. The unexpected development could present problems for the Dodgers, who spent their off-season rebuilding a bullpen that was considered a major weakness last year. By the time the Dodgers were facing the St. Louis Cardinals in a National League division series, Jansen was...

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