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  1. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will start Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Whittier Daily News

    ... Juan Nicasio, Sergio Santos, Adam Liberatore and Josh Ravin will pitch Wednesday. Kershaw, Joe Wieland, Brandon League, Chris Hatcher, Daniel Coulombe and Ryan Buchter throw Thursday. Both starters are expected to throw two innings. The Dodgers have ...

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  2. Final Blue Jays free agent Dustin McGowan signs with DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Jays Journal

    ... first work-outs of the spring. With a depth chart that includes former Mariners closer (and former Blue Jay) Brandon League , former Rays set-up man Joel Peralta , newly acquired Chris Hatcher , and holdover Pedro Baez , the Dodgers are simply ...

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  3. Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen to start season on DL after foot surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Erie Times News

    ... David Huff to be the second left-hander in the bullpen alongside J.P. Howell. Closer-turned-middle-reliever Brandon League will return this season for the final guaranteed year of his three-year, $22.5-million contract. Hard throwers Pedro Baez and ...

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  4. The impending lefty battle in the Mariners' bullpenRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Lookout Landing

    ... of young, affordable, good arms under team control. Think about this for a second: the Dodgers are paying Brandon League almost $10 million dollars to trot out a 5.43 K/9 next season. The Reds have $13.4 million dollars tied up in two relievers. ...

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  5. Predicting Bullpen Roles For the Los Angeles Dodgers In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Rant Sports

    ... the 7.94 K/9 he showed in AAA, he may see more work in higher leverage situations. Paid closer's money, Brandon League occupied the 7th inning for much of last season, and his performance was much improved from 2013. A 3.40 FIP was a run and a half ...

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  6. Tom Wilhelmsen seeking a few more dollars, will probably get themRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Lookout Landing

    ... and despite having a confusing mechanical breakdown after saving the city of Seattle from the terror of Brandon League , he has proven himself adaptable by performing admirably in a new role last season. In the process, he's had to change his ...

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  7. Why All The Worry About The Dodgers Bullpen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Lasorda's Lair

    The offseason has obviously brought changes to the Dodgers, and especially the Dodgers bullpen. Whether that's Brian Wilson being jettisoned, or Brandon League being shopped, probably ignoring Chris Perez 's phone calls, and bringing in high upside arms like Chris Hatcher , Juan Nicasio , Joel Peralta , or potentially Adam Liberatore .

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  8. Brandon League Could Still Provide Some Value From His Ground Ball AbilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Lasorda's Lair

    October 4, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brandon League pitches the eighth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in game two of the 2014 NLDS playoff baseball game at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports I'm sorry for the somewhat deceiving title guys.

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  9. Bawcom clears waivers, outrighted to Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Seattle Mariners

    ... by the Mariners, along with outfielder Leon Landry, in 2012 in a midseason trade with the Dodgers for Brandon League . The Texas native was originally drafted by the Dodgers in the 17th round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft and has gone 19-16 ...

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  10. Los Angeles Dodgers Rumors: Making A Late Push For Jon Lester?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... The bullpen was inconsistent last season. The Dodgers need way better relief options. Brian Wilson and Brandon League will definitely be back next season as they both exercised their respective player options. Peralta and Nicasio should provide some ...

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  11. High-Reward MLB Reclamation Projects Worth Taking a Chance onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... frame. The Mariners traded Morrow, 25 at the time, to the Blue Jays following the 2009 season for reliever Brandon League, and Toronto decided to convert him to a full-time starter - Morrow started 15 of his 131 games with Seattle - for the 2010 ...

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  12. Fansided Fake Winter Meetings,Van Slyke Traded To Mariners For Two PitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... eetings continue. All I know is this. Everything I do, I do for the good of the Dodgers. Somebody better hide Brandon League for a few more days. I may trade him to Alaska.

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  13. FS Faux GMs: Mariners Trade for Dodgers' Scott Van SlykeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | SoDo Mojo

    ... in the outfield, get Scott Van Slyke . And the Dodgers, who were thin in the 'Pen aside from Kenley Jansen , Brandon League (gasp), and J.P. Howell , are getting some serious depth in youngster Dominic Leone and lefty Lucas Luetge . 2014 numbers: ...

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  14. Luke Gregerson: Astros Setup Man?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... relievers who have signed free agent deals in recent years, and the value ranges from Javier Lopez ($13M) to Brandon League ($22.5M), with each contract being over three years, which is what Gregerson is expected to receive. If that is the price ...

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  15. The Fernando Rodney Experience and tradabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lookout Landing

    ... into the closing spot and watching them succeed. Going back five years, the Mariners found David Aardsma , Brandon League , Tom Wilhelmsen and Danny Farquhar all to have the moxie apparently required to close games. To be fair to the people who ...

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  16. Mariners' Ackley returns to lineup after missing two gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... rookie right-hander Blake Beavan pitched eight shutout innings in a 4-0 victory over Texas at Safeco Field. Brandon League completed the shutout with a scoreless ninth. The Rangers managed just four hits against Beavan, including two by Endy Chavez, ...

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  17. Dodger relievers Baez, Frias gaining Mattingly's trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Wave

    ... the newest entrant into the set-up sweepstakes that has seen Mattingly juggle Brian Wilson, J.P. Howell and Brandon League - and Jamey Wright and Chris Perez, at times this season - to build the bridge between the starting pitcher and closer Kenley ...

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  18. Mariners sweep Red Sox despite Rodney's brief possession by the ghost of Brandon LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Lookout Landing

    That thing was watch an All-Star starter have a remarkably terrible outing and then come from behind later in the game to take the lea--no, no, wait, that's not it.

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  19. Brewers down Dodgers 6-3 in clash of leadersRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the game 2-2 and Khris Davis came up with a run-scoring double after Wright allowed four consecutive hits. Brandon League came on in relief and produced a strikeout before Overbay doubled to left field for a 5-2 lead. Justin Upton and Evan Gattis ...

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  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest News on Potential Joaquin Benoit Deals and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... ERA and 17th in batting average against for its relievers. Brian Wilson, Pat Grouped with J.P. Howell and Brandon League, Benoit could give the Dodgers a third dependable setup man to get the ball to the team's closer, After spending his first eight ...

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