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  1. Daily Dodger in Review: J.P. Howell, the one reliable middle relieverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Los Angeles Times

    Final 2014 stats: 2.39 earned-run average and 3-3 in 68 games, with a 1.14 WHIP, .183 batting average, team-high 27 holds and 8.8 strikeouts per nine innings. Contract status: Second of two-year deal at $4 million; third-year option at $6.25 million with $250,000 buyout that becomes player option with 65 appearances, or 120 total appearances for 2014-15.

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  2. Does It Make Any Sense for the Rays To Trade Ben Zobrist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Rayhawk Review

    ... Friedman joined the Los Angeles Dodgers, there were some familiar faces there to greet him. Carl Crawford and J.P. Howell are former Tampa Bay Rays that will be contributors for the Dodgers next season, and ex-Rays executive Gerry Hunsicker will be ...

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  3. Dave Dombrowski Not Alone in Bullpen MistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Motor City Bengals

    Aug 6, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Grant Balfour pitches the ball against the Oakland Athletics during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum. The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-3.

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  4. Nationals manager still comfortable with call to penRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... We got to continue to go, though." No one looked happier greeting Kemp in the dugout than a once-distraught J.P. Howell , the former Ray who had served up a tying two-run homer to Matt Carpenter in the top of the inning after relieving Zack Greinke ...

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  5. Coghlan HR leads Cubs over Dodgers, 8-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Gonzalez. He had help, actually. The Dodgers were up 7-2 in the seventh but the bullpen couldn't hold the lead. J.P. Howell gave up an RBI single to Anthony Rizzo and a three-run homer to Arismendy Alcantara, making it a one-run game. He gave up a ...

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  6. Rays beat White Sox to begin final stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... had a seminal moment, a three-game winning streak snapped in an Aug. 7 loss when, after the Rays went ahead, J.P. Howell gave up a two-run walkoff homer to Ryan Langerhans that staggered them. This year, Maddon said, it seemed more a collective ...

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  7. Dodgersa J.P. Howell is familiar with baseballa s rules for prescrption drug useRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Dodgers pitcher J.P. Howell doesn't know Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis personally. The two have never been teammates.

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  8. Drew Smyly and Past Cases of Rays Pitchers Being Shut DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    ... obviously 2014 has gone better than 2007), and the irony is that Smyly also wears 33 on the back of his uniform. J.P. Howell replaced Shields for two starts to end the season, his final starts with the team before he broke out in relief in 2008. In ...

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  9. Hellickson out to secure sweep of OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... his 93rd strikeout of the season in the eighth inning, when he got Jonathan Schoop swinging. That surpassed J.P. Howell's mark of 92, set in 2008 -- which Boxberger equaled on Tuesday. Boxberger also struck out David Lough to end the eighth, ...

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  10. Familiar formula ends Rays scoreless skidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... xberger was perfect in the top of the inning. He struck out two to raise his total for the season to 94, passing J.P. Howell for the most in a season by a Rays reliever. Howell set the record with 92 in 2008.

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  11. Rays might shut down Smyly after SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... in a perfect eighth inning, Boxberger set a club record for relievers with 94. That breaks the mark of 92 set by J.P. Howell in 2008. Boxberger entered the night second among AL relievers at 14.1 strikeouts per nine innings. Only the Reds' Aroldis ...

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  12. Boxberger breaks strikeout record for Rays relieversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... in the eighth inning when he got Jonathan Schoop swinging on his first batter of the night. That surpassed J.P. Howell's mark of 92 set in 2008, which Boxberger had tied on Tuesday. The Tampa Bay right-hander has the second-most strikeouts of any ...

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  13. Boxberger making mark for Rays with his K'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... in 58 1/3 innings before Tuesday's series opener against the Blue Jays. That tied former Rays reliever J.P. Howell's mark, set in 2008, when Tampa Bay made its only World Series appearance. "I think looking back on it, it would be more meaningful ...

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  14. Geltz set for any situation out of Rays' bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... in 58 1/3 innings before Tuesday's series opener against the Blue Jays. That tied former Rays reliever J.P. Howell's mark, set in 2008, when Tampa Bay made its only World Series appearance. "I think looking back on it, it would be more meaningful ...

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  15. Rays still have things to play for in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... in 2012. a RHP Bra d Boxberger , despite spending the first month in the minors, is three strikeouts shy of LHP J.P. Howell 's team reliever record (92). a RHP Jake Odorizzi started Saturday with 156 strikeouts and a shot at LHP Matt Moore 's 2012 ...

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  16. Los Angeles Dodgers' 2014 Trade Deadline Need Lies in the BullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... position being held by Brian Wilson . The only left-handed reliever Don Mattingly can call out of the pen is J.P. Howell . The only other lefty in the bullpen for the Dodgers is Paul Maholm , who was relegated to the pen because he couldn't cut it ...

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  17. Strong bullpen gives Rays 9th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... 26,659 at Tropicana Field. Not the Balfour from earlier this year, but Balfour circa 2008, the one who followed J.P. Howell to the mound when the moment was hot and dashed the flames. It happened in the sixth inning when the Red Sox put runners on ...

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  18. Cobb shines as Rays top Tigers, 6-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... the Rays' unassuming right-hander who is developing into what manager Joe Maddon called Grant Balfour and J.P. Howell in 2008 - a middle-innings closer. Boxberger got his team out of the jam, and the rest of the game was routine as the Rays cruised ...

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  19. Los Angeles Dodgersa J.P. Howell having best seasonRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | LA Daily News

    Southpaw J.P. Howell is in his second season with the Dodgers. He was good in 2013, appearing in 67 games and compiling an ERA of 2.03.

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  20. Lefty Ryu holds Padres down in Dodgers WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... The Padres went 76-86 in his first two seasons and are 32-44 and 13 1/2 games back in the NL West this season. J.P. Howell pitched 1 1-3 perfect innings and Brian Wilson got two outs before Kenley Jansen finished off the four-hitter by pitching the ...

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