|Oct. 30 6:39 PM PT7:39 PM MT8:39 PM CT9:39 PM ET21:39 ET1:39 GMT9:39 CST6:39 PM MST8:39 PM EST9:09 PM VEN5:39 UAE (+1)7:39 PM CT-The Dodgers are bringing League back to their bullpen, signing the free agent right-hander to a three-year deal on Tuesday.
Analysis: League was acquired by the Dodgers from the Seattle Mariners at the July trade deadline and went 2-1 with six saves and a 2.30 ERA in 28 appearances. He was especially effective over the final 1 1/2 months of the season, posting a 0.55 ERA in 15 appearances in September and October, sixth-lowest in the National League during that stretch. Los Angeles general manager Ned Colletti says League will be the designated closer next season.
|July 31 10:58 PM PT11:58 PM MT12:58 AM CT1:58 AM ET1:58 ET5:58 GMT13:58 CST10:58 PM MST12:58 AM EST1:28 AM VEN9:58 UAE12:58 AM CT-The Los Angeles Dodgers have bolstered their bullpen for a playoff run, acquiring League from the Seattle Mariners for two prospects.
Analysis: The teams announced the deal Monday night, a day before the deadline to make trades without waivers.
|May 26 3:26 PM PT4:26 PM MT5:26 PM CT6:26 PM ET18:26 ET22:26 GMT6:26 CST3:26 PM MST5:26 PM EST5:56 PM VEN2:26 UAE (+1)5:26 PM CT-League has lost his job as the Seattle Mariners closer after blowing three of his last five save opportunities. Manager Eric Wedge said Saturday that he will give league opportunities outside of the closer job. League allowed three runs in the ninth Friday as the rival Los Angeles Angels rallied for a 6-4 victory.
Analysis: League, who is 0-4 with a 4.43 ERA in 21 appearances, has nine saves and four blown saves. Last season he finished third in the league with 37 saves, had a 2.79 ERA and was selected to the AL All-Star team. He blew just five save opportunities all season.