August 4, 2021

Dodgers: Free Agent Relief Pitchers That Could Help in 2020 (Dodgers Nation)

The free agent class of relief pitchers could provide some help for the Dodgers. The best relief candidate, the other Will Smith, has already signed with the Braves for 3 years and $39M. Soon after the Braves followed that up by signing Chris Martin (not from Coldplay) for 2 years and $14M. There aren’t many sure fire relievers out there but we can see from the two pitchers the Braves signed that they won’t come cheap.

Returning Bullpen Pieces

LOS ANGELES, CA – SEPTEMBER 18: Joe Kelly #17 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays at Dodger Stadium on September 18, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. The Rays won in the 11th inning 8-7. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

The only sure things for the Dodgers are ones that were on the playoff roster, in my opinion. The following pitchers should be almost locks to be in the bullpen if they are not traded. It is also very possible that other starting pitching candidates could be part of the bullpen for parts of the season. One of the biggest questions for the Dodgers is if Kenley Jansen can return to his dominant form. If…

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