Dave Roberts: Hope Kenley Jansen's heart issue not too serious

Dave Roberts: Hope Kenley Jansen's heart issue not too serious
Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen went to the hospital with an irregular heartbeat before a game Thursday at Colorado and will be sent back to Los Angeles for more tests. Manager Dave Roberts said after the Dodgers' 8-5 victory that Jansen was at the team hotel earlier in the day and didn't feel right. Jansen called the trainer and was taken to the hospital. Jansen has dealt with an irregular heartbeat in the past. Roberts said the right-hander had his medication with him on the trip. He will visit his cardiologist in Los Angeles. "We're holding out hope it's not too serious," Roberts said. "In talking to the trainer right now, his mood is fine." Roberts didn't know whether the team would make a roster move in Jansen's absence. Los Angeles plays three more games at Coors Field before returning home. The Dodgers used Scott Alexander to close the ninth Thursday. Jansen is tied for the National League lead with 32 saves this season.... 
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