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  1. Trading unfamiliar prospects a risky move for Dave DombrowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... plot a new direction. Still, three weeks after he was hired, Moore traded disappointing former first-round pick J.P. Howell to Tampa Bay for two players who didn't amount to much. The Rays converted Howell from starting to relieving, and he became a ...


  2. Rays reunion sideshow playing now in baseball's postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... have watched former Rays star Carl Crawford, or at least what's left of him, and Rays-turned-Dodgers reliever J.P. Howell. In the ALCS, the Blue Jays are armed with David Price - the best pitcher in Rays history. That is, until Price's $200 million ...


  3. Bridging gap to Jansen key for DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Los Angeles Dodgers

    ... difference for his pitch mix." The 39-year-old Peralta could bring experience to an otherwise green unit. Only J.P. Howell has more than seven appearances in the postseason with 23, mainly from his 2008 run to the World Series with the Rays. "When ...


  4. Wednesday Game NotesRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2015 | DRays Bay

    ... victory. The lone run scored in the top of the first when Steve Cox lifted his 11th homer of the season. 2006 - J.P. Howell had what may possibly the best start of his career, as he hurls sevens scoreless innings against the Yankees , only giving up ...


  5. Nate Karns into the bullpenRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | DRays Bay

    Let's assume for a minute that the Rays know what they're doing with Matt Moore . Let us assume that the ridiculous strikeout numbers he's put up during his latest rehab stint in Durham-the ones that might remind you of "Once-In-A-Generation-Prospect Matt Moore"-are indicative of where he is as a pitcher right now and that Kevin Cash and Jim Hickey would be crazy not to slot him back into the rotation.


  6. J.P. Howell will get paid this offseasonRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2015 | True Blue LA

    It has been a trying season for the Dodgers bullpen, filled with shaky performances after a strong start to 2015. But left-hander J.P. Howell has been one of the most reliable, trusted options in the 'pen, and figures to cash in this offseason one way or another.


  7. Cubs Acquire Fernando RodneyRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... Maddon's other primary closers in Tampa were Tyler Walker in 2006, Alberto Reyes in 2007, Troy Percival in 2008, J.P. Howell in 2009, Kyle Farnsworth in 2011 and Jake McGee in 2014. Don't think any of those guys will be coming to the Cubs .) Rodney ...


  8. Little relief in sight for Dodgers' beleagured bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... trusted and have produced predictably inconsistent results. Even one of the few holdovers - reliable left-hander J.P. Howell - has not been so reliable recently. He has allowed six runs on 14 hits (including two home runs) in his past eight ...


  9. Dodgers need starting pitching, but they're not tipping their handRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... around to flesh it out into the future. Given how thin their bullpen options have become (only Kenley Jansen and J.P. Howell can be considered reliable performers), it might not hurt to add to that group as well. Even with the trades of Johnny Cueto ...


  10. Maddon will keep basing closer on matchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... Troy Percival was the Rays' closer, but when he struggled with a knee injury, Maddon turned to Dan Wheeler, J.P. Howell and Grant Balfour. Current Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel was 2-for-2 in save opportunities that season. "Unless you have the one guy ...


  11. A Different Possible Dodgers-Phillies TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... most dominant closers in baseball. However, at times the Dodgers have had trouble getting the ball to Jansen. J.P. Howell has been great this season, but he's giving up more hits/9 than he has since 2011 and his shiny 0.35 ERA will probably not stay ...


  12. Rays Tales: 2008 memories of PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... hard-to-believe, how-did-they-do-that dream season came to a cruel and disappointing end, Game 5 loser J.P. Howell sitting in front of his locker sobbing, and he wasn't the only one with tears on his face. But nearly as bad - and certainly as ...


  13. Dodgers 4, Mets 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... extended his scoreless-innings streak to 27a...', striking out four. He had a two-out single in the fourth, too. J.P. Howell got the final out for his first save since June 12, 2011, while with the Rays.


  14. DODGERS: Andrew Friedman had inside scoop on Adam LiberatoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... won't be back until September. But Liberatore had already become a more valuable second left-hander alongside J.P. Howell in the Dodgers' bullpen. "Seeing him in spring training gave us a lot of confidence that this guy had really good stuff and he ...


  15. Thursday's power rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | ESPN

    ... starts in 12 of his 14 outings this year, allowing as much as 3 runs in a start only twice all season. 4. J.P. Howell , Los Angeles Dodgers: While we're on the subject of Dodgers, with the one inning of work Howell logged Thursday, he hasn't allowed ...


  16. Are the Yankees actually good?Read the original story

    May 12, 2015 | DRays Bay

    ... didn't pitch, bur Greinke did, going seven innings of one-run ball in which a reliever nearly blew it, but then J.P. Howell got the win. That game was far more compelling from what I can tell, but the bi-line is still a has-been and a resurrected ...


  17. Rays Tales: Pitching injuries a shocking turn of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... but the Rays were relatively unscathed. Occasional soreness or a short DL stint here or there, but (aside from J.P. Howell 's 2010 shoulder repair) nothing too major. Some attributed it to the youth of their pitchers, closely held specifics of their ...


  18. No. 15 USC Remains at Dedeaux Field, Hosts Stanford in Big Pac-12 SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | USC Trojans

    ... - The Trojans had four major leaguers on rosters to start the season - Pitcher Ian Kennedy (Padres), Pitcher J.P. Howell (Dodgers), 1B Lucas Duda (Mets), Pitcher Brad Boxberger (Rays) and Pitcher Tommy Milone (Twins). Brent Strom is the pitching ...


  19. Anderson solid, but Diamondbacks fall in 13th inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    By his own admission, Anderson's essential goal, from commencement of the campiagn, was be known as "a ground ball pitcher." The key to success, pitchers like to explain, is the penchant for getting batters to hit the ball on the ground.


  20. No. 13 USC Looking to Rebound in Pac-12 Series at UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | USC Trojans

    ... - The Trojans had four major leaguers on rosters to start the season - Pitcher Ian Kennedy (Padres), Pitcher J.P. Howell (Dodgers), 1B Lucas Duda (Mets), Pitcher Brad Boxberger (Rays) and Pitcher Tommy Milone (Twins). Brent Strom is the pitching ...