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Kershaw’s Historic Streak Earns Him NL Pitcher Of The Month Honors

Los Angeles starter Clayton Kershaw has been named the National League Pitcher of the Month for his historic July efforts.


PHOENIX, AZ - JULY 03:  Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks reacts as he steps up to bat against the Colorado Rockies during the fifth inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on July 3, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

2015 MLB Mid-Season Awards List

The MLB does not have any official awards given out at the All-Star break, but as the season just passed the halfway point, let’s take a look at the players who dominated the first half of the 162 game campaign.


Division Series - St Louis Cardinals v Los Angeles Dodgers - Game One

Kershaw Gets Hit In Face By Soft Liner Off Oakland’s Parrino

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was hit in the face by a soft liner off the bat of Oakland’s Andy Parrino in the bottom of the third inning, but the NL MVP and Cy Young Award winner remained in the game.


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on from the dugout in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Keidel: Clayton Kershaw’s Hollywood Ending Should Bother Everyone

There’s a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.


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Dodgers’ Kershaw Wins Third NL Cy Young Award

Make it three for Clayton Kershaw.


A general view of the scoreboard and big screen showing pitcher Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrating after Kershaw pitched a no-hitter at Dodger Stadium on June 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers defeated the Rockies 8-0. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

5 Supreme Accomplishments Of Clayton Kershaw’s 2014 Season

As in any sport, losing demands the process of soaking it in, focusing on the positives — which, in the case of Clayton Kershaw’s 2014, considerably outweighed the negatives — and moving on. In this spirit, we take a look at five supreme aspects of Clayton Kershaw’s 2014 season.


Bob Welch#35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers winds back to pitch during a 1987 season game against the San Diego Padres at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo by: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former Dodgers Pitcher, Cy Young-Winner Bob Welch Dies At 57

Former Dodgers pitcher and Cy Young-winner Bob Welch has died at the age of 57, the Oakland Athletics announced Tuesday.

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Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

Dodgers Ace Clayton Kershaw To Miss Sunday’s Start Against Padres

Clayton Kershaw will miss his scheduled start for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the San Diego Padres this weekend because of an inflamed muscle in his back.


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How Clayton Kershaw’s Contract Is Structured

Signing Bonus: $18 million, payable in $6 million installments on April 15, July 15 and Sept. 15, 2014. Salary: 2014–$4 million, 2015–$30 million, 2016–$32 million, 2017–$33 million, 2018–$33 million, 2019–$32 million, 2020–$33 million.


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Kershaw Makes Strong Cy Young Case After Dominant Performance Over Rockies

Clayton Kershaw scattered four hits over six innings, Carl Crawford and A.J. Ellis each homered and drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 11-0 Friday night.


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Kershaw In Cy Young Form Leads Dodgers Past Padres

After a tough few outings, Clayton Kershaw is backing to pitching at Cy Young form.


Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (55-68)

Angels Get Past Price, Rays 6-2

Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got during a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.


Starting pitcher Bartolo Colon #40 and Yeonis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after the final out of Colon's complete game shutout against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 21, 2013 in Anaheim, California. Oakland won 6-0. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Angels Fall To Colon’s A’s 6-4

Bartolo Colon won his 14th game for a share of the major league lead, backed by Jed Lowrie’s homer and two-run single and a two-run drive by Stephen Vogt in the Oakland Athletics’ 6-4 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.


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Kershaw Reinstated, Lilly Goes On The 15-Day DL

The Los Angeles Dodgers Friday reinstated left-handed pitcher and Cy Young award winner Clayton Kershaw to the roster.


Zack Greinke #23 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches pitches in the first inning during a MLB game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 24, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Dodgers, Greinke Reach Agreement On 6-Year/$147M Deal

Saturday afternoon, CBS2/KCAL9 Sports Director has confirmed that the Los Angeles Dodgers have reached agreement to sign the 2009 Cy-Young winner, Zack Greinke.