Dodgers Sweep Giants; Kershaw Sets Career HighClayton Kershaw struck out 15 to set a season career high with 251, Chase Utley hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Wednesday night for a series sweep that increased their NL West lead to 6 ½ games.
Kershaw's Historic Streak Earns Him NL Pitcher Of The Month HonorsLos Angeles starter Clayton Kershaw has been named the National League Pitcher of the Month for his historic July efforts.
2015 MLB Mid-Season Awards ListThe 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.
Kershaw Gets Hit In Face By Soft Liner Off Oakland's ParrinoDodgers 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.
Keidel: Clayton Kershaw's Hollywood Ending Should Bother EveryoneThere's a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.
Dodgers' Kershaw Wins Third NL Cy Young AwardMake it three for Clayton Kershaw.
5 Supreme Accomplishments Of Clayton Kershaw's 2014 SeasonAs 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.
Former Dodgers Pitcher, Cy Young-Winner Bob Welch Dies At 57Former Dodgers pitcher and Cy Young-winner Bob Welch has died at the age of 57, the Oakland Athletics announced Tuesday.
Dodgers Ace Clayton Kershaw To Miss Sunday's Start Against PadresClayton 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.
How Clayton Kershaw's Contract Is StructuredSigning 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.
Kershaw Makes Strong Cy Young Case After Dominant Performance Over RockiesClayton 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.
Kershaw In Cy Young Form Leads Dodgers Past PadresAfter a tough few outings, Clayton Kershaw is backing to pitching at Cy Young form.