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Dodgers’ Kershaw Wins Third NL Cy Young Award

Make it three for Clayton Kershaw.

11/12/2014

Oscar Taveras #18 of the St. Louis Cardinals tips his hat as he walks off the field after the Cardinals lose to the San Francisco Giants 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images

Cardinals OF Oscar Taveras Killed In Car Accident

Cardinals outfield prospect Oscar Taveras has died after being involved in a car accident in the Dominican Republic.

10/26/2014

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.

10/08/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 06: Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers argues with home plate umpire Dale Scott after getting called out in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Three of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

9 Reactions To Dodgers-Cardinals Home Plate Umpire Dale Scott

Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.

10/07/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers v Arizona Diamondbacks

Van Slyke Scores Winning Run In 12th To Help Dodgers Win 4th Straight, Lock No. 2 Seed

Scott Van Slyke scored the winning run on Franklin Morales’ wild pitch in the 12th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the Colorado Rockies 6-5 on Saturday night.

09/27/2014

Matt Kemp #23 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a run-scoring double in the 1st inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on September 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kemp, Dodgers Beat Cubs 8-5

Matt Kemp homered and had four RBIs, Yasiel Puig scored a career-high four times and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers used six pitchers to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-5 on Sunday.

09/21/2014

Asdrubal Cabrera #3 of the Washington Nationals celebrates his solo homerun with his dugout to tie the score 2-2 with the Los Angeles Dodgers during the third inning at Dodger Stadium on September 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Nationals Show Power In 6-4 Win Over Dodgers, Spoil Pederson’s Majors Debut

Denard Span hit two of Washington’s four homers, Gio Gonzalez got his first victory of the second half and the Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Monday night in a matchup of division leaders.

09/01/2014

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Top LA Baseball Notables To Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

We take a look at some LA baseball notables to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

08/20/2014

Left fielder Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits into a game-ending double play in the ninth inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Dodgers Blow Chances, Ryu Hurt In 3-2 Loss To Braves

Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field, Justin Upton drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

08/13/2014

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Haren, Dodgers Outlast Braves Again, 4-2

Dan Haren pitched six solid innings and sparked the go-ahead rally with a single, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to another win over the skidding Atlanta Braves, 4-2 on Tuesday night.

08/12/2014

Adrian Gonzalez #23 of the Los Angeles Dodgers knocks in a run with a sixth-inning single against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Correia Wins In Dodger Debut, Defeats Braves, 6-2

Kevin Correia won in his debut with the Dodgers, outpitching All-Star Julio Teheran and leading Los Angeles over the slumping Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Monday night.

08/11/2014

Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches during the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on August 10, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Kershaw Wins 14th, Dodgers Beat Brewers 5-1

Clayton Kershaw won his 14th game to tie for the National League lead, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep in a matchup of divisional leaders.

08/10/2014

Ryan Sweeney #6 of the Chicago Cubs scores in the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 3, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Coghlan’s Homer Leads Cubs To 7-3 Win Over Dodgers

The Chicago Cubs haven’t had many highlights to savor this season. Winning a series against the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers has to be right up there.

08/03/2014

Paul Lo Duca of the Los Angeles Dodgers waits on deck before batting against the San Diego Padres on July 23, 2004 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers defeated the Padres 3-2. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Top 5 Most Unpopular Dodger Trades Of The Past 25 Years

We take a look at five of the most unpopular Los Angeles Dodgers trades over the past 25 years.

07/30/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers watches his second two run home run of the game in the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves at Dodger Stadium on July 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kemp’s 2 Homers Help Dodgers Earn 1st 4-Game Win Streak

Matt Kemp hit a pair of two-run homers, Yasiel Puig had four hits with two runs scored and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-4 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.

07/29/2014

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