Clayton Kershaw

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw works in the second inning against the Atlanta Braves during Game 1 of the National League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Clayton Kershaw calls lucrative deal ‘humbling’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even Clayton Kershaw has trouble contemplating the enormity of a $215 million, seven-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers that makes him baseball’s richest pitcher. The team finalized the deal Friday, when […]

01/17/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw watches the final seconds of play in the second half of an NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in Dallas.  (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

AP source: Kershaw, Dodgers agree to $215M deal

Pitcher Clayton Kershaw agreed Wednesday to a $215 million, seven-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, a deal that makes the two-time Cy Young Award […]

01/15/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Dodgers beat Cardinals 6-4 to trail NLCS 3-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke came out shaky against the St. Louis Cardinals, getting in early trouble with the Dodgers’ season hanging in the balance. He faced a bases-loaded, no-out jam in the first […]

10/17/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw punches the air after getting St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina to fly out during the first inning of Game 2 of the National League baseball championship series Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Wacha, Cardinals edge Dodgers for 2-0 lead in NLCS

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matched against ace Clayton Kershaw, the only thing Michael Wacha lacked was a no-hit watch. “He’s becoming a guy a lot of teams wish they drafted,” teammate David Freese said. “What […]

10/12/2013

St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina tags out Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis at home during the 10th inning of Game 1 of the National League baseball championship series Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Beltran, Cards top LA 3-2 in 13 in NLCS opener

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Everything Carlos Beltran does looks effortless. St. Louis Cardinals teammates joke that it’s like he’s from another world. “It’s like you’ve got to put a mirror under his nose to check […]

10/12/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw, center, and teammates celebrate in the clubhouse after the Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves 4-3 in Game 4 of the National League baseball division series and advanced to the NL championship series, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Dodgers beat Braves 4-3 to move on in playoffs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As the celebration raged around them, Sandy Koufax sought out Clayton Kershaw in the hazy mist of the clubhouse for a hug. Koufax, whose blazing fastball dominated baseball in the mid-1960s, […]

10/08/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw works in the second inning against the Atlanta Braves during Game 1 of the National League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Kershaw replaces Nolasco as LA’s Game 4 starter

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers turned to their ace in a bid to win the National League division series. Clayton Kershaw replaced Ricky Nolasco as the Dodgers’ starting pitcher when they tried to clinch […]

10/07/2013

Giants beat Dodgers 4-2 behind Bumgarner

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sergio Romo’s reflexes gave him and the San Francisco Giants a hard-earned save. The Giants held off the Los Angeles Dodgers for a 4-2 win on Friday night when pinch-hitter Adrian […]

09/14/2013

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Kershaw hit hard, Dodgers top Rockies; Puig hurt

DENVER (AP) — Clayton Kershaw surrendered a career-high 11 hits in five shaky innings and got the win and Yasiel Puig scored the go-ahead run before leaving with a strained right knee as the surging […]

09/02/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-jin Ryu, of South Korea, throws against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Puig, Gonzalez lead Dodgers to 9-2 win over Padres

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig had four hits and two stolen bases after getting benched in his previous game, and Adrian Gonzalez hit a pair of two-run homers to help the Los Angeles Dodgers […]

08/30/2013

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