Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:05:14 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw will start Thursday, Aug. 21, against the New York Mets.
Fantasy Tip: Don Mattingly moved his ace up a day with Zack Greinke (elbow) hurting and in need of additional rest.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:29:02 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw will become the fifth pitcher ever with a winning percentage of at least .600, a sub-3.00 ERA and over 1,300 strikeouts in his first 200 starts.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:00:33 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw won his second consecutive National League Pitcher of the Month award for July. In five July starts he went 4-0 with a 1.07 ERA, allowing just five earned runs over 42 innings. He struck out 43 batters and walked just four, and opponents managed a measly .165 batting average against him. He is the first Dodgers pitcher to win the award in back-to-back months since Don Sutton accomplished the feat in 1975.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:16:44 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw gave up nine hits and struck out nine and tied his career-best winning streak of 10 games by beating the Atlanta Braves 2-1 Thursday, July 31. Kershaw also tossed his second straight complete game for the second time in his career. It was his fifth complete game of the year. Kershaw hasn't lost in his last 11 starts and is 10-0 since June 2.
Fantasy Tip: There's not much to say here. Kershaw is hands down the best pitcher in baseball right now.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 18:55:13 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw hit St. Louis Cardinals OF Matt Holliday with a 95-mph fastball Sunday, July 20, after St. Louis Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez hit Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez with a 99 mph fastball earlier in the game. Warnings were issued, and Kershaw remained in the game.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:33:31 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw had his scoreless innings streak stopped at 41 innings on Thursday, July 10. San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley hit a solo home run to stop the streak but the Dodgers still won the game 2-1 behind Kershaw's 11 strikeouts.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:38:58 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SPs Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw, Cincinnati Reds SP Johnny Cueto and RP Aroldis Chapman, St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright and RP Pat Neshek, Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran and RP Craig Kimbrel, San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner, Milwaukee Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez, San Diego Padres SP Tyson Ross, Pittsburgh Pirates RP Tony Watson and Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann have been named as the pitchers for the National League in the 2014 All-Star Game. Oakland Athletics SP Jeff Samardzija was named to the team as a representative of the Chicago Cubs, but he was traded this weekend. Samardzija will be inactive for the game.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:04:40 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw struck out 13 over seven shutout innings in his win over the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, June 29. He extended his scoreless-innings streak to a career-high 28.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 21:09:49 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw held the Kansas City Royals scoreless for eight innings Tuesday, June 24, and hasn't allowed a run in his last 21 innings pitched.
Fantasy Tip: Kershaw wasn't able to throw a second straight no-hitter, but he was impressive nonetheless. After missing time early in the year with a back injury, Kershaw is doing his best to make up for lost time.
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 05:07:14 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw struck out a career-high 15 batters as he no-hit the Colorado Rockies Wednesday, June 18. He didn't walk a batter, and the only runner to reach was on an error.
Fantasy Tip: That's some kind of stat line.