1. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Bryce, Machado, Championship Coffee and Looking Ahead

    A free-agent storm is on the way, some big names can't find homes and some unintended victims of MLB 's new CBA... 1. Forecast Two Years From Now: Nuts Talk about attention deficit disorder...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 month ago 79,392 reads 69 comments

  2. Clayton Kershaw Comes Up Small in the Biggest Start of His Life

    Clayton Kershaw 's worst postseason misadventures have mostly been tales of his having it and then losing it. In Game 6 of the National League Championship Series, he never had it...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 30,698 reads 161 comments

  3. Clayton Kershaw, Rich Hill Keep Hope Alive with Dodgers Teetering on NLCS Brink

    LOS ANGELES — Here they go again: The Los Angeles Dodgers, one loss away from clocking out for the final time in 2016, are handing the ball to Clayton Kershaw . Poor guy...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 59,014 reads 206 comments

  4. Will Dodgers Regret Not Unleashing Clayton Kershaw on Cubs in NLCS Game 5?

    You know that thing about momentum being the next day's starting pitcher? The Los Angeles Dodgers are about to put that to an interesting test...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 23,518 reads 101 comments

  5. Clayton Kershaw Saved from Another Year as Postseason Goat

    Chase Utley saved Clayton Kershaw from being the goat. Again. As far as the Los Angeles Dodgers are concerned, there was a happy ending to Game 4 of their National League Division Series on Tuesday...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 28,705 reads 83 comments

  6. Clayton Kershaw Is Back, but Dodgers Ace Has Kinks to Work Out

    There was neither a red carpet nor a flourish of trumpets at Marlins Park on Friday night, but there might as well have been. For the mighty Clayton Kershaw had returned. ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 12,650 reads 29 comments

  7. Clayton Kershaw's Comeback Will Turn Resilient Dodgers into Elite NL Contender

    The Los Angeles Dodgers didn't merely tread water in Clayton Kershaw 's absence. They went full Michael Phelps and splashed into the lead...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 31,646 reads 116 comments

  8. Clayton Kershaw, Rich Hill on the Comeback Trail at Perfect Time for Dodgers

    Just when the Los Angeles Dodgers have finally caught up with the San Francisco Giants , their starting pitching has gone and quit on them. Clayton Kershaw and Rich Hill, that's your cue to come back and fix everything...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 19,521 reads 21 comments

  9. How Have the Dodgers Erased the SF Giants' Huge Lead Without Clayton Kershaw?

    A little after 1 p.m. Sunday, a Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher not named Clayton Kershaw took the mound. Fifteen minutes later, the Dodgers were down 5-0, and the pitcher not named Clayton Kershaw was done for the day...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 17,865 reads 42 comments

  10. Possible Clayton Kershaw Surgery Should Slam Brakes on Dodgers' Deadline Plans

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ' 2016 season is riding on Clayton Kershaw 's back. Literally. The 28-year-old ace left-hander landed on the 15-day disabled list June 30 with "mild disc herniation," per MLB...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 37,089 reads 61 comments

  11. Dodgers' Subpar Offense Poised to Waste Another Historic Kershaw Year

    Right now, the Los Angeles Dodgers ' focus is aimed intently at Clayton Kershaw 's lower back. Until the three-time Cy Young Award-winner and 2014 National League MVP returns from the disabled list, little else matters for the Dodgers...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 15,815 reads 39 comments

  12. Clayton Kershaw's Back Injury Casts Huge Question Mark over Dodgers' Season

    The hottest team in baseball is spending less than $14 million on a starting rotation that might turn Cleveland into the city of champions...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 21,089 reads 60 comments

  13. Clayton Kershaw Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Back and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is suffering from a herniated disc in his back. He went on the disabled list June 30 but did not need surgery. He is ready to return to the mound...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 88,536 reads 117 comments

  14. Clayton Kershaw Can Grip 6 Baseballs in His Hand

    Clayton Kershaw is rolling through the 2016 season. The Los Angeles Dodgers ace has struck out 133 batters and walked just seven in his first 108 innings of work...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 12,713 reads 15 comments

  15. How Prep Phenom Clayton Kershaw Became an L.A. Dodger 10 Years Ago

    The kid was something special, all right. But the story of how Clayton Kershaw , a skinny stick-figured high schooler, landed with the Los Angeles Dodgers 10 years ago as the seventh ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 8 months ago 202,583 reads 89 comments

  16. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Minus Fanfare, Conforto Becoming Star Mets Need

    Got your graduation gifts all purchased? That time of year again…. 1. Big Apples, Monuments and The Millennial Men They are both 23, and each will play an enormous ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 8 months ago 19,086 reads 50 comments

  17. Kershaw Posts Record-Setting 0.52 WHIP in Month of May

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw posted the best single-month WHIP by any starting pitcher (minimum five starts) since 1913, recording a sterling 0.52 mark over his six starts in May, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 710 reads 0 comments

  18. Clayton Kershaw Teasing Another MVP-Cy Young Season After Dominant May

    There were no beanballs , no ejections and no Chase Utley fireworks in Sunday night's tussle between the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets . But there was Clayton Kershaw , and lately that means flat-out greatness...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 53,510 reads 157 comments

  19. Kershaw Earns 3rd Shutout in May, Could Be Headed for 4th NL Cy Young Award

    Following Monday's outing against the Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw had thrown as many shutouts (3) in the month of May as the rest of MLB combined, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 198 reads 0 comments

  20. Clayton Kershaw vs. Mike Trout Is What Makes MLB Interleague Worth It

    Many will say interleague play in Major League Baseball has lost its luster, but it still has at least one gift to give every year. It's an annual showdown of epic proportions, and the time has come for it to be renewed in 2016: Clayton Kershaw vs...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 12,653 reads 25 comments

  21. Clayton Kershaw Sets Dodgers Record with 5 Straight Starts of Double-Digit Ks

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw continued to be in top form, posting his fifth straight start with at least 10 strikeouts in a 5-0 win over the New York Mets on Thursday...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 8 months ago 5,502 reads 46 comments

  22. Clayton Kershaw Doing It All for Up-and-Down Dodgers

    Entering play Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers were in a free fall. They'd dropped six straight to the lowly Miami Marlins and punchless San Diego Padres . They'd slid a game below ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 10,391 reads 58 comments

  23. Will Kershaw, Greinke or Bumgarner Be NL West's Top Ace in 2016 Division War?

    It's high noon in the NL West. Into a deserted clearing step Clayton Kershaw , Zack Greinke and Madison Bumgarner . A breeze rolls tumbleweeds across the ground...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 12,838 reads 79 comments

  24. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Yadier Molina, Cards Holding Breath for Healthy Year

    JUPITER, Fla. — Is that coconut smell sunblock or a pina colada? Tough to tell in the Grapefruit League... 1. Yadier Molina Is All Thumbs Along about December, Yadier Molina noticed his left hand just didn't feel right...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 38,157 reads 50 comments