1. 5 Early-Season Questions the Los Angeles Dodgers Will Have to Answer

    The Los Angeles Dodgers avoided an embarrassing early-season sweep at the hands of the rival San Francisco Giants this past weekend thanks to big games from Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez on Sunday...

    Nick Ostiller Written by Nick Ostiller about 5 months ago 2,374 reads 4 comments

  2. Under the Knife: Opening Week Injuries Around MLB

    Time for a little perspective, people. While injuries have certainly been the story of the spring, they're not really up...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 months ago 6,599 reads 10 comments

  3. Clayton Kershaw's Injury Gives NL West Teams Opening They Desperately Needed

    That creaking sound you hear coming from the general direction of the NL West is that of a door of opportunity opening up, and it has everything to do with an injured $215 million pitcher...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 7,338 reads 15 comments

  4. Should the Dodgers Be Scared of $215 Million Ace Clayton Kershaw's Back?

    Clayton Kershaw became the highest-paid pitcher in the game this offseason, in large part because he's been durable and dominant. Unfortunately, even he's not immune to the stresses of pitching...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 months ago 11,223 reads 12 comments

  5. Clayton Kershaw Injury: Updates on Dodgers Pitcher's Back and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, May 6 The Dodgers' official Twitter feed released Tuesday's lineup that features Clayton Kershaw 's return to the mound: Los Angeles also announced ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 89,509 reads 82 comments

  6. Clayton Kershaw Leads Dodgers to 1st 4-Game Opening Day Win Streak Since 1963-66

    Following Saturday morning's 3-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks , the Los Angeles Dodgers have won their season opener in four consecutive years for the first time since 1963-66, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 1,244 reads 1 comments

  7. New MLB Season, New Mega-Contract, Same Old Clayton Kershaw Dominance

    The distance between Los Angeles, Calif., and Sydney, Australia, is roughly 7,500 miles or 6,500 nautical miles...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 5 months ago 18,732 reads 92 comments

  8. Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers Will Live Up to Sky-High 2014 Expectations

    Clayton Kershaw is the best pitcher on the National League 's best team. After a 92-win season, trip to the NLCS and Cy Young campaign for the dominant southpaw, expectations were set to be sky high for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2014...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 5 months ago 3,433 reads 10 comments

  9. Vin Scully Meeting a Koala in Australia Takes Adorable to Legendary Levels

    Vin Scully is the best announcer in the world. Koalas are cute animals that eat eucalyptus leaves and look boss in the arms of celebrities...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 5 months ago 3,800 reads 4 comments

  10. 2014 MLB Predictions: Projections for AL, NL Cy Young and MVP Award Winners

    The start of the 2014 MLB season is just over a week away, and now seems like the perfect time to begin looking at potential MVP and Cy Young candidates in both leagues...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 6 months ago 7,141 reads 2 comments

  11. Risk Ratings: Using Risk and Relative Value to Help Your Fantasy Baseball Draft

    So you saw who the riskiest players were yesterday, but the question I always get from fantasy players is how they use the Risk Ratings to adjust their own draft boards. It's a key question and one that can be a real differentiator ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 6 months ago 3,721 reads 1 comments

  12. Kershaw vs. Koufax: Who Is the Dodgers' Greatest Left-Hander?

    Some 25 years after he retired from the game, I saw the Great One enter a baseball locker room and like an apparition, dissolve and disappear behind a shuttered door...

    Buzz Ponce Written by Buzz Ponce about 7 months ago 900 reads 3 comments

  13. 3 Predictions for Clayton Kershaw's New Record-Setting Dodgers Deal

    It's no secret that the Los Angeles Dodgers have made the cash-strapped days of the Frank McCourt era a distant memory...

    Nick Ostiller Written by Nick Ostiller about 7 months ago 3,475 reads 2 comments

  14. Clayton Kershaw: Best Twitter Reactions to His Record-Breaking Deal

    Clayton Kershaw , dinner is on you tonight. The southpaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a seven-year, $215 million deal according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN ...

    Ben Feder Written by Ben Feder about 8 months ago 1,459 reads 0 comments

  15. How Clayton Kershaw's Mega-Deal Shapes Future for Next-Generation Superstars

    That rumbling coming from Los Angeles has to do with the business that's gone down between the Dodgers and ace lefty Clayton Kershaw . That other rumbling? That's probably the other bright young stars around Major League Baseball throwing a party..

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 13,091 reads 44 comments

  16. Why Record Clayton Kershaw Deal Is Still Big Dodgers Risk, Not No-Brainer

    Well, that didn't take long. After rumors spread early Wednesday that the Los Angeles Dodgers were working feverishly to lock up star left-hander Clayton Kershaw to a long-term ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 4,446 reads 23 comments

  17. Clayton Kershaw's Record $215 Million Deal Once-in-an-Era Perfect Storm

    An unprecedented contract for a star player will typically set the bar for a comparable player in the future...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 8 months ago 16,568 reads 43 comments

  18. Does Lengthy Clayton Kershaw Extension Set Up LA Dodgers for Future Dynasty?

    After an offseason of projected salary theories and $300 million rumors, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw have finally come to terms regarding a long-term extension...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 20,427 reads 279 comments

  19. Clayton Kershaw and Dodgers Officially Agree on 7-Year Contract Extension

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have reached an agreement with ace Clayton Kershaw on a $215 million contract extension that will keep him with the club for seven more years...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 135,746 reads 215 comments

  20. Predicting Value, Impact of Record-Breaking Clayton Kershaw Dodgers Extension

    Widely considered the best pitcher in Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw has won two of the past three National League Cy Young Awards and three straight ERA titles, and he's done so by the age of 25 years old...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 10,145 reads 40 comments

  21. Updates on Clayton Kershaw's Contract Extension Negotiations with Dodgers

    With the arbitration deadline looming, the Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly are doing everything in their power to settle on a long-term deal with superstar pitcher Clayton Kershaw prior to the 1 p...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 17,666 reads 65 comments

  22. 2014 National League MVP: Prematurely Listing the Top 10 Candidates

    With the candidates for the American League MVP Award essentially determined already (Mike Trout, Miguel Cabrera), let’s turn our attention to the National League. The award is wide open this year with no clear favorite standing out...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 9 months ago 2,711 reads 6 comments

  23. Are the Dodgers Saving Their Money for Historic Clayton Kershaw Deal?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers might be big spenders, but they haven't made any major signings so far this offseason...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 9 months ago 13,645 reads 40 comments

  24. Will Kershaw-Greinke or Scherzer-Verlander Be Better Long-Term Pitching Duo?

    Max Scherzer and Clayton Kershaw were named the 2013 AL and NL Cy Young award winners, taking home baseball's most coveted prize among pitchers...

    Josh Schoch Written by Josh Schoch about 10 months ago 1,913 reads 28 comments

  25. Is Clayton Kershaw on His Way to NL Cy Young Award Dynasty?

    Maybe they'll have to rename it the "Clayton Kershaw Award" before long. If not officially, then perhaps colloquially. That's a down-the-road musing that we'll get back to in good time...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 14,859 reads 64 comments