Clayton Kershaw News Archive
Kershaw, who is in line to start Game 1 of the NLDS on Friday, finished with a 1.77 ERA in 198.1 innings to become the first pitcher in baseball history to win four consecutive ERA titles.
Kershaw will throw a simulated game Sunday afternoon, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.
Kershaw (21-3) led the Dodgers to a National League West-clinching victory over the Giants on Wednesday, allowing one run on eight hits with 11 strikeouts over eight innings.
Kershaw registered his 20th victory of the season Friday afternoon, as he allowed three earned runs on seven hits and three walks while piling up nine strikeouts in a 14-5 rout of the Cubs.
Kershaw tossed eight innings of two-run ball Sunday against the Giants to improve to 19-3.
Kershaw allowed three runs (one earned) on three hits and two walks while striking out eight Padres on Monday for his league-leading 18th win of the season.
Kershaw pitched another gem Tuesday, pitching eight innings of one-run ball against the Nationals to pick up his 17th win of the year, while allowing just three hits and two walks and striking out eight batters.