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  1. Clayton Kershaw

    Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw Pitches at Historic Levels 

    After hurling to perfection into the seventh inning, the three-time Cy Young winner held on to the shutout to topple the Mets 3-0 yesterday. He became the first player ever to have three straight starts without allowing a run — while striking out 10 and walking none. Kershaw has thrown 29 consecutive scoreless innings, compared to teammate Zach Greinke’s 43 and two-thirds. L.A. is unsurprisingly atop their division, but with Greinke awaiting his child’s birth, today’s pitching duties fall to rookie Ian Thomas.

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