Kershaw being Kershaw

March, 19, 2013
3/19/13
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Earlier this spring, Clayton Kershaw said he was unhappy with his results and that results mattered to him, even in spring training.

But if that raised any concern among Dodgers fans, the worrying can probably cease now. There is nothing wrong with Kershaw's stuff. One scout who saw him recently clocked Kershaw's fastball at 95 mph. Here is what the scout had to say:

"It was like hitters didn't stand a chance, I'm talking about major-league hitters, not kids up for a cup of coffee. He was throwing hard, the ball was moving all over the place. I don't know what he was talking about, based on what I saw."

 

Mark Saxon

ESPNLosAngeles.com
Mark Saxon is a staff writer for ESPNLosAngeles.com. He spent six years at the Orange County Register, and began his career at the Oakland Tribune, where he started an 11-year journey covering Major League Baseball. He has also covered colleges, including USC football and UCLA basketball.

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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Clayton Kershaw
WINS ERA SO IP
21 1.77 239 198
OTHER LEADERS
BAY. Puig .296
HRA. Gonzalez 27
RBIA. Gonzalez 116
RY. Puig 92
OPSY. Puig .863
ERAC. Kershaw 1.77
SOC. Kershaw 239