Dickey edged for ERA title

October, 3, 2012
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Clayton Kershaw won the NL ERA title, while R.A. Dickey led the league in strikeouts and Gio Gonzalez had a league-high 21 wins.
MIAMI -- Clayton Kershaw limited the San Francisco Giants to one run on three hits in eight innings on Wednesday night to finish the season with a 2.53 ERA, best in the National League. R.A. Dickey will finish second in that category, at 2.73.

Kershaw also posted eight strikeouts, giving him 229 for the season. That fell one shy of Dickey's league-leading 230.

Washington's Gio Gonzalez led the NL with 21 wins.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Bartolo Colon
WINS ERA SO IP
10 3.88 106 141
OTHER LEADERS
BAD. Murphy .295
HRL. Duda 19
RBIL. Duda 60
RD. Murphy 62
OPSL. Duda .864
ERAJ. Niese 3.23
SOZ. Wheeler 125