Mets' Matz: 'When You're Facing A Guy Like Kershaw, You've Got To Put Up Zeroes'Steven Matz had one bad inning in his first postseason start, all the leeway Clayton Kershaw needed to keep the Mets from advancing to the NL Championship Series in front of their orange towel-twirling fans.
Dodgers' Ace Kershaw Forces Mets Into Deciding Game 5 On ThursdayClayton Kershaw finally came through in October, just in time to save the Los Angeles Dodgers from another early exit.
Silverman: Memo To The Mets: Get To Kershaw Early Or You May Not All NightClayton Kershaw has been the best pitcher in baseball since the 2011 season, but he's been a mere mortal in the playoffs.
New-Look Mets Largely A Mystery To Dodgers' Game 1 Ace KershawClayton Kershaw isn't sure what to expect from the new-look Mets, whose dramatic transformation in the second half of the season led to an NL East title.
Mets Gearing Up To Face 'Those Two Animals' At Dodger StadiumMichael Cuddyer and the New York Mets are well aware of the challenge ahead. First, they get Clayton Kershaw in Game 1 of the playoffs against the Los Angeles Dodgers. And then, Zack Greinke.
Humiliating! Clayton Kershaw Exposes Far-From-Perfect Mets LineupWith a cleanup hitter batting .170 and the guy behind him hitting only a little bit better, the Mets stood little chance against Clayton Kershaw.
Kershaw Makes Easy Work Of Meek-Hitting Mets, Dodgers Win 3-0Clayton Kershaw pitched a three-hitter, retiring the first 18 batters in his second shutout of the season, as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 3-0 on Thursday night.
Mets' DeGrom Named NL Co-Player Of The WeekJacob deGrom is on quite a roll.
Average MLB Salary Tops $4M For First Time; Yanks 2nd-Biggest SpendersEven before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set.
Keidel: Clayton Kershaw's Hollywood Ending Should Bother EveryoneThere's a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.
Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw Easily Take Home MVP AwardsClayton Kershaw became the first pitcher to win the National League MVP award in nearly a half-century, coasting an easy victory Thursday. Mike Trout was a unanimous pick for the AL honor after finishing second the previous two years.
Dodgers' Kershaw, Indians' Kluber Win Cy Young AwardsLos Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was a unanimous choice for his third NL Cy Young Award, and Cleveland's Corey Kluber edged Seattle's Felix Hernandez to win the AL honor for the first time.