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2018 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $41 · Overall # 3 · SP # 1 (Tier 1)

Clayton Kershaw

SP, Los Angeles Dodgers

Bats L Throws L
Height 6'4" Weight 228 DOB 1988-03-19 Age 30
Hometown Dallas, TX

Season Projections
Updated Mar 29
SourceGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
Steamer-Fangraphs2929190.015700021835159190582.751.02691.1
Zeile2828189.01660002183414700532.520.96710.7
ZiPS2727179.016600021327137180492.460.92696.4

Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs. Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros. ZiPS projections courtesy of Dan Szymborski.

Position Rankings
RankName5X5Comment
Tier 1
1Clayton Kershaw, LAD$41
2Chris Sale, BOS$37
Tier 2
3Corey Kluber, CLE$35

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News from the Past 90 Days
  • Tue Aug 14 4:06 am
    Kershaw strikes out nine in no-decision

    Clayton Kershaw fanned nine batters over eight innings in a no-decision against the Giants on Monday.

  • Sat Jul 28 12:06 am
    Kershaw does it all in win over Braves

    Clayton Kershaw allowed just one run in a season-high 7 2/3 innings in a 4-1 win over the Braves on Friday.

  • Tue Jul 10 12:06 am
    Kershaw goes six scoreless in win over Padres

    Clayton Kershaw fired six scoreless innings and struck out five in an 8-2 victory over the Padres on Monday.

  • Sat Jun 23 8:06 pm
    Kershaw goes three innings in return

    Clayton Kershaw allowed two runs and five hits over three innings against the Mets in his return from the disabled list Saturday.

  • Fri Jun 22 4:06 pm
    Surprise: Clayton Kershaw returning Saturday

    Clayton Kershaw (back) will return to the Dodgers' rotation Saturday against the Mets.

  • Tue Jun 19 12:06 pm
    Kershaw (back) making rehab start Saturday

    Clayton Kershaw (back) will make a minor league rehab start Saturday for Triple-A Oklahoma City.

  • Mon Jun 18 4:06 pm
    Could Kershaw (back) return this weekend?

    Clayton Kershaw (back) said after getting through a three-inning simulated game Monday that he expects to pitch in a game in five days.

  • Sat Jun 16 4:06 pm
    Kershaw (back) set for sim game, rehab start

    Clayton Kershaw (back) will throw a simulated game Tuesday or Wednesday.

  • Tue Jun 12 8:06 pm
    Kershaw (back) throws bullpen session Tues.

    Clayton Kershaw (back) threw a successful bullpen session on Tuesday.

  • Fri Jun 1 8:06 pm
    Clayton Kershaw (back) out at least a month

    Dodgers' manager Dave Roberts announced Friday that Clayton Kershaw will miss at least a month with his lower back strain.

  • Fri Jun 1 4:06 pm
    Dodgers place Clayton Kershaw (back) on DL

    Dodgers placed LHP Clayton Kershaw on the 10-day disabled list with a lower back strain.

  • Fri Jun 1 4:06 pm
    Clayton Kershaw (back) will be placed on DL

    Clayton Kershaw (back) is headed to the disabled list.

  • Thu May 31 8:06 pm
    Clayton Kershaw (back) headed for MRI

    Clayton Kershaw said his back "tightened up" during Thursday's start against the Phillies.

  • Thu May 31 8:06 pm
    Kershaw (biceps) allows one run in return

    Clayton Kershaw (biceps) surrendered one run on four hits over five innings while taking a no-decision in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Phillies.

  • Thu May 31 4:06 pm
    Dodgers activate Kershaw for Thursday's start

    Dodgers activated LHP Clayton Kershaw from the 10-day disabled list.

  • Sun May 27 12:06 pm
    Clayton Kershaw (biceps) to return Thursday

    Clayton Kershaw (biceps) is expected to rejoin the Dodgers' rotation on Thursday against the Phillies.

  • Sat May 26 8:06 pm
    Kershaw (biceps) throws four sim innings

    Clayton Kershaw (biceps) threw four innings in a simulated game Saturday.

  • Wed May 23 8:06 pm
    Kershaw (biceps) 'feels good' after bullpen

    Clayton Kershaw (biceps) threw an extended bullpen session on Wednesday.

  • Pitching
    SeasonTeamGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
    2008LAD2221107.255001100521091151514.261.50263.1
    2009LAD3130171.08800018591119755532.791.23554.2
    2010LAD3232204.11310000212811601373662.911.18660.0
    2011LAD3333233.1215000248541741566592.280.98865.9
    2012LAD3333227.2149000229631701670642.531.02765.5
    2013LAD3333236.0169000232521641155481.830.92844.1
    2014LAD2727198.121300023931139942391.770.86847.1
    2015LAD3333232.2167000301421631562552.130.88971.0
    2016LAD2121149.01240001721197831281.690.72620.3
    2017LAD2727175.0184000202301362349452.310.95682.7
    2018LAD1919116.16500011520971034312.401.01382.4