PITTSBURGH -- The last we heard anything about
Well, it looks as if Kershaw and the
Exactly how close the two sides are remains unknown, but Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports is reporting they are “making progress” on a seven-year contract extension. Citing unnamed major league sources, Rosenthal is reporting the potential deal would be worth more than the record $180-million contract
Dodgers General Manager
Kershaw will be eligible for salary arbitration next season. He will be eligible for free agency after the 2014 season. The Dodgers figure to want him locked up before he hits the open market.