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Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, Angels' Mike Trout: Leading men, class acts
Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, Angels' Mike Trout: Leading men, class acts

In those heady days when Barry Bonds was hitting a home run just about every day, visitors would flock to the clubhouse of the San Francisco Giants. You would turn to the right for Bonds, for his entourage, for his oversized lounge chair, and for the Giants employee nervously trying to block reporters and other outsiders from approaching the slugger. You would turn to the left for other players, and their standard-issue chairs, and their detached bemusement. Mike Trout is baseball's best player. Clayton Kershaw is baseball's best pitcher. The local superstars each enter the clubhouse without a posse. They each maintain a locker in the middle of the room, surrounded by...

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