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Clayton Kershaw won't be part of Dodgers bullpen game Sunday
Clayton Kershaw won't be part of Dodgers bullpen game Sunday

If the Dodges have a bullpen game Sunday in their series finale against the Chicago Cubs, Clayton Kershaw won’t be part of it, Manager Don Mattingly said. The Dodgers are expected to use a series of relievers to get through that game, provided they don’t completely exhaust their bullpen Saturday. Asked if Kershaw could pitch an inning Sunday instead of throwing a bullpen session, Mattingly shook his head no. “You guys trying to get rid of me?" Mattingly said. Mattingly laughed and noted that he was close to his off-season residence in Evansville, Ind. Imagining what Dodgers upper management would tell him if he used Kershaw under such circumstances, Mattingly...

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