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Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw puts in predictable performance in win
Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw puts in predictable performance in win

Returning to the place where he pitched what was arguably the worst game of his career, Clayton Kershaw became baseball's first 16-game winner Wednesday night. As expected. Kershaw limited the Arizona Diamondbacks to one unearned run over eight innings in a 3-1 victory that sealed the sweep of a two-game set at Chase Field. The Dodgers remained five games ahead of the second-place San Francisco Giants in the National League West. Considering Kershaw's history, what unfolded was entirely predictable. He rarely follows a disappointing start with another. He seems to be motivated by unpleasant memories rather than be haunted by them. Kershaw's last start here, on May...

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