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Dodgers make it six straight as Clayton Kershaw edges Braves, 2-1
Dodgers make it six straight as Clayton Kershaw edges Braves, 2-1

That probably wasn’t real fair. The Dodgers are on their first actual hot streak of the season and then send Clayton Kershaw to the mound. The results were somewhat predictable, even if Atlanta starter Julio Teheran pitched nearly as well as Kershaw. But these days you have to be on the absolute top of your game if you expect to beat Kershaw, who pitched the Dodgers to 2-1 victory over the Braves before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 51,163 for a three-game sweep. The victory was the Dodgers' sixth straight and increased their lead in the National League West over the idle Giants to 3 1/2 games. The Dodgers scored solo runs in the first and third, and then turned it over to...

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