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Dodgers mailbag: With Clayton Kershaw injured, should the team acquire Yu Darvish?

Dodgers mailbag: With Clayton Kershaw injured, should the team acquire Yu Darvish?

The Dodgers are 68-31. That translates to a 111-win pace — but who cares.

Who cares, because on Sunday afternoon, Clayton Kershaw went down with a back injury. He exited the game after only two innings. The initial diagnosis was tightness in his lower back, with more clarity to emerge after an MRI and a visit with the team’s back specialist on Sunday night.

Kershaw, though, is headed for the 10-day disabled list, manager Dave Roberts said. There is no exact timetable for his return, and there may be only a vague timetable when the severity of the situation...

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