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Clayton Kershaw
Birthdate: 3/19/1988 (26 y, 7 m, 12 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-3/225     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 7, Overall: 7, Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Contract: $215M / 7 Years (2014 - 2020)
RotoWire News: Kershaw will start Game 4 of the NLDS against the Cardinals on Tuesday, according to manager Don Mattingly, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports. (10/6/2014)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Dodgers (R)20110837.013.141.220.00.32969.7 %  1.950.89  
2007Dodgers (A)750202097.112.394.620.46.30272.7 %  2.772.85  
2007Dodgers (AA)1205524.210.586.201.46.22873.9 %  3.655.17  
2008Dodgers (AA)230131161.18.662.790.00.23967.2 %  1.912.27  
2008Dodgers5502221107.28.364.350.92.32075.7 %48.0 %11.6 %4.264.083.911.3
2008Dodgers000202.04.509.000.00.16766.7 %20.0 %0.0 %4.505.137.77 
2009Dodgers8803130171.09.744.790.37.26977.5 %39.4 %4.1 %2.793.083.854.1
2009Dodgers0103213.16.754.732.03.28973.0 %30.8 %15.8 %6.086.325.27 
2010Dodgers131003232204.19.343.570.57.27576.2 %40.1 %5.8 %2.913.123.644.5
2011Dodgers21503333233.19.572.080.58.26978.6 %43.2 %6.7 %2.282.472.846.6
2012Dodgers14903333227.29.052.490.63.26277.9 %46.9 %8.1 %2.532.893.255.4
2013Dodgers16903333236.08.851.980.42.25180.6 %46.0 %5.8 %1.832.392.886.6
2013Dodgers1204423.010.962.740.00.30556.0 %55.2 %0.0 %3.131.532.42 
2014Dodgers (A+)000115.010.801.801.80.100100.0 %  1.804.54  
2014Dodgers (AA)000115.016.203.600.00.46275.0 %  1.800.79  
2014Dodgers21302727198.110.851.410.41.27881.6 %51.8 %6.6 %1.771.812.087.2
2014Dodgers0202212.213.501.422.13.33330.6 %40.0 %25.0 %7.823.681.78 
2015Steamer15903232202.010.102.020.70.28477.6 %  2.522.63 4.8
Total- - -984902112091378.19.442.770.54.27178.3 %45.0 %6.6 %2.482.733.1335.7
Postseason- - -15011851.010.243.181.06.30057.6 %43.2 %12.0 %5.123.463.21 


SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Dodgers (R)201.95108001  37.01442810805108054
2007Dodgers (A)752.772020000  97.14137239305500280134
2007Dodgers (AA)123.6555000  24.2107171310417001129
2008Dodgers (AA)231.911311000  61.1241391913019007259
2008Dodgers554.26222100010107.2470109515111523170100
2008Dodgers004.5020000 02.091110200001
2009Dodgers882.79313000000171.0701119555379141112185
2009Dodgers016.0832000 013.159149937114010
2010Dodgers13102.91323211000204.1848160736613819752212
2011Dodgers2152.28333352000233.1912174665915542351248
2012Dodgers1492.53333322000227.2901170706416635562229
2013Dodgers1691.83333332000236.09081645548115223122232
2013Dodgers123.13440000023.0941811807104028
2014Dodgers (A+)001.8011000  5.0182111100006
2014Dodgers (AA)001.8011000  5.0246210200009
2014Dodgers2131.77272762000198.174913942399310272239
2014Dodgers027.82220000012.25112111132001019
2015Steamer1592.523232  0  202.080816363561645 4  226
Total- - -98492.482112091790101378.15489103541238082424252253111445
Postseason- - -155.121180000051.0213453229618219058

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Dodgers (R)13.141.2210.800.0037.5 %3.5 %34.0 %.2010.89.32969.7 %  0.89
2007Dodgers (A)12.394.622.680.4632.5 %12.1 %20.3 %.1991.25.30272.7 %  2.85
2007Dodgers (AA)10.586.201.711.4627.1 %15.9 %11.2 %.1891.38.22873.9 %  5.17
2008Dodgers (AA)8.662.793.110.0024.5 %7.9 %16.6 %.1760.95.23967.2 %  2.27
2008Dodgers8.364.351.920.9221.3 %11.1 %10.2 %.2611.50.32075.7 %102964.08
2008Dodgers4.509.000.500.0011.1 %22.2 %-11.1 %.1431.50.16766.7 %1071225.13
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Dodgers9.744.792.030.3726.4 %13.0 %13.4 %.1951.23.26977.5 %69753.08
2009Dodgers6.754.731.432.0317.0 %11.9 %5.1 %.2751.58.28973.0 %1501556.32
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Dodgers9.343.572.620.5725.0 %9.6 %15.5 %.2111.18.27576.2 %76823.12
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Dodgers9.572.084.590.5827.2 %5.9 %21.3 %.2040.98.26978.6 %62672.47
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Dodgers9.052.493.630.6325.4 %7.0 %18.4 %.2041.02.26277.9 %67772.89
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Dodgers8.851.984.460.4225.6 %5.7 %19.8 %.1920.92.25180.6 %51662.39
2013Dodgers10.962.744.000.0029.8 %7.5 %22.3 %.2071.09.30556.0 %87421.53
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Dodgers (A+)10.801.806.001.8033.3 %5.6 %27.8 %.1180.60.100100.0 %  4.54
2014Dodgers (AA)16.203.604.500.0037.5 %8.3 %29.2 %.2731.60.46275.0 %  0.79
2014Dodgers10.851.417.710.4131.9 %4.1 %27.8 %.1940.86.27881.6 %50511.81
2014Dodgers13.501.429.502.1337.3 %3.9 %33.3 %.2451.11.33330.6 %2221043.68
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Steamer10.102.025.000.7028.0 %5.6 %22.4 %.2141.03.28477.6 %  2.63
Total- - -9.442.773.410.5426.3 %7.7 %18.6 %.2051.06.27178.3 %65722.73
Postseason- - -10.243.183.221.0627.2 %8.5 %18.8 %.2321.24.30057.6 %138903.46

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2008Dodgers1.5420.7 %48.0 %31.3 %9.5 %11.6 %6.2 %23.1 %4.15913.91
2008Dodgers0.250.0 %20.0 %80.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %7.891807.77
2009Dodgers0.9519.1 %39.4 %41.6 %13.5 %4.1 %5.6 %6.7 %3.95913.85
2009Dodgers0.6320.5 %30.8 %48.7 %21.1 %15.8 %8.3 %0.0 %4.741255.27
2010Dodgers0.9517.8 %40.1 %42.1 %12.4 %5.8 %5.6 %14.3 %3.54913.64
2011Dodgers1.1218.2 %43.2 %38.6 %13.3 %6.7 %8.7 %12.5 %2.80742.84
2012Dodgers1.3819.1 %46.9 %34.0 %12.2 %8.1 %9.9 %4.3 %3.31833.25
2013Dodgers1.4722.7 %46.0 %31.3 %9.5 %5.8 %6.1 %20.0 %2.99762.88
2013Dodgers2.1319.0 %55.2 %25.9 %13.3 %0.0 %6.3 %0.0 %2.23642.42
2014Dodgers1.7719.0 %51.8 %29.2 %13.9 %6.6 %4.9 %12.5 %2.09562.08
2014Dodgers1.0020.0 %40.0 %40.0 %16.7 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %1.36481.78
Total- - -1.2619.5 %45.0 %35.5 %12.2 %6.6 %6.9 %12.5 %3.18793.13
Postseason- - -1.1418.9 %43.2 %37.9 %18.0 %12.0 %5.3 %0.0 %2.85803.21

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2008Dodgers1469563991335272911301859
2008Dodgers14010100141832
2009Dodgers1611707823915170117918513030
2009Dodgers121984120295136231
2010Dodgers21422595281214296125521353390
2011Dodgers2522251063022243121120522643469
2012Dodgers2721971112427231105123522343469
2013Dodgers2781891371817153108114222863428
2013Dodgers32151122108142243385
2014Dodgers2431378919128112483518872722
2014Dodgers121262000869143212
Total- - -156612386791511081121467675801378721367
Postseason- - -575025934018320540860

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2008Dodgers0.05-8.358.40-2.75-0.251.010.890.911.2622-0.610.6510
2008Dodgers-0.14-0.160.02-0.10-0.020.910.600.841.4620.03-0.1801
2009Dodgers2.94-10.6513.5926.802.891.060.950.851.19302.91-0.1500
2009Dodgers-0.38-1.350.97-3.16-0.341.060.970.710.433-0.29-0.0700
2010Dodgers3.25-12.6215.8723.822.461.030.950.871.32312.820.3500
2011Dodgers3.48-13.3816.8634.714.041.000.950.871.32284.12-0.6500
2012Dodgers2.93-13.5016.4330.293.551.020.950.871.07313.12-0.2500
2013Dodgers4.69-12.2516.9445.335.160.990.940.881.10305.25-0.5200
2013Dodgers0.12-1.441.56-0.32-0.030.940.830.870.6640.23-0.1000
2014Dodgers5.47-9.5615.0448.565.270.990.960.860.94215.370.1400
2014Dodgers-0.82-1.720.90-4.64-0.521.200.940.871.002-0.09-0.5900
Total- - -22.81-80.32103.13206.7623.131.010.940.871.1819322.98-0.4810
Postseason- - --1.22-4.663.44-8.21-0.921.030.880.820.8011-0.13-1.0601

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Dodgers71.4% (94.0)0.3% (84.0) 23.0% (73.4)5.3% (85.4)  1.7%
2009Dodgers72.0% (93.9)6.9% (81.2) 16.8% (72.6)4.3% (82.7)  0.9%
2010Dodgers71.6% (92.5)19.6% (81.4) 7.0% (73.2)1.8% (83.6)  1.9%
2011Dodgers65.3% (93.4)25.5% (83.8) 5.4% (73.9)3.8% (82.8)  0.5%
2012Dodgers62.0% (93.2)23.0% (85.5) 11.3% (74.0)3.7% (84.4)  0.5%
2013Dodgers60.7% (92.6)24.4% (85.1) 12.5% (73.7)2.4% (85.2)  0.1%
2014Dodgers55.4% (93.0)29.4% (87.6) 14.3% (74.1)0.9% (88.0)   
Total- - -65.2% (93.2)19.7% (84.6) 12.0% (73.5)3.1% (84.1)  0.7%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Dodgers71.5 % 0.1 %   0.3 %22.7 %  4.8 %  0.1 %
2009Dodgers69.9 %0.4 %0.7 %   6.0 %18.3 %  4.5 %  0.0 %
2010Dodgers70.8 %0.2 %0.4 %   19.6 %6.9 %  1.4 %   
2011Dodgers66.2 %     24.6 %5.3 %  3.7 %   
2012Dodgers62.5 %     22.6 %11.2 %  3.4 %  0.0 %
2013Dodgers60.6 %     24.2 %12.5 %  2.6 %   
2014Dodgers57.5 %    0.1 %27.1 %14.4 %  1.0 %   
Total- - -65.3 %0.1 %0.2 %  0.0 %19.1 %12.1 %  3.0 %  0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Dodgers94.3 85.7   83.673.5  85.4  
2009Dodgers94.082.684.5   81.072.8  82.6  
2010Dodgers92.590.486.1   81.273.2  83.7  
2011Dodgers93.2     83.673.9  82.7  
2012Dodgers93.0     85.473.9  84.1  
2013Dodgers92.5     85.073.7  85.2  
2014Dodgers92.9    90.387.474.0  87.7  
Total- - -93.185.285.2  90.384.473.5  84.0  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-2.1-0.3 1.32.0  -0.16-5.12 0.302.09  
2009Dodgers30.23.3 5.5-3.0  1.401.61 1.10-2.35  
2010Dodgers14.516.2 -2.2-1.5  0.612.48 -0.96-2.48  
2011Dodgers19.822.9 1.33.4  0.882.60 0.682.59  
2012Dodgers25.53.8 10.8-0.5  1.190.47 2.78-0.35  
2013Dodgers37.75.3 11.5-0.6  1.810.63 2.69-0.70  
2014Dodgers19.221.5 7.4-1.9  1.272.69 1.91-7.45  
Total- - -144.872.8 35.6-2.0  1.051.74 1.40-0.30  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Dodgers-2.1 0.2   -0.23.5  2.0  
2009Dodgers30.30.91.1   3.74.5  -2.7  
2010Dodgers16.0-2.10.8   17.5-1.8  0.0  
2011Dodgers22.7     22.61.3  3.0  
2012Dodgers26.3     3.412.1  -0.8  
2013Dodgers39.1     5.411.6  -0.7  
2014Dodgers19.5    0.020.18.2  -1.4  
Total- - -151.8-1.22.1  0.072.439.4  -0.6  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-0.17 21.60   -4.040.88  2.32  
2009Dodgers1.518.855.38   2.140.85  -2.07  
2010Dodgers0.67-41.775.12   2.65-0.77  -0.06  
2011Dodgers0.99     2.660.71  2.36  
2012Dodgers1.22     0.433.11  -0.67  
2013Dodgers1.88     0.652.72  -0.77  
2014Dodgers1.29    -1.162.832.18  -5.54  
Total- - -1.11-8.025.72  -1.161.811.55  -0.10  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Dodgers24.0 %60.0 %41.8 %58.1 %87.5 %79.0 %49.5 %54.7 %8.7 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.6 %
2009Dodgers23.4 %64.0 %43.9 %57.6 %84.1 %77.1 %50.4 %55.6 %10.0 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Dodgers27.8 %61.7 %45.2 %62.3 %82.9 %76.8 %51.5 %60.1 %10.1 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Dodgers33.5 %66.0 %49.2 %59.6 %86.1 %76.8 %48.5 %64.1 %11.1 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Dodgers30.9 %65.2 %46.8 %60.0 %84.9 %76.1 %46.5 %64.5 %11.0 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Dodgers33.3 %65.8 %48.9 %60.9 %84.7 %76.3 %48.2 %65.1 %11.4 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Dodgers37.0 %68.6 %52.8 %55.6 %82.2 %72.9 %50.0 %68.8 %14.1 %
2014Average31.3 %65.6 %46.7 %65.9 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.4 %
Total- - -30.4 %64.7 %47.2 %59.3 %84.5 %76.3 %49.1 %62.5 %11.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Dodgers26.4 %56.9 %41.4 %59.8 %87.4 %78.5 %49.4 %19.7
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Dodgers26.6 %59.3 %42.6 %63.8 %83.3 %77.1 %49.1 %21.3
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Dodgers26.3 %60.4 %44.1 %59.8 %83.3 %76.6 %52.1 %20.8
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Dodgers31.8 %63.2 %48.2 %55.4 %86.6 %76.7 %52.1 %21.3
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Dodgers30.2 %62.2 %46.4 %57.6 %84.6 %75.9 %50.5 %21.1
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Dodgers33.1 %63.7 %48.5 %55.0 %87.0 %76.1 %50.2 %22.4
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Dodgers35.4 %67.9 %52.5 %50.3 %83.7 %73.0 %52.6 %23.0
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -30.1 %62.2 %46.5 %56.9 %85.0 %76.1 %51.0 %21.4

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008DodgersP2221107.21181012101 5   .950 
2009DodgersP3130171.08190002101 6   1.000 
2010DodgersP3232204.15301100000 8   .972 
2011DodgersP3333233.19380001200 14   1.000 
2012DodgersP3333227.29420001100 8   1.000 
2013DodgersP3333236.07271101200 5   .971 
2014DodgersP2727198.18312022201 5   .951 
Total- - -P2112091378.1472055239903 51   .981 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008DodgersP107.20  001              
2009DodgersP171.03  0-21              
2010DodgersP204.13  -103              
2011DodgersP233.13  015              
2012DodgersP227.25  016              
2013DodgersP236.03  004              
2014DodgersP198.12  067              
Total- - -P1378.119  -1627              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012DodgersP227.20.0%      (1)33.3%      (3)0.0%      (1)60.0%     (5)100.0%      (3)100.0%    (24)
2013DodgersP236.00.0%      (1)33.3%      (3)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)94.4%    (18)
2014DodgersP198.10.0%      (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)96.0%    (25)
Total- - -P1378.10.0%      (3)37.5%      (8)50.0%      (4)50.0%     (6)100.0%      (7)97.0%    (67)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Dodgers1.5-0.60.90.212.91.3$5.9 
2009Dodgers5.11.00.01.038.24.1$18.6 
2010Dodgers4.91.0-0.60.441.14.5$18.0 
2011Dodgers7.31.4-0.60.755.86.6$29.6 
2012Dodgers6.81.8-0.41.448.25.4$24.4 
2013Dodgers8.82.5-0.32.254.66.6$32.8 
2014Dodgers7.90.8-0.10.757.27.2$39.9 
Total- - -42.47.8-1.16.7308.035.7$169.1 

  • $215m / 7 Years (2014 - 2020) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 1/15/2014 (Extension)
    • 2014: $4M, 2015: $30M, 2016: $32M, 2017: $33M, 2018: $33M, 2019: $32M, 2020: $33M
    • Signing Bonus: $18M
    • Incentives: $1MM for a Cy Young campaign $500K for landing second or third in the voting.
    • Agent / Agency: Casey Close of Excel Sports Management
    • Originally Reported By: Ramona Shelburne
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: mlbtraderumors.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $19m / 2 Years (2012 - 2013) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 2/17/2012 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2012: $7.5M, 2013: $11M
    • Signing Bonus: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: $2M of 2013 deferred to January 2013.
    • Agent / Agency: JD Smart at Excel Sports
    • Source: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by filihok
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  • 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 7, Overall: 7
    • Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
    • School: Highland Park HS