Dodgers Extend Kershaw
This story originally published on DodgerDiamond.com

Senior Editor
Posted Mar 29, 2013


The Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw have agreed to a contract extension.

According to Mike Petriello of Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness, the Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw have agreed to a contract extension. The extension is believed to be for 8 years and $200 million. This makes Kershaw the first pitcher to receive a $200 million contract. The 25 year old ace has posted a 2.79 ERA and 21.9 WAR over his first 5 seasons in the league. More details and analysis to come.

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