Clayton Kershaw, 'the perfect player'

Kershaw earned some well-deserved praise Saturday night after his second straight scoreless outing to open the season.

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Kershaw's Starling performance

Kershaw retired 17 straight Pirates at one point and has yet to allow a run this season.

Even after trade, Federowicz to start Sunday

The Dodgers will carry three catchers for two games, on Sunday and Tuesday.

Dodgers-Pirates starting lineups

Clayton Kershaw battles A.J. Burnett on the mound Saturday night at Dodger Stadium as the Dodgers host the Pirates in the second game of a three-game series.

Kershaw not just a home run hitter

The Dodgers' co-leader in home runs, it turns out, has also performed adequately on the mound.

Dodgers vs. A.J. Burnett

Burnett leads the National League in strikeouts this season.

Dodgers-Pirates pitching matchups

The Dodgers have won six straight home games against the Pirates and are 28-7 against Pittsburgh at Dodger Stadium dating back to 2003.

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