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NLDS Game 1 GameThread: Los Angeles Dodgers At Atlanta Braves

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The (92-70) Los Angeles Dodgers are in Atlanta tonight for the first game of the NLDS with the (96-66) Braves. Tonight in Turner Field it's Clayton Kershaw vs Kris Medlen in Turner Field in Game 1. Any way both teams can lose?

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Los Angeles Dodgers
@ Atlanta Braves

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013, 8:37 PM EDT
Turner Field

Clayton Kershaw vs Kris Medlen

Mostly clear. Winds blowing from right to left field at 1-5 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 70.

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Kris Medlen

#54 / Pitcher / Atlanta Braves

5-10

190

B

R

Oct 07, 1985



W-L G GS CG SHO SV BS IP H R ER HR BB K ERA WHIP
2013 - Kris Medlen 15-12 32 31 0 0 0 0 197.0 194 77 68 18 47 157 3.11 1.22


Clayton Kershaw

#22 / Pitcher / Los Angeles Dodgers

6-3

215

L

L

Mar 19, 1988



W-L G GS CG SHO SV BS IP H R ER HR BB K ERA WHIP
2013 - Clayton Kershaw 16-9 35 33 3 2 0 0 236.0 164 55 48 11 52 232 1.83 .92

• NLDS Game 1 GameThread: Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves - The (96-66) NL East Champion Atlanta Braves were 5-2 against the NL West-leading (92-70) Los Angeles Dodgers this season, sweeping LA in a three-game set in Turner Field in mid-May and splitting a four-game set in Dodger Stadium in early June. Braves' right-hander Kris Medlen is (3-0) in eight games, three career starts and 29 1/3 IP against the Dodgers heading into tonight's game, with a 1.23 ERA, five walks (1.53 BB/9) and 25 Ks (7.67 K/9) against LA. Clayton Kershaw has a 2.45 ERA, 10 walks (3.07 BB/9) and 35 Ks (10.74 K/9) in four starts and 29 1/3 IP against Atlanta in his career. Game Time: 8:30 PM EDT from Atlanta...