keyboard_arrow_uptop

We hope you enjoyed Kershaw day, and if you haven't, there are 13 swell articles for you still to enjoy here. Now, I've thought a lot about Clayton Kershaw fun facts in the past week, and I think I've finally settled on my favorite:

The seven relief pitchers who are in or likely to be in the Hall of Fame, along with their stats as relievers:

Now Kershaw, as a starter: 1,375 innings, 2.49 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 3.18 FRA.

Clayton Kershaw, as a starter, is more unhittable in seven innings than a Hall of Fame closer is in one. That's my favorite Clayton Kershaw fun fact.

Thank you for reading

This is a free article. If you enjoyed it, consider subscribing to Baseball Prospectus. Subscriptions support ongoing public baseball research and analysis in an increasingly proprietary environment.

Subscribe now
You need to be logged in to comment. Login or Subscribe
jclarkin316
3/10
This says almost as much about Rivera as it does Kershaw.
edwardarthur
3/10
Not. More. Unhittable. Than. Mariano.