Found August 07, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
Well, that was fun while it lasted. Before falling to the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Tuesday night the Los Angeles Dodgers managed to compile 15 consecutive road victories, which is the longest road win streak by a National League team since the Cincinnati Reds also won 15 straight in 1957. NL July player of the month Clayton Kershaw drops to 10-7 on the year (photo credit: Scott Rovak/USA TODAY Sports) Fresh off being named the July National League player of the month, Clayton Kershaw took to the mound as Dodger fans had high hopes of their team extending the streak to sweet 16. Kershaw wasn’t as sharp as he had been in his previous starts, managing to last only six innings, striking out five and surrendering two earned runs. Not horrible numbers by any stretch of the imagination, but certainly not up to Kershaw’s standards either. In allowing only two runs, Kershaw managed to contain Cardinal bats just enough, but as was the case earlier in the season, the Dodgers failed to ...
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