LA Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw wins NL Cy Young Award

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA OCOTBER 7, 2013-Dodgers Clayton Kershaw makes a pitch against the Braves in the 1st inning in game 4 of the National League Division Series in Los Angeles Sunday. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times)

LOS ANGELES —

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw won his second National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, joining Sandy Koufax as the only pitchers in franchise history to receive the honor more than once.

Kershaw got 29 of the 30 first-place votes. He won in 2011 and finished second last year.

He led the major leagues in earned-run average for the third consecutive season, joining Greg Maddux (1993-95) and Koufax (1962-66) as the only pitchers to accomplish the feat.

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