Behind an ace and a castoff, Dodgers foil Braves to earn NLCS trip

Tuesday October 8th, 2013
Clayton Kershaw got the start in Game 4 on three days rest and allowed two runs in six innings.
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This time, Atlanta was the foil for the Dodgers, who will now enjoy all the rest they need leading up to Game 1 of the NLCS. As players raced around the field, high-fiving fans, Kershaw found a familiar one in the home clubhouse. He and Koufax embraced, a pair of rubber-armed lefties five decades apart, one who inspired a children's book and the other who stole a page.

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