Opening Day Home Runs – Clayton Kershaw Edition

Clayton Kershaw allowed his first Opening Day home run in seven OD starts. San Diego’s Ryan Schimpf took Kershaw long in the Dodgers victory.

In Kershaw’s Opening Day Starts – He has allowed one HR

 
Rk Date Tm Opp Rslt App,Dec IP H R ER BB SO HR UER Pit Str
1 2017-04-03 LAD SDP W 14-3 GS-7, W 7.0 2 2 1 0 8 1 1 84 61
2 2016-04-04 LAD SDP W 15-0 GS-7, W 7.0 1 0 0 1 9 0 0 96 61
3 2015-04-06 LAD SDP W 6-3 GS-6 6.0 6 3 3 2 9 0 0 99 68
4 2014-03-22 LAD ARI W 3-1 GS-7, W 6.2 5 1 1 1 7 0 0 102 73
5 2013-04-01 LAD SFG W 4-0 SHO, W 9.0 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 94 65
6 2012-04-05 LAD SDP W 5-3 GS-3 3.0 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 39 25
7 2011-03-31 LAD SFG W 2-1 GS-7, W 7.0 4 0 0 1 9 0 0 96 65
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In Kershaw’s Opening Day Starts – He has hit one HR

Kershaw hit it off George Kontos of the Giants

 
Rk Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO
1 2017-04-03 LAD SDP W 14-3 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2 2016-04-04 LAD SDP W 15-0 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
3 2015-04-06 LAD SDP W 6-3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
4 2014-03-22 LAD ARI W 3-1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
5 2013-04-01 LAD SFG W 4-0 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
6 2012-04-05 LAD SDP W 5-3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 2011-03-31 LAD SFG W 2-1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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Home Runs allowed by Clayton Kershaw to lefties 2016-17

He’s now allowed two. Anthony Rizzo last season and Schimpf this season.

 
Name PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO
Anthony Rizzo 6 5 2 1 0 1 1 1 0
Ryan Schimpf 3 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
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