Clayton Kershaw is a left-handed pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Kershaw was drafted seventh overall in the 2006 Major League Baseball. When he debuted in 2008, he was the youngest player in Major League Baseball. In 2011, he won the pitching Triple Crown and the National League Cy Young Award, becoming the youngest pitcher to accomplish either of these feats since Dwight Gooden in 1985. Kershaw has been named to the 2016 All-Star team and has made his sixth straight opening day start in 2016.