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Obviously I’m passionate about baseball, and I love it,” Clayton said. ” Clayton’s passion has made him a star on and off the baseball field. 79) Pitched in 22 games for the Los Angeles Dodgers Pitched in 13 games for the Jacksonville Suns Pitched in five games for the Jacksonville Suns Pitched in 20 games for the Great Lakes Loons Pitched in 10 games for the Gulf Coast League Dodgers Chosen by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the MLB draft Had a perfect record of 13–0 as a senior at Highland Park High School 29 Glossary ace: the top pitcher on a baseball team catcher: the player behind home plate who catches throws from the pitcher center: the player on a football team who hands the ball to the quarterback at the beginning of each play division: a group of teams that play against one another.
Com/home The official Major League Baseball website provides fans with game results, statistics, schedules, and biographies of players. c_id=la The official website of the Los Angeles Dodgers includes the team schedule and game results, biographies of Clayton Kershaw and other players and coaches, and much more. com The Sports Illustrated Kids website covers all sports, including baseball. Expand learning beyond the printed book. com. 31 Index Baseball America, 16 Ellis, A. , 27 Great Lakes Loons, 20 Gulf Coast League Dodgers, 20 Honeycutt, Rick, 21 Hope’s Home, 25–26, 28 Jacksonville Suns, 20, 21 Johnson, Skip, 15–16 Kershaw, Chris (father), 9, 11 Kershaw, Clayton: awards, 24, 26–27; charity work, 25–26, 28; childhood, 10–11; high school years, 12–13, 15–16; minor-league career, 19–21; MLB games, 4–8, 21–22; training, 15–16 Kershaw, Ellen (wife), 18, 23–26, 28 Kershaw, Marianne (mother), 9, 11 Los Angeles Dodgers, 4–5, 7, 18–19, 21–22, 27 Major League Baseball (MLB) draft (2006), 17–18 Stafford, Matthew, 10, 13 Photo Acknowledgments The images in this book are used with the permission of: © Victor Decolongon/Getty Images, pp.
Long Ball: The Legend and Lore of the Home Run. Minneapolis: Millbrook Press, 2006. com/home The official Major League Baseball website provides fans with game results, statistics, schedules, and biographies of players. c_id=la The official website of the Los Angeles Dodgers includes the team schedule and game results, biographies of Clayton Kershaw and other players and coaches, and much more. com The Sports Illustrated Kids website covers all sports, including baseball. Expand learning beyond the printed book.