Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that Clayton Kershaw will start Game 4 of the National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves.
Kershaw struck out 12 and scattered just a run on three hits over seven dominant innings in Los Angeles' 6-1 Game 1 win.
The Dodgers had originally tabbed Ricky Nolasco as the Game 4 starter. He surrendered 19 runs over 12 innings in his last three starts of the year.
Los Angeles can advance to its first National League Championship Series since 2009 with a victory.
Zack Greinke would start a potential Game 5.