Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw wins Cy Young

Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers won the National League Cy Young Award in a runaway on Thursday, November 17th, 2011.

Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws the ball during the 1st inning of the game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 25, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks off the mound during the 7th inning on his way recording his 21st win of the season during the game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 25, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws the ball during the 8th inning on his way recording his 21st win of the season during the game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 25, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prepares to throw the ball during the 7th inning on his way recording his 21st win of the season during the game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 25, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

FILE: Clayton Kershaw Wins NL Cy Young Award

LOS ANGELES, CA - FILE: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning at Dodger Stadium on September 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Clayton Kershaw was named the National League Cy Young Award winner on November 17, 2011. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)