Classy Clayton shows poise in collapse

Kershaw's solid pitching will get lost in the Dodgers' tough loss to the Yankees

Updated: June 28, 2010, 1:20 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw should have been slamming his helmet against the wall or breaking a bat in disgust or cursing out everyone in sight. Yet there he stood, in the hallway leading to the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse, dressed in a blue sweater, black slacks and dress shoes.

As he put his backpack over his shoulders, reporters filed into Joe Torre's office to ask the Dodgers' manager how his team squandered a 6-2 lead in the ninth inning to the New York Yankees, who went on ...

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