Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his generation

Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Tampa Bay Rays v Los Angeles Dodgers Tampa Bay Rays For as omnipresent as Clayton Kershaw has been in the national baseball picture during his career, Dodgers right-hander Walker Buehler could be an even greater October fixture by the end of his time in Los Angeles.Buehler is up to 61 1/3 career playoff innings pitched after six frames of one-run ball Friday in Game 3 of the World Series. When Kershaw was Buehler's age, he夜网论坛'd tossed 37 2/3 postseason innings. At 26, Buehler already has World Series master classes in two different seasons (he went seven scoreless in Game 3 of the 2018 Fall Classic). His career playoff ERA is 2.35. His 10-strikeout performance in a 6-2 win over the Rays might have been his most memorable high-stakes showing to date, and one that sets the Dodgers up well to finally end their championship drought.Tampa Bay hitters whiffed on 18 of their 52 swings against Buehler. They didn't record a hit until the fifth inning, when the Dodgers already held a big lead. If the Rays manage to push the World Series to Game 7, then they would have to meet the skinny Vanderbilt product again in a matchup that clearly wi[......]

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