LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles ace Clayton Kershaw will get the start Monday night as the Dodgers goes for the clinching win in their National League division series against Atlanta.
The Dodgers had been scheduled to start Ricky Nolasco against veteran Freddy Garcia with Los Angeles leading the best-of-five series 2-1.
Kershaw (1-0, 1.29 ERA) will be pitching on short rest after starting the series opener on Thursday.
Kershaw struck out 12 while allowing only three hits as the Dodgers beat the Braves 6-1 in Game 1.

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