Could these two be the best 1-2 punch in any rotation ever.
Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke have carried the Dodgers into the playoffs for the past two seasons and are likely to do it again this year. They are exceptional at getting wins and not allowing runs over the past three seasons the two have had 160 starts and only once did either one allow more than 5 runs, and in that time over 44% of the dodgers wins have come with one of those two on the mound because together they have had 73 winning %. they also have had a combined 2.14 ERA. Also one of those two has led the league in ERA in the last five seasons and in 6 of the last seven seasons. Dating back to Greinke's time on other teams. The three other unstoppable duo's I chose to compare them to are Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine of the Braves in the late 90s, as well as the 01-03 D-Back's Johnson and Schilling, and the Dodger's hall of famers Don Drysdale and Sandy Koufax.
Clayton Kershaw won Cy young in 2013 and 2014 as well as MVP in '14, and this year Zack Greinke seems to be well on his way to a Cy Young and if he keeps his unbelievable less than 1.50 ERA for the remainder of this season not only will he be the first player to do so since Bob Gibson in 1968, but he will also be a definite candidate for MVP (his ERA is currently 1.37). I do understand that comparing these two to 3 pairs of pitchers that include 5 hall of famers (Schilling is not but might be elected in the future) is a hard argument to make, but all the arguments I have made here create a pretty good case for these two who in 160 games started have allowed 1 or 0 runs in 56% of them.
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