Clayton Kershaw feels ‘100 percent’ following bullpen session as Dodgers return looms

Sidelined since late June withaherniated disk in his back, three-time Cy Young award winner Clayton Kershaw could join the contendingDodgers sooner rather than later.Following a bullpense sion Saturday in Cincinnati, Kershaw told reporters he felt100 percent and plans to throwanother se sionTuesday in Los Angeles.MORE: Best pitcher names Mark Lowe Jersey of the last 100 yearsKershaw (11-2, 1.79 ERA) stillneeds to work on his stamina, which undoubtedly has faded in his time on the DL since he last pitched onJune 26.While Aug. 27 is the earliest po sible date the is eligible to come back,Dodgers manager Dave Roberts suggested Thursday that the southpawwould needmultiple rehabilitation starts.We feel that there’s time for Clayton to make a couple, two, three starts for us,Roberts said, via theLos Angeles Times.MORE: Rangers sign former All-Star Carlos GomezThe Dodgers Fernando Valenzuela Jersey enter Saturday’s matchup with the Reds trailing the San FranciscoGiants in the NL West by a half game. They currently hold the top wild-card spot by twogames over theCardinals.