San Francisco Giants: Would you rather have Clayton Kershaw or Madison Bumgarner?

By Danny Vietti
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Jul 3, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw (22) pitches during the seventh inning against the New York Mets at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Regular Season:

Although both have dominated the regular season for a number of years now, Kershaw has been just that much better, as displayed by his three Cy Young Awards. This season, Bumgarner is tied for second in MLB wins with 16 and is making a case for a Cy Young Award aided by his 5-0 record and 1.43 ERA in August.

Nevertheless, until Bumgarner wins just one Cy Young Award, there is no question that Kershaw wins this round.

Round 4: Kershaw

Next: Round 5: Hitting