MLB: NLCS-Los Angeles Dodgers at St. Louis CardinalsIt was a great week for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization and fans as Clayton Kershaw finally agreed on a seven-year, $215 million contract. After another Cy Young season, Kershaw received the richest contract for a starting pitcher in major league baseball history and will look to lead the Dodgers to the World Series.

While the Dodgers have secured Kershaw for the next seven seasons, all the attention now is on signing Japaneses pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. GM Ned Colletti has spoken to Tanaka’s agent close to everday this week and intends to do so until Friday’s 2 p.m. deadline.

Here are the biggest stories from this past week:

Dodgers Nation News

Dodgers, Yankees remain possible destinations for Masahiro Tanaka

Alexander Guerrero lands in Miami after getting his Visa

Dodgers are looking to bring back Michael Young

Clayton Kershaw and Dodgers discussing a 10-year deal

Clayton Kershaw agrees to a seven-year, $215 million deal 

After signing Kershaw, Dodgers remain interested in Tanaka 

MLB approves Time Warner Cable television contract

Expansion of instant replay approved by all 30 MLB teams

Hanley Ramirez’s extension will likely include change to 3B

Ned Colletti remains in contact with Tanaka’s agent 


ICYMI: Here’s where things stand with the Dodgers interest in Masahiro Tanaka

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Dan Duangdao was a contributing writer for Dodgers Nation. Follow him on Twitter @DanDuangdao

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