The Sports Report: Clayton Kershaw speaks about recent controversy

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The Los Angeles Times occasionally sends out promotional material. From Jack Harris: 

Clayton Kershaw stated that he disagreed with the Dodgers' choice to recognize the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence during the team's upcoming Pride Night game, 

And as a result, he spoke with the administration about moving up the timing of his announcement of the club's resumption of Christian Faith and Family Day.

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the Christian event was a yearly fixture on the Dodgers' promotional schedule.

However, Kershaw said in an interview with The Los Angeles Times on Monday at Dodger Stadium that while there were tentative plans for the club to bring the Christian event back this year, 

his announcement of its relaunch last Friday was motivated by the team's intended recognition of the Sisters group.

The timing of our announcement, in my opinion, was accelerated, but I believe we were always going to celebrate Christian Faith Day this year, Kershaw added.