Posted November 03, 2011 on
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Louisville Slugger today announced that outfielder Matt Kemp won his second-career Silver Slugger Award. The awards were handed out in a special hour-long telecast on MLB Network. After winning a Rawlings Gold Glove Award the day before , Kemp became the first-ever Dodger to take home both a Gold Glove and Silver Slugger in multiple seasons after also doing so in 2009.
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Matt Kemp said Thursday that he was uncertain about how the Dodgers' pending ownership change would affect his future in Los Angeles.
Kemp will be eligible for free agency at the end of next season. General Manager Ned Colletti went into the off-season saying one of the Dodgers' top priorities this winter would be to sign Kemp to a long-term contract extension.
The outfielder isn't sure how the looming ownership change will affect his contract negotiations but says he wants to remain in L.A.Matt Kemp is uncertain about his future with the Dodgers, but right now that doesn't make him different from any of the team's other employees.
The stream of hardware continued on Wednesday for Matt Kemp, who received his second Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger Award as one of the three best hitting outfielders in the National League.
Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp took time out from an offseason of collecting awards Thursday to talk about some really big awards he still might collect.
Matt Kemp hasn't started recruiting close friend, and free agent, Prince Fielder to join the Dodgers -- yet.
Matt Kemp leads Clayton Kershaw, 6-4, in their postseason awards competition, with the big announcements of National League Most Valuable Player and Cy Young still to come.
Center fielder, who also won one in 2009, is joined by right fielder Andre Ethier and pitcher Clayton Kershaw among National League winners. Angels shortstop Erick Aybar is a recipient in the American League.Clayton Kershaw said he was surprised. Andre Ethier said he was shocked.
They become the first trio from the Dodgers to win NL Gold Gloves in the same year. Angels shortstop Erick Aybar also takes home the honor.NEW YORK -- Clayton Kershaw, Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier became the first trio of Los Angeles Dodgers to win NL Gold Gloves in the same year, while Adrian Gonzalez, Dustin Pedroia and Jacoby Ellsbury became the first three Red Sox in 32 seasons...
The 2011 awards season has begun and is kicked off with today’s announcement of the annual Gold Glove winners, which is given to the top defensive players at each position. This year’s honorees is highlighted by trios from the Los Angeles Dodgers, with Matt Kemp (CF) Andre Ethier (RF) and Clayton Kershaw (P) receiving the [...]
Clayton Kershaw, Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier became the first trio of Los Angeles Dodgers to win NL Gold Gloves in the same year, and Adrian Gonzalez, Dustin Pedroia and Jacoby Ellsbury became the first three Red Sox in 32 seasons to win the AL honor together.