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Center fielder Matt Kemp and ace Clayton Kershaw dazzled on a nightly basis for Los Angeles this season. Now they are the Dodgers' two nominees for this year's GIBBY Awards. Kemp for baseball's best player and Kershaw for baseball's best starting pitcher.

Dodgers 2011 Free Agency Outlook

With the free agency period looming for the Dodgers, as the free agency period will commence tomorrow Oct. 30th at 12:01 am. The Dodgers have a whopping ten free agents ready to hit the market, the large task of working to hand long-term extensions to Kemp, Kershaw, and Ethier, and let's not forget the "big bat" Colletti keeps talking about landing, Colletti certainly...

Let's Blame The Guy In A Coma

According to Dodgers attorneys, Dodgers parking lot beating victim Bryan Stow shouldn't have been tangoing around in the first place, according to the Dodgers. Or something like that: An attorney representing the Dodgers and owner Frank McCourt filed a civil complaint against the two men charged in the Opening Day beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow in Los Angeles...

Dodgers Pumped Up Kicks

Seen at Philippe's, October 30, 2011.

Colletti focused on adding big bat -- if he can

If the club's uncertain payroll structure allows, Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti will try to add a slugger, perhaps even one of the biggest fish on the free-agent market.

Kuo has surgery, should be ready for spring

Dodgers reliever Hong-Chih Kuo underwent arthroscopic surgery Friday on his left elbow and the club said he should be ready for Spring Training.

Dodgers' Kuo undergoes surgery

Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Hong-Chih Kuo had arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow Friday.

Dodgers set to name 1st female head athletic trainer in MLB history

The Dodgers are set to make Sue Falsone the first female head athletic trainer in baseball history, according to people familiar with the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity because the move won't be officially announced until next week.

Kershaw, Kemp named Sporting News NL All-Stars

Voted on by 55 members of major league front offices, 26 AL executives and 29 NL executives, Sporting News has released its 2011 AL and NL All-Star teams, presented by Gillette Odor Shield. Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander, chosen as the team's starting pitcher, was the only unanimous selection in the AL. He was joined by teammate Alex Avila at catcher. The New York Yankees...

Kemp, Kershaw named Sporting News All-Stars

Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp and ace starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw on Thursday were named to the Sporting News National League All-Star team, which is voted on by 55 members of Major League front offices.

Giants fan's lawyer criticizes Dodgers attorney

An attorney for San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow has responded to comments made by a lawyer for the Los Angeles Dodgers who suggested Stow might be partly to blame for a brutal attack he received in a Dodger Stadium parking lot on Opening Day.

Trade With My Cardboard Mistress: Troy Tulowitzki, You Dirtbag You! A Tulo Auto, The Bison, and Some Other Guys.

I completed my fifth trade with Adam from the fantastic My Cardboard Mistress. You can find our first four deals here, here, here, and here. I sent a variety of cards Adam's way, hitting up multiple PCs and knocking off some Ginter needs of his. The prize of the deal for me is the absolute beauty you see below.My first Tulo autograph, and it features a relic to boot (#'d...

MLB Diamond Notes: October 31st, 2011

Jose Bautista and Matt Kemp Win Hank Aaron Award. Both Kemp and Bautista were honored this past week with the Hank Aaron Award. This award was first given to players in 1999 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Aaron breaking Ruth’s career home run mark and is intended for the player in each league with the most impressive offensive performance. The MLB-sanctioned award is voted...

October 27, 2011: Kemp Unanimous Pick for NL Stan Musial Award

Bautista holds off Ellsbury in American League There were some outstanding performances this year in Major League Baseball. However, one clearly stood out from the pack. Los Angeles Dodger outfielder Matt Kemp was named the National League Stan Musial Award winner for 2011 in voting held by the Baseball Bloggers Alliance. Kemp received all 15 first place votes and completely dominated...
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