Found July 18, 2012 on Fox Sports West:
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LOS ANGELES With one ferocious swing, Matt Kemp erased all of the frustration that had built up in him since his amazing start this season was curtailed by a damaged hamstring. At least it looked that way. "Well, I'm not sure about that," said a smiling Kemp, whose two-run, 419 foot blast into the right field stands off Jonathan Papelbon gave the Dodgers a 5-3, 12-inning win over the Philadelphia Phillies. "But I knew that I needed to do something big. It felt good to help my team win, and to do it at that moment. "It had been a long time." Nearly eleven weeks, in fact, since Kemp hit his last homer on April 28 against Washington. In measure of games, it was only seventeen, but that's not the way the Dodgers' leader looks at things. "We needed that (badly)," he said, knowing how much the Dodger offense revolves around his production. "I've hit a couple balls hard that haven't gone out since I've been back, and I ju...
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