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Frank McCourt, Matt Kemp, Ned Colletti, Dave Stewart. Not pictured: Larry Bowa, Bob Schaefer. photo by Jon SooHoo/Dodgers

Kemp agrees to deal with Dodgers

By signing star outfielder and Triple Crown threat Matt Kemp to an 8-year, $160 million contract, the Dodgers now have a solid nucleus on which the team can build upon for years to come.

Matt Kemp, Rich Dude

The Dodgers signed Matt Kemp to a sentalazing contract this afternoon. Kemp will make $160M over 8 years. Is this a good deal for the Dodgers? I sure hope so. A lot can go wrong in 8 years. Some of the things that should worry Dodgers fans about this contract are Kemp regressing, defense in center field and of course the always unpredictable injury bug. As good as Matt Kemp...

Los Angeles Dodgers & Matt Kemp Announce 8 Year/$160 Million Extension + Analysis

Earlier today, the Los Angeles Dodgers officially announced an 8 year extension with outfielder Matt Kemp for 160 million dollars. The contract had been announced by sources a few days ago, but wasn’t officially confirmed until now. I previously looked at the reported terms and came to the conclusion that it was a solid deal, if not a discount for the Dodgers. As a fan, it’s...

Los Angeles Dodgers sign Matt Kemp to 8-year, $160 million deal

Matt Kemp and the Los Angeles Dodgers staked their futures together Friday, finalizing a $160 million, eight-year contract that matches the seventh-highest deal in baseball history.

Matt Kemp signs $160-million deal with Dodgers

He has the biggest contract in National League history, but the MVP candidate will make only $10 million next season, giving the Dodgers some flexibility.Matt Kemp and Ned Colletti stepped up to a podium at Dodger Stadium on Friday and the general manager laid contract papers in front of the team's star center fielder and said, "You can sign it first."

Dodgers, Kemp finalize 8-year, $160M contract

Matt Kemp and the Los Angeles Dodgers have finalized a $160 million, eight-year contract, matching the seventh-highest deal in baseball history.

At ease, Kemp reclaims elite status

Feeling more comfortable on and off the field, Matt Kemp rebounded from a disastrous 2010 and unleashed one of the great all-around seasons in recent history.

Los Angeles Notes: Kuroda, Wilson, Dipoto, Colletti

Here's the latest from the City Of Angels (And Dodgers).... Ned Colletti wants to bring back Hiroki Kuroda next season, but isn't sure if the Dodgers can afford him or if Kuroda will return to Japan, reports Ramona Shelburne of ESPN Los Angeles.  The Dodgers' major offseason moves could be wrapping up but Jerry Dipoto's first offseason as Angels GM is just...

Transactions Update: November 14-20

It has been a busy week in baseball. We’ve seen the collective bargaining agreement reupped, the Astros sale was approved (along with a move to the American League) and Matt Kemp got a little richer. Sometimes, these things get missed along the way, but we haven’t forgotten these moves. Diamondbacks Re-Sign Aaron Hill Hill has been an enigma over the past several...

My First Allen & Ginter RIP Card and Contest Clarification.

RIP cards in Allen & Ginter fall about one per case, from what I've read. I've never purchased a case, and it will be quite some time before I could even afford to buy a case. In my short time collecting, I've picked up two boxes of Ginter - one in 2010 and one in 2011. The best card I've pulled is a Matt Kemp jersey relic from my '10 box, and it's one...

Jerry Dipoto, Ned Colletti seemingly in different places

Angels General Manager Dipoto has several off-season possibilities and more wiggle room to operate than Dodgers General Manager Colletti, who has a limited budget and already has made big deals.Angels General Manager Dipoto has several off-season possibilities and more wiggle room to operate than Dodgers General Manager Colletti, who has a limited budget and already has made big deals.

Colletti not sure if Kuroda in Dodgers picture

Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti said Friday that he didn't know if it was going to be possible for the club to re-sign right-handed pitcher Hiroki Kuroda.
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