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Dodgers Rumors: Los Angeles 'trying hard' to trade Matt Kemp

Matt Kemp doesn't want to be traded, but would embrace the idea of a trade if it were to allow him to be an everyday starter for a team in center field, his agent Dave Stewart told Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal earlier last week.Kemp may get his shot, as the Los Angeles Dodgers are "trying hard" to trade the 29-year-old, according to baseball reporter Danny Knobler...
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MLB Trade Rumors: Elvis Andrus, Matt Kemp Contracts Make Trades Difficult

The trade deadline is approaching, and trade talks are heating up. Earlier today, the New York Yankees traded for San Diego Padres third baseman Chase Headley, sending Yangervis Solarte and Rafael De Paula to the Friars. Headley had a sensational 2012 season, but his offensive production has dropped off since then. Two other players that have had star seasons in the not too distant...
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David Price market comes down to Cardinals, Dodgers, Mariners

The Tampa Bay Rays have been listening to trade discussion for star pitcher David Price all season, but the market is finally starting to heat up for him. There are quite a few teams who have made calls and expressed interest in Price, but there are only three teams that are still seriously in the running to acquire him. According to a report from ESPN’s Buster Olney, the St. Louis...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Football and A Quirky Kemp: Too Many Verlanders Spring Giveaway!

I received a nice package in the mail from the legendary Dennis of Too Many Verlanders fame. He held a massive Spring Cleaning Giveaway and had numerous lots up for grabs which would lead to winners of smaller but higher-end lots.I was one of 11 grand prize winners and had the 4th selection of the big prizes. My first choice was long gone but thankfully my number two remained, and...

2010 Allen & Ginter Mini Auto: Matt Kemp, Sans The Gorgeous Frame.

I came across a seller on eBay advertising Allen & Ginter mini autographs. It was quickly apparent that the seller was selling the framed autos which had been removed from their framed homes. I was intrigued, as I love Ginter and love on-card autographs. Add in that mini signatures are quite excellent and all that was left was to determine if the price was fair.Well, as the above...

Agent: Matt Kemp not opposed to trade, wants to play in center

The Los Angeles Dodgers have been dealing with the issue of a crowded outfield all season long, which only worsened when Carl Crawford came off the disabled list last week. That’s why Matt Kemp’s agent, former major league pitcher Dave Stewart, isn’t asking for his client to be traded, but isn’t opposed to the idea, either. Kemp just wants to play everyday, Stewart said...
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Agent: Dodgers' Kemp open to trade if not playing every day

Matt Kemp isn’t asking the Dodgers to trade him. But he isn’t necessarily opposed to the idea, either. The outfielder’s agent, former major-league pitcher Dave Stewart, told FOX Sports on Wednesday that Kemp again wants to be an everyday center fielder, something that isn’t in his immediate future with the Dodgers. “Whatever they want to do we’re favorable to, as long...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kemp Breaks Bat Over Knee After Striking Out

Your browser does not support iframes. Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp was none-to-pleased with his strikeout against the San Diego Padres in the 5th inning; snapping his bat over his knee. Maybe he can give some tips to Bryce Harper. [Holdout Sports] The post Matt Kemp Breaks Bat Over Knee After Striking Out appeared first on Diehardsport.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kemp breaks bat over knee after striking out (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Matt Kemp broke his bat over his knee after striking out in the fifth inning against San Diego.Kemp was batting with two men on and two men out against Padres pitcher Jesse Hahn, but was clearly frustrated after he failed to deliver for the Dodgers with a big swing and a miss on a 2-2 pitch. Kemp did have an...
Via Holdout Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

3 Years a Redemption.

A slew of Matt Kemp redemptions have hit eBay and collectors' mailboxes over the last couple of months, with many dating all the way back to 2011. Dutch recently found one waiting for him, and from the same 2011 Panini Playoff Contenders release comes the below beaut which showed up on my doorstep not too long ago. Numbered 22/99 -- hey, it's a Clayton Kershaw variation 1...
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