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Dodgers OF Matt Kemp might open season in starting lineup

Kemp lost 40 pounds in the offseason and has been the surprise of the Dodgers' spring training, possibly earning him a spot as a starter.
Via Sporting News
22 hours ago

Dave Roberts Doesn’t View Matt Kemp Solely As Platoon Player In Left Field

With their abundance of depth over recent seasons, the Los Angeles Dodgers have been afforded the luxury of utilizing...
Via Dodger Blue
1 day ago

Kemp receives praise, seen as more than platoon

Dave Roberts wouldn't bite when asked if Matt Kemp had the club made, but his words of praise matched his actions of the lineup when asked if Kemp has shown he's more than a platoon player.
1 day ago

Matt Kemp shows Chan Ho Park his kicking technique, gets clowned on by Andrew Toles

The Matt Kemp rehabilitation tour of 2018 continues with a gif of him at the Dodgers facility with Chan Ho Park with Kemp enthusiastically re-enacting Park’s fight with one Tim Belcher. M-V-P M-V-P M-V-P Bonus clip of Andrew Toles clowning on him. Gotta keep up with these youngsta’s! @andrew_toles steady roasting! #Dodgers #BackstageDodgers A post …
Via Dodgers Digest
2 days ago

Matt Kemp Felt ‘Jealous’ Watching 2017 World Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers did something last season they hadn't in nearly three decades, as they defeated the Chicago...
Via Dodger Blue
2 days ago

Matt Kemp Has ‘Learned A Lot’ From Justin Turner

The Los Angeles Dodgers surprised many with their trade for Matt Kemp this past offseason, assuming the remainder...
Via Dodger Blue
4 days ago

Alex Anthopoulos on Jays tenure, Braves future

Current Braves and former Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos joined’s Mark Feinsand for a wide-ranging podcast chat. It’s a great listen in full for fans of either of those organizations or anyone interested in learning more about Anthopoulos’s path in the game.Anthopoulos opened up on some key elements of his time in Toronto now that a few years have passed. He served as GM there...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kemp has reportedly lost more than 40 pounds during offseason

The Los Angeles Dodgers were not originally expected to keep Matt Kemp after they reacquired him as part of a salary dump earlier in the offseason, but perhaps the veteran outfielder’s new commitment to fitness has led to a change of heart.Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday that he expects to see improvements in Kemp’s defense in 2018 because he’s in better shape. How much...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 13, 2018  |  Discuss

Dodgers receiving minimal trade interest in Matt Kemp

When the Dodgers recently pulled off a big-contract swap with the Braves that improved the team’s luxury tax accounting, they ended up with former star outfielder Matt Kemp. It remains difficult to see Kemp ending up on the Dodgers’ Opening Day roster, but the team is also finding little interest in the veteran from other organizations, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag.Indeed,...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
December 19, 2017  |  Discuss

The Dodgers acquire Matt Kemp

Old friend alert!MLB’s Winter Meetings have come and gone, but obviously the offseason is far from over. We’ve seen middle relievers signing left and right, plus a couple of minor trades here and there. But on Saturday, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves got together.The the Dodgers shed some salary and brought back a familiar face in the process. A two-time All-Star with...
Via The Sports Post
December 16, 2017  |  Discuss

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