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  1. Mock Draft Army NL-only Draft AnalysisRead the original story

    19 min ago | FakeTeams

    ... some thought to drafting Starling Marte and Nolan Arenado there, but since I have been backing Padres outfielder Matt Kemp all offseason, I had to take him there. I took Kemp with my second round pick in the Baseball Prospectus 15 team mixed experts ...

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  2. Oft-injured Carl Crawford wants to be Dodgers' feel-good story in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Tampa Bay Rays. He said he feels a greater responsibility to remain on the field because of the departures of Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez. When Crawford was on the field last season, he certainly looked capable, batting .300, stealing 23 bases ...

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  3. Jimmy Rollins: Mets' future "looks pretty bright"Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... in a trade with the Phillies in December, sending away pitchers Zach Eflin (acquired from the Padres in the Matt Kemp trade) and Tom Windle. Rollins finished the 2014 season with a respectable .243/.323/.394 slash line along with 17 home runs, 55 ...

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  4. RF Matt Kemp confident about new-look Padres being contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    Matt Kemp stood up from his locker, navy blue hoodie covering his head and began signing the nursery rhyme, "Rain, Rain, Go Away." Aside from Saturday's gray skies and precipitation in the forecast all weekend, San Diego's new right fielder is loving his new life that is taking him a couple of hours farther south in Southern California with the Padres.

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  5. Grandal catching on quickly at Dodgers campRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Dodgers

    Camp Boomer, presided over by Dodgers coach Steve "Boomer" Yeager, just opened, but newcomer Yasmani Grandal -- the centerpiece in the Matt Kemp trade with the Padres -- already has opened eyes. "I like what I see and what I hear from him," Yeager said.

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  6. Dodgers" Gonzalez aims to remain in top formRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    ... you create bad habits." Gonzalez" s ability to produce consistently is vital for the Dodgers, who no longer have Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez. Manager Don Mattingly is mindful that Gonzalez will turn 33 in May and said he will take measures to ...

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  7. Dodgers' Position-by-Position Breakdown at 2015 Spring TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    ... postseason defeat. This analytic-minded duo wasted little time revamping the roster, trading away fan favorites Matt Kemp and Dee Gordon while allowing Hanley Ramirez to walk via free agency in an effort to improve defense, chemistry and financial ...

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  8. Fantasy OF preview: Get ready to pay upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sporting News

    ... as one of the most consistent power/speed options in the game. Other top power/speed threats include Carlos Gomez, Matt Kemp, Ryan Braun, Carlos Gonzalez and Justin Upton. If you're looking for someone to compete with Stanton's power, it's Jose ...

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  9. 5 Most Meaningful Spring Training Position BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    ... kind of position uncertainty hovering over their spring camp, these are the five most important. The trading of Matt Kemp was supposed to clear this thing up, but the defending National League West champions are right back where they were last ...

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  10. Baseball is backRead the original story

    Thursday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... In the hitting department, both teams added big bats with Chicago signing Melky Cabrera and San Diego scoring Matt Kemp in a trade with the Dodgers. Kemp, who is known for his power, may have to reinvent himself at Petco Park, a pitcher's ballpark, ...

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  11. Andre Ethier Still An Option For The Seattle Mariners?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SoDo Mojo

    October 3, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Andre Ethier before playing against the St. Louis Cardinals in game one of the 2014 NLDS playoff baseball game at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Many people thought that the Los Angeles Dodgers rid themselves of their crowded outfield situation when they traded Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres this winter.

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  12. Ranking the Cactus League teams from best to worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Arizona Republic

    Perhaps no team had more turnover than the Dodgers, and yet L.A. is arguably better for it. Gone are centerfielder Matt Kemp and middle infielders Hanley Ramirez and Dee Gordon, but stepping in for them are Jimmy Rollins , Howie Kendrick and top prospect Joc Pederson.

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  13. Andre Ethier wants to start _ for Dodgers or someone elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Erie Times News

    ... after he was injured May 27. Los Angeles acquired Heisey from Cincinnati on Dec. 2, then traded star outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego nine days later. The 22-year-old Pederson is one of the team's top prospects, and his power was evident in hitting ...

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  14. Andre Ethier wants to start _ for Dodgers or ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... after he was injured May 27. Los Angeles acquired Heisey from Cincinnati on Dec. 2, then traded star outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego nine days later. The 22-year-old Pederson is one of the team's top prospects, and his power was evident in hitting ...

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  15. How A.J. Preller ruined BA's prospect bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller, left, talks alongside San Diego Padres outfielder Matt Kemp during a news conference introducing Kemp as part of the baseball club Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in San Diego. The Padres deal for the former the Los Angeles Dodger was the first of three big deals by the new Padres general manager, who also has added outfielder Wil Myers, the 2013 AL Rookie of the Year, from Tampa Bay and All-Star catcher Derek Norris from Oakland.

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  16. 30 MLB standouts on new teams this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alabama Live

    ... Athletics in December. Samardzija is under contract through the 2015 season. (AP Photo/John Locher) Outfielder Matt Kemp was traded to the San Diego Padres by the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 5-player deal in the offseason. Kemp is under contract ...

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  17. Retooled Dodgers aiming for third consecutive NL West crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Arizona Republic

    ... are actually paying less than last year for players on their roster; they kicked in money to trade outfielder Matt Kemp and starter Dan Haren and swallowed even more when releasing reliever Brian Wilson. They got another incredible season from ...

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  18. MLB rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CBS Sports

    ... with the Los Angeles Dodgers but possibly somewhere else, if he can't start there. Even though the Dodgers traded Matt Kemp in December, they still have too many expensive outfielders. Carl Crawford appears to be the leader in left field, Yasiel ...

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  19. Like a a rock star,a GM a.J. Preller has remade PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and while Billy Beane was in Oakland, doing Billy Beane things, Preller was winning baseball's Hot Stove season. Matt Kemp, Justin Upton, Wil Myers,Will Middlebrooks, Derek Norris and James Shields all became San Diego Padres - and that's just a ...

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  20. Andre Ethier is hoping for a starting job in Dodgers' crowded outfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Dylan Hernandez ) There still might not be a place for him in the lineup, even after an off-season trade that sent Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres. Yasiel Puig is projected to start in right field, with Carl Crawford in left and rookie Joc ...

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