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  1. Kemp launches first homer with PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | San Diego Padres

    It took 12 games and 46 at-bats, but Padres' right fielder Matt Kemp got his first home run as a Padre on Saturday. Kemp, one of general manager A.J. Preller's prized winter acquisitions, jumped on a 0-2 fastball by Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks in the first inning, hitting it well over the fence in left field.

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  2. Bryant's debut in line with superstars past, presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Cubs

    ... wouldn't come until Game 7 for Hammerin' Hank. Game 1 was an unfruitful 0-for-5 in Cincinnati on April 13, 1954. Matt Kemp : In his May 28, 2006, debut for the Dodgers against the Nationals, Kemp did crank out his first base hit. Alas, he, like ...

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  3. Know Your Foe: The Los Angeles Dodgers host the Rockies for the first time in 2015Read the original story

    Friday | Purple Row

    ... infield, adding veterans Howie Kendrick and Jimmy Rollins and trading away Dee Gordon. They also traded outfielder Matt Kemp to the Padres for catcher Yasmani Grandal and a pair of pitching prospects. On the mound, the Dodgers fortified their ...

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  4. How worrisome is Clayton Kershaw's slow start?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    ... of experience, not two games. And his opening-day stumble came against a division opponent with former teammate Matt Kemp hitting against him. However , small tendencies can throw off a pitcher's game, and part of his woes may not be his own fault. ...

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  5. What's in store for Top 100 Prospects still in camp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Washington Nationals

    ... Day nod in center field. He's hit .368/.400/.754 with six homers in 57 at-bats, showing that the decision to trade Matt Kemp to the Padres to make room for Pederson might have been a wise one. 16. Archie Bradley , RHP, D-backs A year ago, Bradley ...

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  6. Upton's late home run sinks former teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Examiner.com

    Before Wednesday night's game with the Diamondbacks, San Diego manger Bub Black talked how the pair of Matt Kemp and Justin Upton were carrying the Padres. How true to this recent history because Upton homered in his second straight game, and his eighth inning bomb off Randall Delgado was the difference Wednesday night.

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  7. Goldy's homer not enough as D-backs fall in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    ... the seats in right. It was Goldschmidt's third homer of the season and the 500th hit of his career. RBI machine: Matt Kemp and Upton, the Padres' 3-4 hitters, might go back and forth on the team RBI lead this season. Kemp drove home the game-tying ...

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  8. Padres top D-backs on Upton's late homerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | San Diego Padres

    ... third homer of the season and the 500th hit of his career. But the D-backs' bats fell flat afterward. RBI machine: Matt Kemp and Upton, the Padres' 3-4 hitters, might go back and forth on the team RBI lead this season. Kemp drove home the game-tying ...

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  9. Arizona falls to Padres, 5-1, but Hellickson shows promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Herald

    ... but got two groundouts to strand him. Hellickson was lifted after allowing a two-out triple in the seventh by Matt Kemp, his second hit of the game. Despite the loss, the Diamondbacks have won five of their last seven against the Padres and are 7-5 ...

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  10. Padres beat Diamondbacks, 5-1, behind Despaigne's pitchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | El Paso Times

    ... couldn't crack the code I guess, today. So give him credit." The Padres went ahead 5-1 in the seventh inning when Matt Kemp tripled, his second hit of the game, and scored on a wild pitch. Justin Upton's fifth-inning home run into the second deck of ...

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  11. Padres beat Diamondbacks, 5-1, behind Despaignea s pitchingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KDWN

    ... the 90s as he kept Arizona guessing at what would come next. The Padres went ahead 5-1 in the seventh inning when Matt Kemp tripled, his second hit of the game, and scored on a wild pitch. Justin Upton's fifth-inning home run into the second deck of ...

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  12. 3 Biggest Takeaways for the Los Angeles Dodgers Following MLB Opening WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BleacherReport

    ... The Dodgers are going to need Adrian Gonzalez to hold down the middle of the lineup more than ever now that Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez are gone. He's recorded a hit in every game this season, including five home runs during the season-opening ...

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  13. Myers learning to take charge in center fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | San Diego Padres

    On Tuesday, Wil Myers played in just his 17th career game in center field, which means he is still getting used to the position -- the routes, the angles, how the ball comes off the bat, etc. Myers, 24, is still getting accustomed to working next to veteran Justin Upton and Matt Kemp , including knowing when to take charge and when to defer to them.

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  14. Rookie watch: Minding your clichesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... of the best baseball movie out there. The pending arrival of the 22-year-old Pederson allowed the Dodgers to shop Matt Kemp to the Padres and has now pushed Andre Ethier to the bench. So far, so good for the Dodgers' new center fielder. He's ...

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  15. Dodgers Offense: There's Never Been a Doubt in Alex Guerrero's MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... 6-5 in 10 innings. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Hey Alex! With all the hoopla surrounding the Matt Kemp trade, the flurry of offseason roster moves by the new front office, the early season injuries and spotlight on rookie Joc ...

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  16. Cashner has better stuff, still loses to D-Backs 8-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Albany Times Union

    San Diego Padres' Matt Kemp is out at third as Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb applies the tag during the eighth inning of a baseball game Monday, April 13, 2015, in San Diego. Kemp was trying to go from first to third on a single by Justin Upton.

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  17. 5 Biggest Overreactions for Los Angeles Dodgers After First Week of 2015 MLB SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Rant Sports

    ... acquiring players like Jimmy Rollins and Howie Kendrick while getting rid of players such as Dee Gordon and Matt Kemp. Since the team hasn't started off great, these trades could be called into question. But more games need to be played before those ...

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  18. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Diego Padres: Series Preview #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Venom Strikes

    ... to continue their momentum on the road against the San Diego Padres. The key to this series will be shutting down Matt Kemp and ex-Diamondback Justin Upton. Kemp is leading the Padres in hitting with a .367 average and 11 hits through the first 7 ...

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  19. Dodgers call on David Huff to make spot start TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... optioned will be eligible to be called back up. Joe Wieland, the right-hander who came to the Dodgers in the Matt Kemp trade, starts Monday for Oklahoma and could be called up to take Ryu's regular turn after Tuesday. On Sunday, Mattingly said he ...

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  20. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Diego Padres: Game Info, TV, LineupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Venom Strikes

    ... begin a three game series against the newly retooled San Diego Padres. Justin Upton is back in the division, and Matt Kemp is now in Padre blue instead of Dodger blue. Hopefully the Diamondbacks can take advantage of not having to see Tyson Ross or ...

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