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  1. PADRES: Projection systems not high on team for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Press-Enterprise

    is Matt Kemp, who is ranked No. 69. By comparison, the Dodgers and Giants both have four players ranked before Kemp's number comes up, the Diamondbacks have three, and the Rockies have two. Fangraphs makes similar judgments, ranking the Padres in the ...

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  2. Phillies Top 10 Prospects: #8 - Zach EflinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... sent Eflin, Joe Wieland , and Yasmani Grandal to the Dodgers in exchange for a package led by former all-star Matt Kemp . The Dodgers then flipped Eflin to the Phils in the Rollins deal. The Friars' supplemental first round pick in the 2012 MLB ...

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  3. Giancarlo in Dodger Blue??Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | True Blue LA

    ... of his career. Stanton would also simply be the first TRUE power hitter donning Dodger blue in quite a long time. Matt Kemp has just got nothing on him. Neither did Jeff Kent. Manny Ramirez's "juice-induced" brilliant 2nd half doesn't quite count. ...

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  4. Yankees' Bird has shoulder surgery, is facing long recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | New York Daily News

    ... as scheduled, and now the question is not just how quickly he'll recover but how completely. Star players such as Matt Kemp and Adrian Gonzalez needed years after similar surgery on their front shoulder to recover their power strokes. Yankee catcher ...

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  5. 5 hurlers who don't need a designated hitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Washington Nationals

    ... with higher average exit velocities than every San Diego position player, including Wil Myers (90.5 mph) and Matt Kemp (89.7). of 6.27 degrees -- where anything below 10 degrees is a ground ball -- suggests he was hitting the ball into the ground ...

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  6. Padres' plan could come to fruition in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | San Diego Padres

    ... to experience what Kansas City experienced. He had a hand in creating that culture there. "Spent a few hours with Matt Kemp , just listening to him. All of these guys have inside of themselves a steadfast desire for this club to be way better than ...

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  7. Dodgers avoid arbitration, sign Jansen, Turner, Grandal and AvilanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The Orange County Register

    ... million deferred in Scott Kazmir's contract, $3.5 million owed to the San Diego Padres this season as part of the Matt Kemp trade or a potential $10 million in incentive bonuses if right-hander Kenta Maeda makes 32 starts and pitches over 200 ...

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  8. Dodgers agree to deal with Cuban right-hander Yaisel SierraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Orange County Register

    ... Erick Mejia. Wieland, 25, was acquired from the San Diego Padres last winter as part of the trade that swapped Matt Kemp for Yasmani Grandal, but did not fare as well as hoped. Wieland made two starts for the Dodgers, going 0-1 with an 8.31 ERA, and ...

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  9. Dodgers sign Japanese pitcher Kenta Maeda to incentive-laden eight-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Orange County Register

    ... if Maeda is unable to stay healthy and productive as a major-leaguer. The contract is for eight years, matching Matt Kemp's deal (signed following the 2011 season) as the longest in franchise history and exceeding Clayton Kershaw's contract ...

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  10. Giancarlo in Dodger Blue??Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | True Blue LA

    ... of his career. Stanton would also simply be the first TRUE power hitter donning Dodger blue in quite a long time. Matt Kemp has just got nothing on him. Neither did Jeff Kent. Manny Ramirez's "juice-induced" brilliant 2nd half doesn't quite count. ...

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  11. Dodgers Dugout: The 2016 Dodgers look remarkably similar to the 2015 DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... by the Dodgers. As of today, the Dodgers' payroll is $212.4 million, and that includes money they owe to guys like Matt Kemp ($3.5 million). All salary numbers are courtesy of truebluela.com . In other words, the same basic team as last year, minus ...

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  12. Dodgers avoid arbitration with four more players, including Kenley JansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... are no longer with the club. The exception is the $3.5 million they owe the San Diego Padres to cover a portion of Matt Kemp's salary. Last season, the Dodgers paid about $90 million in so-called "dead money." Jansen, 28, is considered one of the ...

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  13. Dodgers avoid arbitration with Justin Turner and Yasmani GrandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 16 home runs and had 60 RBI in 439 plate appearances. Grandal was acquired last winter from the Padres in the Matt Kemp trade. He quickly became the starting catcher and got off to an All-Star first half, before a shoulder injury that required ...

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  14. Mariners News: M's Acquire Pitcher Joe WielandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | SoDo Mojo

    ... at the start of the 2014 season. In December of 2014 he, along with two others were were traded to the Dodgers for Matt Kemp. Wieland has had a Minor League career of seven seasons. His minor league numbers consist of a 3.52 ERA and a 1.203 WHIP ...

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  15. Dodgers trade Joe Wieland to Mariners for infielder Erick MejiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to the Mariners for infielder Erick Mejia. Wieland was acquired last off-season in the five-player trade that sent Matt Kemp to the Padres and spent most of the year at triple-A Oklahoma City (10-5 4.59 ERA). He did make two starts for the Dodgers, ...

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  16. Dodgers trade Wieland for young infielderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Dodgers

    ... starts for the Dodgers and going 0-1 with an 8.31 ERA. He came to the Dodgers last winter from San Diego in the Matt Kemp trade and was shuffled down the starting-pitcher depth chart with the recent acquisitions of Scott Kazmir , Kenta Maeda and ...

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  17. Kenta Maeda elbows in to the Dodgersa starting rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    ... about his elbow. The Dodgers still gave Maeda a longer contract than any player in franchise history, other than Matt Kemp. The only player Friedman has ever signed to a longer deal is Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria. Maeda seems to ...

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  18. Dodgers finalize 8-year contract for Kenta MaedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | True Blue LA

    ... introduced in a press conference at Dodger Stadium at 1 p.m. PT on Thursday afternoon. At eight years, Maeda ties Matt Kemp for the longest contract in franchise history, and is the longest for a Dodgers pitcher. "We are excited to be bringing Kenta ...

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  19. How well do we know the 2016-2020 Dodgers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | True Blue LA

    ... next five years, let's first look back at the last five years, and what we might have thought in January of 2011. Matt Kemp was coming off a relatively rough 2010 season that saw him quarrel with both manager Joe Torre and coaches Bob Schafer and ...

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  20. New skipper, fresh start for Padres in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | San Diego Padres

    ... it improve. The addition of center fielder Jay brings some balance and a table setter for guys like Wil Myers , Matt Kemp and Derek Norris . But it's clear the Padres need much more help here. Long a strength of the team, the bullpen had a rough ...

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