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  1. Tonight's Tuesday Night Baseball Lineups presented by VerizonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Metsblog.com

    ... they meet on June 1-3. They haven't won a series at Citi Field since the inaugural series in the stadium in 2009. Matt Kemp is batting .380 with five homers and 12 RBI in his last 14 games played.

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  2. Yasiel Puig trade rumors: Dodgers outfielder is willing to 'play anywhere'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... spent five weeks on the disabled list this season with a strained hamstring. According to the Times, Puig - like Matt Kemp before his breakout season in 2011 - is "a divisive figure to observers clear and far, who debate whether he will ever realize ...

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  3. Would Dodgers trade Yasiel Puig? Unlikely, but he can't rule it outRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Puig is bracing himself for the possibility of another unexpected turn -- the prospect of a trade. Like Matt Kemp before his breakout season in 2011, Puig is a divisive figure to observers close and far, who debate whether he will ever realize his ...

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  4. Padres trade rumors: 11 players San Diego could deal by deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sporting News

    ... take a quick look at the Friars who could be changing addresses soon (and, no, they won't be able to move either Matt Kemp or Melvin Upton, Jr., so they're not included on this list). Why he could be moved: Even though his OPS is currently a ...

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  5. Should the Dodgers trade Yasiel Puig?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lasorda's Lair

    Jul 9, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig watches his two run home run against the Philadelphia Phillies in the eighth inning at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports Even though they traded Matt Kemp to San Diego to free up room for a real center fielder in Joc Pederson , the Dodgers are still sitting two or three starting-caliber outfielders every game.

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  6. Nats, Blue Jays (maybe Astros) eyeing KimbrelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Sports

    ... , but they are also looking to beef up their bullpen and those two division rivals made one big trade already (the Matt Kemp deal). The Nats already have a fine closer in Drew Storen , so it'll be interesting to see how willing they might be to move ...

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  7. Upton homers as Padres beat MarlinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... heading into the All-Star break. Alexi Amarista opened up a 2-0 lead on a sacrifice fly in the second inning and Matt Kemp drove in an insurance run in the sixth on an infield single, propping up yet another strong home start from Odrisamer ...

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  8. Padres play small ball to top MarlinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Major League Baseball

    ... a ball to center field just feet away from home run territory. The play resulted in a sacrifice fly to bring in Matt Kemp and give the Padres their first run of the game. Kennedy helps on offense: Kennedy didn't just help his team from the mound on ...

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  9. Grandal playing big role in Greinke's streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Major League Baseball

    ... the best of the 26 catchers with at least 200 plate appearances. When Grandal was made the primary return in the Matt Kemp trade last winter, it was clear he had some work to do to win over both the Dodgers fan base and the pitchers on his new team. ...

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  10. Would the Dodgers really trade Yasiel Puig?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to Friday's nonwaiver trade deadline for a starting pitcher, don't expect it. Puig has become the Dodgers' new Matt Kemp, pre-2011. This ridiculously talented player who can't seem to live up to his enormous potential, who divides fans and teammates ...

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  11. Odds clearly aren't in Padres' favorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... the Padres have direct ties to the last two teams to beat the sort of odds that have stacked up on the Padres. Matt Kemp's Dodgers won the NL West after slipping 10 games under .500 in mid-June in 2013. Four years earlier, Clint Barmes' Rockies' ...

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  12. Whatever they are, Padres must be smartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... be at next season. But with James Shields due to make $11 million more in '16, there goes that payroll bump. Also, Matt Kemp will cost them $15 million more, and Tyson Ross and Adam Cashner could pull an extra $10 million between them in ...

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  13. Joc Pederson Just Wants to Buy You BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | RollingStone

    Even before Joc Pederson made his major league debut last September, expectations were sky-high: As one of the top prospects in the Los Angeles Dodgers' organization , it seemed all but certain he'd push his way into an already crowded outfield and push one of the team's established stars out of town. Turns out, that was exactly what happened; in December, the Dodgers traded Matt Kemp to San Diego, clearing the way for Pederson to play despite logging just 28 career at-bats.

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  14. Joc Pederson and the July slumpRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | True Blue LA

    ... with 115 strikeouts this season, on pace for 194, which would shatter the Dodgers franchise record of 170, set by Matt Kemp in 2010. "He's leading the major leagues in strikeouts. Every broadcast is going to talk about it, we're going to talk about ...

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  15. Heston Starts As Giants Face PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... joined the San Francisco Giants after opening day, but there were plenty when the San Diego Padres traded for Matt Kemp. Heston will try to stifle the hot-hitting Kemp and help the Giants rebound from their first loss in seven games by continuing ...

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  16. Kemp's power surge makes it five in rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Press-Enterprise

    Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer to help the San Diego Padres beat the World Series champion San Francisco Giants, 4-2, Monday night and extend their winning streak to a season-high five games. Kemp's 409-foot drive off 40-year-old Tim Hudson into the sandy play area beyond the right-center fence in the third inning was his fourth homer in seven games and 10th overall.

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  17. Giants turn to Heston to slow down surging PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    There were few expectations when Chris Heston joined the San Francisco Giants after opening day, but there were plenty when the San Diego Padres traded for Matt Kemp. Heston will try to stifle the hot-hitting Kemp and help the Giants rebound from their first loss in seven games by continuing his strong run against the Padres on Tuesday night.

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  18. Hudson Isn't Sharp In Return To Giants, Loses 4-2 To PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    Tim Hudson needed 27 pitches to get through the first inning and made a mistake against Matt Kemp that the slugger launched 409 feet over the fence in right-center. Kemp hit a two-run homer to help the San Diego Padres beat the World Series champion San Francisco Giants 4-2 Monday night and extend their winning streak to a season-high five Kemp's drive off the 40-year-old Hudson into the sandy play area at Petco Park in the third inning was his fourth homer in seven games and 10th overall.

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  19. San Francisco Giants win streak capped off at six; Padres win 4-2 despite Blanco homerunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Frisco Fastball

    ... Giants took a brief glimpse at the lead when Gregor Blanco launched a solo homerun to kick off the third inning. Matt Kemp, former Dodger, now Padres slugger, took it away in the Friars' half when he hit a homerun off Tim Hudson with a man on. ...

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  20. Hudson isna t sharp in return to Giants, loses 4-2 to PadresRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KDWN

    Tim Hudson needed 27 pitches to get through the first inning and made a mistake against Matt Kemp that the slugger launched 409 feet over the fence in right-center. Kemp hit a two-run homer to help the San Diego Padres beat the World Series champion San Francisco Giants 4-2 Monday night and extend their winning streak to a season-high five games.

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