Posts tagged Matt Kemp

DODGERS WERE KINDA ACTIVE YESTERDAY

DODGERS WERE KINDA ACTIVE YESTERDAY

After a couple of seemingly quiet days for the Dodgers at the Winter Meetings, the new front office got to work on replacing the departed SS Hanley Ramirez. They got a couple of other things done as well. Wednesday opened with news that LA had acquired SS Jimmy Rollins from Philadelphia for two minor leaguers. […]

NOW THE DODGERS ARE HITTING

NOW THE DODGERS ARE HITTING

A lot of good it is going to do them. Ned Colletti’s dream lineup, put together with an obscene amount of money authorized by the zealous Dodger ownership group, is on fire. Better late than never, you might say, with the Cardinals two games ahead of them in the wild card race with two games […]

KEMP TO REHAB AT hiA, RETURN TO LA 7/13

KEMP TO REHAB AT hiA, RETURN TO LA 7/13

Dodgers OF Matt Kemp told Fox Sports’ Joe Buck in a live on-air interview today that he would be DH’ing with hiA Rancho Cucomonga on Tuesday. Also today, Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times reported that Kemp will return to the Dodger lineup on July 13th against the Padres, the first game after the All-Star break. Kemp will […]

DODGERS CALL UP CASTELLANOS

DODGERS CALL UP CASTELLANOS

In the wake of OF Matt Kemp’s return to the disabled list, the Dodgers have called up Alex Castellanos from AAA Albuquerque. Castellanos was a 10th round draft pick in 2008 for the St. Louis Cardinals and came over to the Dodgers in the deadline deal last season that sent SS Rafael Furcal to St. […]

BRYCE HARPER DEBUTS IN LA

BRYCE HARPER DEBUTS IN LA

Los Angeles, CA – Bryce Harper got into his first major league game Saturday night in front of a super-charged crowd of over 54,000 at Dodger Stadium and the 19-year old proved to be up to the task. With his every move being scrutinized from the moment he arrived at the ballpark, Harper went 1-3 with a […]

DODGERS, KEMP CLOSE IN ON 8-YEAR DEAL

DODGERS, KEMP CLOSE IN ON 8-YEAR DEAL

The Los Angeles Dodgers appear close to signing MVP candidate Matt Kemp to an 8-year, $160M deal, Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times is reporting tonight. Kemp avoided arbitration in January of 2010 with a 2-year/$10.95M deal and has just the 2012 season between himself and free agency. This huge deal, if it becomes reality, […]

IS RIVERA THE KEY TO LA’S TURNAROUND?

IS RIVERA THE KEY TO LA’S TURNAROUND?

The Los Angeles Dodgers have awakened from a season filled with dismal news on and off the field to become the hottest team in baseball. The ownership woes are still unresolved, but just about everything on the field seems to have fallen into place. With an extra-inning win over the Braves tonight, LA is now […]