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Matt Kemp’s Offense Is Not The Problem

There is no player more polarizing on the Dodgers than Matt Kemp. Recently, as Kemp trade rumors have (predictably) started to get louder, there have been a large variety of reactions. There’s one thing that comes up frequently in our comment section, on twitter, and around the internet which I want to address, though. You can say all you want about Kemp’s defense, but Matt Kemp’s offense...
Via Dodgers Digest
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox not interested in acquiring Matt Kemp

getty images The Boston Red Sox are not currently looking to acquire Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp. Rumors about a potential trade of Kemp to the Red Sox have floated around multiple times this season but WEEI’s Rob Bradford says that the Red Sox are “not looking to trade for the Dodgers outfielder at the moment.” A few teams are interested in Kemp but given that...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mariners Rumors: Seattle has 'very real' interest in Dodgers' Matt Kemp

It seems like the Seattle Mariners have been mentioned in connection with just about every player purported to be currently available on the trade market, and now we can add yet another name to that sizable list.Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports that the Mariners have their sights set on Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, though he's not currently a top priority.Right...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Phillies make Cole Hamels available, Dodgers interested

The Philadelphia Phillies may be ready to become “sellers” at this year’s trade deadline. The Phillies are currently out of contention, (46-59) in the NL East, and may trade some of their most valuable major league players in exchange for young talented prospects. One player reportedly available in Philadelphia is pitcher Cole Hamels. FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi reports that...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Baseball: Is Matt Kemp on the Move?

Fantasy sports is a pretty cutthroat business. There is little room for nostalgia. Yesterday’s stars can often become today’s albatross and nowhere is that more true than with the Los Angeles Dodgers. They have an outfield littered with big names, but only one of them is really producing. If you remove Yasiel Puig from the discussion, you see three big names that are no longer...
Via The Fantasy Fix
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kemp Is More Valuable In The Dodger Lineup Than Elsewhere

The Dodgers don’t play today. The trade deadline is on Thursday. You’re damned right we’re going to talk about Matt Kemp. More than once, actually, because Brim will be around later today with a math-based look at whether Kemp is still a productive offensive player. (Spoiler alert: he is.) Me, well, I just want to talk about the idea of trading Kemp at all. I suppose I’m...
Via Dodgers Digest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mariners have “very real” interest in Matt Kemp

With the MLB Trade Deadline quickly approaching, the future of Matt Kemp is up in the air. With a report that the Dodgers are seemingly ready to “move on” from Kemp, the Seattle Mariners come up as a team who could acquire the former All-Star. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports, the Mariners have […]
Via Full Scale Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox reportedly pursuing Matt Kemp

After a move that sent Jake Peavy to the San Francisco Giants on Saturday afternoon, the Boston Red Sox are continuing to listen to more offers as the trade deadline approaches. The Sox acquired right handed pitcher Heath Hembree and lefty Edwin Escobar from the Giants. Hembree was the No.7 ranked prospect in the Giants’ minor league system while Escobar was their No. 2 prospect...
Via The Sideline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Multiple teams talking with Dodgers about Matt Kemp

The Los Angeles Dodgers are in the midst of a pennant chase and that is obviously the franchise’s top priority. But ranking just below the team’s quest for a World Series title is somehow solving its logjam in the outfield. To that end, the Dodgers are trying feverishly to trade Matt Kemp and his massive contract. According to Jon Heyman, five teams have shown interest in Kemp...
Via Rumors and Rants
4 days ago  |  1 Comment

Matt Kemp’s Agent On Trade Talks: ‘This Might Be The Time To Change’

The Los Angeles Dodgers could be preparing to make some room in their crowded outfield by finally moving Matt Kemp. The 29-year-old’s agent, Dave Stewart, suggested last week that his client could be joining a new team this season when he said Kemp wants to be an every day center fielder and he wouldn’t be opposed to a trade if the Dodgers couldn’t make that happen. It appears...
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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