Wed, 04 Dec 2013 20:06:33 -0800
The Boston Red Sox would eat some money in the right deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers for Matt Kemp, according to beat writer Nick Cafardo.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:18:30 -0800
The Seattle Mariners have been aggressive suitors in a possible trade for Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp, according to sources.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:49:37 -0800
The Boston Red Sox are one of several teams who have made inquiries on Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp, according to major league sources.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:43:27 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays talked with the Los Angeles Dodgers at the general manager meetings about the possibility of acquiring OF Matt Kemp, but it is believed the talks did not go very far.
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 07:44:21 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OFs Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig, Carl Crawford and Andre Ethier have attracted trade interest at the GM meetings. The team has received inquiries about all four.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:54:32 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers have a glut of outfielders, and according to rival officials, they are more eager to move OFs Carl Crawford or Andre Ethier than OF Matt Kemp (ankle), who is coming off ankle surgery. Kemp is owed $128 million over the next six years, Crawford $81.5 million over the next four, and Ethier $69 million over the next four. "None of those contracts can be moved without (the Dodgers) taking on salary," one rival executive said.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:54:06 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers seek long-term extensions for SP Clayton Kershaw and SS Hanley Ramirez, but they likely need to move one of their high-priced outfielders (OFs Carl Crawford, Andre Ethier or Matt Kemp) to make that happen.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 08:39:36 -0700
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp (ankle) had several spurs and a loose body removed from his left ankle Monday, Oct. 21, and the procedure also involved a microfracture on the talus bone. He'll be in a splint for two weeks and a non-weight bearing boot for another two weeks, and the team is hoping he's ready for the regular season next year.
Mon, 21 Oct 2013 15:38:23 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp (ankle) has surgery on his left ankle Monday, Oct. 21, but he is expected to be ready for opening day next year. Dr. Robert Anderson removed torn cartilage from Kemp's ankle. He won't be able to put weight on his foot for a month and will remain limited in his activities for the following month. Kemp can do upper body workouts as he normally would in the offseason.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:02:39 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp (shoulder) will have surgery to clean up the AC joint in his left shoulder Tuesday, Oct. 8, and he's expected to be ready for spring training next year.
Fantasy Tip: Despite a lost year in 2013, Kemp's price tag probably won't come down all that much next season. Keep an eye on his rehab process in the offseason; shoulder injuries aren't very easy to come back from, and it's something that could impact his production early next year.