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Dodgers Win See-Saw Battle With Padres, 4-3

Derek Norris hit a two-run homer in the seventh off reliever Yimi Garcia to give the Padres a 3-2 lead.

06/12/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 26:  Will Venable #25 of the San Diego Padres catches a ball in the third inning hit by Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 26, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Matt Kemp Keys Padres’ 10th-Inning Rally Past Angels, 4-0

Matt Kemp hit a three-run double down the left-field line with two outs in the 10th inning, and the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 on Tuesday night.

05/26/2015

National League All-Stars Matt Kemp #27 and Clayton Kershaw #22 both of the Los Angeles Dodgers look on during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium on July 10, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kershaw, Dodgers Face Ex-Teammate Kemp And Padres In Opener

Clayton Kershaw has some homework to do before his opening-day start for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The reigning NL MVP and Cy Young Award winner needs to figure out how to get ex-teammate Matt Kemp out.

04/05/2015

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Dodgers’ Stan Kasten Talks Team Changes, Puig’s Development With CBS2’s Jim Hill

Following yet another year of the Los Angeles Dodgers falling short of their goal of a National League Pennant, team president Stan Kasten decided the front office, in addition to other areas of the club, was in need a big shake up.

02/07/2015

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Dodgers To Pay Padres $18M Of $32M Next Year In Kemp Trade

The Los Angeles Dodgers owe the Padres $18 million next year as part of the $32 million they agreed to pay in last week’s trade that sent outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego.

12/22/2014

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Padres Introduce New Slugger Matt Kemp

Slugger Matt Kemp has joined the Padres after San Diego and the Los Angeles Dodgers finalized a five-player trade Thursday night.

12/19/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers gestures after hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Houston Astros on April 21, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Matt Kemp Officially Traded To Padres

The trade between the Dodgers and the San Diego Padres involving outfielder Matt Kemp will go through as planned.

12/18/2014

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Dodgers OF Matt Kemp Traded To Padres In 5-Player Deal

Outfielder Matt Kemp confirmed Thursday he will be leaving the Los Angeles Dodgers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates hitting a solo homerun to lead off and take a 3-2 lead in the eighth inning of Game Two of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers’ Kemp Nominated For ‘Bounceback Player Of The Year’

For the first time in a long time, Matt Kemp has something to be refreshingly optimistic about.

11/02/2014

Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (credit: Jeff Roberson - Pool/Getty Images)

Dodgers Season Comes To Close As Cardinals Take NLDS, 3-1

Clayton Kershaw, pitching off short rest, saw his 7th inning demons return to the mound, as Matt Adams’ go-ahead 3-run homer capped the St. Louis Cardinals rally to defeat the tired Dodgers 3-2 on Tuesday to eliminate LA from the playoffs.

10/07/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 06: Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers argues with home plate umpire Dale Scott after getting called out in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Three of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

9 Reactions To Dodgers-Cardinals Home Plate Umpire Dale Scott

Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.

10/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a solo homerun to lead off in the eighth inning of Game Two of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kemp’s Clutch Homer Lifts Dodgers Over Cardinals 3-2, Ties NLDS 1-1

Matt Kemp hit a go-ahead home run leading off the eighth inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Saturday night and evening their NL Division Series at a game apiece.

10/04/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers points to the stands after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning during the MLB game against the Colorado Rockies at Dodger Stadium on September 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Dodgers Beat Rockies 10-5, Finish Regular Season With 5 Straight Wins

Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer to finish with a major league-leading 116 RBIs, Matt Kemp added a two-run shot and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 10-5 Sunday for their fifth straight victory heading into postseason play.

09/28/2014

Third base coach Lorenzo Bundy #49 of the Los Angeles Dodgers congratulates Clayton Kershaw #22 after hitting an RBI triple in the fifth inning, as third baseman Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants looks on at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Dodgers Clinch NL West Behind Kershaw, 9-1 Defeat Of Giants

The Dodgers clinched the National League West on Wednesday night, behind an eight inning, one run effort by Clayton Kershaw to defeat the San Francisco Giants 9-1.

09/24/2014

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