Matt Kemp 27 | Center Field

Los Angeles Dodgers

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Sun. Sep 14, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Kemp came up big Saturday with three hits, including two doubles, and three RBIs in a 17-0 win at San Francisco. Impact: Kemp is hitting .323 with two homers and six RBIs in his last nine games.(STATS, 10:05pm)
Sep 14, 2014
News: Kemp slugged his 20th home run of the season Sunday against the Giants and is now batting .283/.347/.490. Impact: Now fully healthy for the first time since his near-MVP season in 2011, Kemp could be even better next year now that he won't be rehabbing any injuries during the offseason.(RotoWire, )
Sep 14, 2014
News: Kemp (foot) is in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Giants. Impact: Kemp was removed from Saturday's game after fouling a ball off his foot, but it appears he is no worse for the wear. Kemp will play right field and bat cleanup for the Dodgers on Sunday.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 13, 2014
News: Kemp's removal from Saturday's game against the Giants was precautionary after fouling a ball off his foot, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Impact: Kemp should be back in the lineup Sunday, after saying that his toe felt fine after the game. The Dodgers went on to win the game 17-0, so there was no reason to keep him in the game. He has a slash line of .286/.319/.486 in 10 games this month.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 13, 2014
News: Kemp left Saturday's game against the Giants after fouling a pitch off his left foot, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Impact: Kemp struck out in the at-bat and limped back to the dugout. He was replaced by Joc Pederson, but more information should be available after the game. Prior to the injury, Kemp had driven in three runs and scored two others. The outfielder was finally playing healthy, hitting three home runs so far in September and striking out just six times in 35 at-bats.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 8, 2014
News: Kemp homered, threw out a runner and made a diving catch in Sunday's win over the Diamondbacks, and he has a .950+ OPS with 11 homers and 33 RBI since the All-Star break, the Orange County Register reports. Impact: Kemp is as healthy as he's been in the last three years and his production is starting to reflect that. He's no longer going to be a big stolen base guy, but his ability to hit for power appears to be returning.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 5, 2014
News: Kemp went 2-for-4 with one run scored and two RBI as he parked his 18th homer of the year against the Diamondbacks on Friday. Impact: It was a good night for Kemp (.283/.348/.482), who has really stayed consistent with the bat over the last two months. It took him awhile to get going and to stay healthy, but he's making the most of his at-bats as the Dodgers fight for a division title.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 3, 2014
News: Kemp is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Nationals. Impact: Kemp will take a ten-game hitting streak with him to the bench for Wednesday's day game. Yasiel Puig is back in the lineup in right field for the Dodgers, while Joc Pederson receives his second straight start in center.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Sep 2, 2014
News: Kemp was 2-for-4 Monday against the Nationals with his 17th home run of the season. Impact: Kemp hit a two-run shot in the first inning off Gio Gonzalez, but the Dodgers weren't able to capitalize on the momentum, getting shut down by the lefty the rest of the way. The soon-to-be 30-year-old has finally found some consistency in the Los Angeles lineup. Kemp is riding a nine-game hitting streak with a .361 average over that span and three multi-hit games in a row.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 27, 2014
News: Kemp went 2 for 4 with a two-run homer in Tuesday's win over Arizona. Impact: Kemp's success has leveled out since putting together a few scorching weeks in July, but he's still batting .309 with a .902 OPS in 43 games since July 6.(STATS, 5:01pm)
Matt Kemp
2014 Season
AVG
.283
HR
21
RBI
76
RUNS
67
Bio
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 215  Age: 29
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 9/23/1984, Midwest City, Oklahoma
College: None
Debut: 2006
Salary: $21,250,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury