| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:29 PM
He has lost his standing in the clubhouse. He has lost his way on the field. His shoulder is scarred. His ankle is weak. His contract is a nightmare.
This would be a perfect time for the Dodgers to trade Matt Kemp.
Which makes it the perfect time to...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:05 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Matt Kemp doesn't want to go anywhere, but his agent is convinced the Dodgers will trade him this off-season.
"I'd be surprised if it doesn't happen," said Dave Stewart, the former major league pitcher who represents Kemp....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:05 PM
ADRIAN GONZALEZ, 31, first base
Final 2013 stats: .293 batting average, 22 home runs, 100 RBI, 32 doubles, 69 runs, and .342 on-base and .461 slugging percentages, while playing in 157 games.
Contract status: Under contract for another five years...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:10 AM
All-Star outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will jump from the Boston Red Sox to bitter rival New York Yankees after agreeing to a seven-year deal worth around $153 million Tuesday night, according to multiple media sources.
The move came on the same day that...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:42 PM
CARL CRAWFORD, 32, outfielder
Final 2013 stats: .283 batting average, 30 doubles, six homers, 31 RBI, 62 runs, 15 stolen bases in 19 attempts, .329 on-base and .407 slugging percentages in 469 plate appearances.
Contract status: Under contract of four...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Outfielder Mike Baxter has avoided salary arbitration and agreed to a one-year contract with the Dodgers, according to a person familiar with the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
The deal is worth $700,000, the source said.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Smush Parker was the Lakers' point guard the last time the Timberwolves beat them? I've got news for you. Smush would start for this year's edition too. And he'd look so good next to the rest of the turkeys they've got playing that Bill Plaschke would...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:10 PM
MATT KEMP, 29, outfielder
Final 2013 stats: .270 batting average, six home runs, 33 RBI, .328 on-base and .395 slugging percentages, nine stolen bases and 15 doubles in 290 plate appearances.
Contract status: Ah, he’s sort of under contract....
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays spotted the rest of the American League rookies almost half a season.
Myers, who did not make his major league debut until June 18, was announced Tuesday as winner of the AL rookie of the year award.
Myers got 23 of...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:30 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Can Matt Kemp or Andre Ethier be traded? Can David Price be added to a rotation that already includes Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke? What about Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka?
The Dodgers expect to get an idea of what's...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:35 AM
The Dodgers are open to trading one of their three veteran outfielders? If I were any more shocked I’d be Capt. Renault shutting down Rick’s Cafe Americain.
Of course they are. Why wouldn’t they be? They’d better be.
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:44 PM
ANDRE ETHIER, 30, outfielder
Final 2013 stats: .272 batting average, 12 home runs, 52 RBI, 33 doubles, .360 on-base and .423 slugging percentages, two errors in 257 chances.
Contract status: Will be in the second year of his $85-million, five-year...