9:15 PM EST, Fri December 19, 2014

Fantasy Update

6 hours ago
Rotoworld
Padres acquired OF Matt Kemp, C Tim Federowicz and cash considerations from the Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal and RHPs Joe Wieland and Zach Eflin.
Dec 18, 2014
KFFL
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp's agent, Junior Spivey, said he believes the trade ...
Dec 17, 2014
KFFL
San Diego Padres officials will meet to discuss results of OF Matt Kemp's physical Wednesday, ...
Orange County Register 24 mins ago
Padres unveil Kemp, acquire Upton thanks to 'rock star' GM

Padres unveil Kemp, acquire Upton thanks to 'rock star' GM

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres took a break from a dizzying series of trades Friday afternoon to introduce one of their new sluggers, Matt Kemp. Kemp, in turn, put the blockbusters by General Manager A.J. Preller into perspective as only a guy...
San Diego Union-Tribune 3 hours ago

Finally, Padres show off Matt Kemp

Trade with Dodgers triggered chain reaction of moves that has city hopeful about Padres.
Gaslamp Ball 4 hours ago

Matt Kemp press conference to be held at 2:00 pm today

The Padres will livestream the Matt Kemp press conference on XTRA 1360 and Fox Sports SD. Yesterday, after much anticipation, the Padres announced the finalization of the Padres' trade for Matt Kemp. Soon aftter, they announced a press conference would be held at Petco Park to officially introduce and welcome Kemp to the Padres organization. That press conference will be taking place shortly, and you will be able to can listen in or watch live. We will take you LIVE to the Matt Kemp press conference at 2:00! Listen to it on XTRA, or watch it on @FOXSportsSD pic.twitter.com/zER1dQYUKh —...
San Diego Union-Tribune 7 hours ago

Padres chat with Lin & Sanders at noon

Join our beat writers to discuss Matt Kemp, BJ Upton and all the Padres offseason moves.
KFFL 15 hours ago

Padres | Matt Kemp officially lands with Padres

Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego ...
Sons of Steve Garvey 19 hours ago

Terrible Way to Ring in the New Year

Potentially sad tale of Vinny's 1988 World Series ring turns out okay. And Vinny has better hips than Matt Kemp. Vin Scully can find his way into our hearts even during the gloomiest winter afternoons, as he proved again Thursday when he unwittingly starred in his own holiday movie. The Ribs That Saved Christmas. "I feel like such a dummy," Scully said with a laugh. "Only Scully could lose a ring while putting meat in a bag." So Vinny was shopping at Costco (I would give anything to sample some microwavable mozzarella sticks with him on aisle 27 there) with his wife, and after snagging a...
Baltimore Sun 19 hours ago

Dodgers finally complete deal sending Matt Kemp to Padres

The trade sending Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the San Diego Padres was finalized Thursday, one week after the division rivals agreed in principle to the blockbuster deal.
San Diego Union-Tribune 21 hours ago

Padres officially acquire Matt Kemp

No change in original terms of five-player blockbuster.
Orange County Register 22 hours ago
Kemp deal is complete, and Dodgers' roster essentially is as well

Kemp deal is complete, and Dodgers' roster essentially is as well

After a bizarre week of waiting, the Dodgers’ deal sending outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego was finally made official Thursday night. Kemp and catcher Tim Federowicz will become Padres, and $32 million of the Dodgers’ money will be sent to San...
Rotoworld 22 hours ago

Padres make deal for Matt Kemp official - Matt Kemp (OF) San Diego Padres

Padres acquired OF Matt Kemp, C Tim Federowicz and cash considerations from the Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal and RHPs Joe Wieland and Zach Eflin.
Orange County Register 23 hours ago
Kemp deal reportedly finalized, trade to become official

Kemp deal reportedly finalized, trade to become official

After a bizarre week of delays and speculation, the Dodgers' deal sending outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego will finally be made official Thursday night, according to multiple reports. Kemp and catcher Tim Federowicz will become Padres, and $32...
Gaslamp Ball Dec 18, 2014

Matt Kemp trade between Padres and Dodgers finally happens after all

After what seemed like sixteen years of waiting, speculation, rumors, and medical reports, the Padres' acquisition of outfielder Matt Kemp is finally coming to fruition. The long-established terms of the trade will not be changing; the Padres are still sending Yasmani Grandal, Joe Wieland, and Zach Eflin to Los Angeles for Kemp and backup catcher Tim Federowicz, with the Dodgers including $32 million to offset some of the salary Kemp is due. Apparently the arthritis in Matt Kemp's hips was not as severe as feared, since Padres general manager A.J. Preller followed through on the deal...
KFFL Dec 18, 2014

Padres | Matt Kemp deal will proceed

San Diego Padres OF Matt Kemp (hips) will still be traded to the San Diego ...
Washington Post Dec 18, 2014

If Matt Kemp trade to Padres falls through, impact could touch Phillies, Rays, Nationals

Remember when the Dodgers ended the Winter Meetings by blowing up little bits and pieces from all over baseball? Yep, that was so last week.Here’s the problem: According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Dodgers’ trade of outfielder Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres is on hold because a physical exam has revealed arthritis in both of Kemp’s hips. The Padres, according to Nightengale, are currently evaluating whether the condition will impact his career.Read full article >>

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