It’s going to take more than one story or one blog entry to grasp the full scope of what’s happened to the Dodgers roster since the end of the season. I wrote
this today. It’s a start. Mostly, it’s a look ahead to what the 2015 Dodgers could look like. What changes could happen between now and then?
It took a while, but we can report the final terms of the trade sending
to the San Diego Padres. Matt Kemp
C Yasmani Grandal
RHP Joe Wieland
RHP (traded to Philadelphia with LHP Tom Windle for SS Zach Eflin ) Jimmy Rollins
RF Matt Kemp
C Tim Federowicz
It’s probably not fair to judge this move in a vacuum, but that’s how Matt Kemp has been judged for the last eight seasons. So judge away:
What grade would you give the Matt Kemp trade?
Matt Kemp became a San Diego Padre on Thursday. (John McCoy/Staff Photographer)
is a San Diego Padre.
is a Dodger.
Two blockbuster trades that seemed inevitable a week ago became official Thursday after an issue with Matt Kemp’s physical caused an awkward delay.
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