The trade appears to be an attempt by the Dodgers to shed payroll, and Kemp's second go-round in L.A. could be short-lived. The team has been taxed the past five years, including a $30 million penalty for 2017 for going over the $197 million luxury-tax threshold.
Braves acquired RHP Brandon McCarthy, 1B Adrian Gonzalez, LHP Scott Kazmir, INF Charlie Culberson and cash considerations from the Dodgers for OF Matt Kemp.
For Kemp it means a return to his old stomping grounds, at least temporarily, having spent the first 8 years of his career with the Dodgers from 2006-2014.
McCarthy, 34, was 6-4 with a 3.98 ERA in 19 games (16 starts) for the Dodgers last season, missing half the season for blister problems before returning late in the season with his 94-mph fastball intact and a new slider to go with it. He did not pitch previous year due to a hip injury.
But the Dodgers will be willing to deploy many more starters than that - they made liberal use of the 10-day disabled list in 2017 - to get through the season.
The trade is likely a way for both teams to break even out on bad contracts and bring the Dodgers under budget for 2018. Kemp will make $21.5 million in 2018 and another $21.5 million in 2019. On Saturday, they moved significantly closer to that goal. Culberson gives them a solid utility man for the bench, while Gonzalez may find himself being designated for assignment with the first base position filled with perennial All-Star Freddie Freeman.
The Braves have confirmed the trade via their official Twitter account. With the Miami Marlins headed for a terrible 2018 campaign the Braves can, at the very least, show their fanbase that not only are they no longer the worst team in the National League East, but that their future is brighter than it has been in a long time.
The Dodgers reportedly sent $4.5 million to balance the two salary dumps.
With the Broncos out of the race, it basically comes down to the Chargers and Chiefs over the next three games to decide it all. The Chargers move into first place in the AFC West on Saturday night, as they are able to take care of the Chiefs on the road.
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And Pedro has spoken of his delight at linking up with the likes of Willian and Hazard in the Chelsea team this season. Chelsea entertain Southampton on Saturday, looking to build on a stylish 3-1 midweek win at Huddersfield Town .
Unibail will acquire Westfield for $7.55 per share, a 18 percent premium over Westfield's closing price on Monday. Around 37 percent of the combined entity's portfolio would be in France and 22 percent in the United States.
First, not only did Stafford launch a football 58 yards in the air, but it went directly to its intended target. The Lions have a slim chance to make the postseason, while the Bears are playing for nothing more than pride.
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A placard describing pieces of an Iranian Qiam Ballistic Missile, a SCUD variant, on display after Ambassador to the U.N. In a statement, the Iranian government rejected the claim that it delivered the missile to the rebels.
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