Posted by Sabrina B. @gametimegirl
Most Valuable Player candidate Matt Kemp and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a eight-year, $160 million contract. The contract is the largest-ever signed by the Dodgers, according to MLB.com
Kemp would have been eligible for free agency after the 2012 season and would have been a hot commodity after leading the NL in home runs (39) and RBIs (126) this past season. He made a run at becoming the majorsâ€™ first Triple Crown winner in 44 years before finishing third in the NL in hitting (.324) and also stole 40 bases, leaving him a home run shy of becoming the fifth player in big league history to join the 40/40 club. Continue Reading.
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