- Dylan Hernandez (on twitter) has the numbers from the Kemp contract, and no no-trade clause.
Signing bonus: $2 million
2012: $10 million
2013: $20 million
2014: $21 million
2015: $21 million
2016: $21.5 million
2017: $21.5 million
2018: $21.5 million
2019: $21.5 million
- Baseball Happenings has the report from the 14th Annual Gil Hodges Legacy Dinner.
The dinner, which bears the name of the legendary Dodgers’ first baseman and New York Mets manager, served this year as an impromptu booster party for Hodges’ Hall of Fame candidacy.
- Tom Bartsch at SCD introduces a 40 card set celebrating the 1957 Dodgers created by artist Ronnie Joyner.
- Elena Harding writes about Kershaw's non-profit work, here.
- From the Kansas City Star, 'HGH Testing to be Part of Baseball's New Labor Deal.'
- Jesse at LA Inspiration was at the LA Auto Show and got Blake Griffin's autograph.
- Check out 54 excellent photos recently submitted into the National Geographic Photo Contest, here at Boston.com. Entry deadline on November 30th.
- Check out the Clayton Kershaw Cy Young Press Conference.
- Here is a video from Kemp's Press Conference.