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  1. About Last Night: Dodgers Rolling

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy watching bad actors kill flying sharks with chain saws, here are the top five stories you missed in sports on Wednesday: Dodgers outfielder and professional trade rumor Matt Kemp laced a walk-off single in the 10th inning to...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  2. Let Them Eat Money: MLB Salary Dumping, the Precursor to the Prol...

    Michael Baumann

    Thursday is baseball's non-waiver trade deadline, and I couldn't be happier, because it means we can all stop talking about "eating salary." One of the big draws of sports fandom is the civic unity and shared identity...

    Blog | July 30, 2014
  3. Winter Meetings Wrap: Recapping the Final Flurry of Deals and Pre...

    Jonah Keri

    Baseball's winter meetings concluded with Thursday's Rule 5 draft, where the Rangers generated some of the biggest buzz of the week by selecting Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. That tells you all you need to know. Team executives left Or...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  4. Winter Meetings Primer: Matt Kemp, David Price, and More Story Li...

    Jonah Keri

    We've seen more hot stove action to this point than in any other season in recent memory. Still, plenty of questions remain as baseball's annual winter meetings begin today. Short-handed teams will look to fill their roster holes before the pool of q...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  5. So, Matt Kemp Is Awesome

    Rembert Browne

    No, this didn't happen yesterday, and yes, the taker of this clip shot it vertically (a.k.a. YouTube's Kryptonite), but it doesn't matter. Because this is just beautiful. From the same Dodgers-Giants game this past weekend that included a fan braw...

    Blog | May 07, 2013
  6. The Dodgers and the Curse of Plenty

    Jonah Keri

    As the calendar flipped over to June last season, the Dodgers faced what seemed like an easy decision. Six and a half months earlier, they had signed All-Star center fielder Matt Kemp to a $160 million contract extension, ensuring that their fran...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  7. The Best B.S.: Matt Kemp Says He Would Beat Magic Johnson at H.O....

    Grantland Channel

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp details his love of basketball and challenges Bill Simmons and Magic Johnson to a game of H.O.R.S.E....

    Blog | October 08, 2012
  8. About Last Night: Orioles Love Them Some Extras

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday. Adam Jones bashed an 11th-inning home run to lead the Orioles past the Mariners 3-1 and give the club its 15th straight extra-innings win, the longest ...

    Blog | September 20, 2012
  9. About Last Night: Lee Needs More Athletic Supporters

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday. Clayton Kershaw and Cliff Lee each pitched eight strong innings, but Matt Kemp's walk-off home run in the 12th gave the Dodgers a 5-3 win over the Phill...

    Blog | July 19, 2012
  10. B.S. Report: Kevin Millar, Sean Casey, George Brett, and Matt Kem...

    Bill Simmons

    Two-part MLB All-Star Game mega-pod. In Part 1, Bill Simmons catches up with Kevin Millar to chat about his Red Sox days, and asks Sean Casey who he thinks is the best player in baseball today. In Part 2, George Brett sits down with Bill Simmons to t...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  11. About Last Night: Playoffs? Don't Talk About Playoffs!

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Tuesday. An NCAA presidential oversight committee approved a four-team college football playoff that will take effect in 2014 and run at least through 2025. "I ca...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  12. Fantasy Mailbag: Workloads and Team Dynamics

    Jonah Keri

    Mailbag time! If you've got a question for a future fantasy baseball post, e-mail grantlandfantasy@gmail.com, or do as these fine folks did by tweeting questions to me here: @jonahkeri. Where does Chris Sale rank in a pitcher-heavy 12-team keeper ...

    Blog | June 22, 2012
  13. About Last Night: Spurs Finally Fall Off Their High Horse

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Thursday. Kevin Durant scored 22 points and Thabo Sefolosha nabbed six steals as the Thunder dealt the Spurs their first loss of the postseason, 102-82. "Tim's pr...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  14. About Last Night: Rondo Isn't Enough

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday. Despite Rajon Rondo's stellar performance — 44 points, eight assists, and 10 rebounds — the Miami Heat rallied from 15 points down to beat ...

    Blog | May 31, 2012
  15. About Last Night: Thunder Put Lakers in Sleeper Hold

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Monday. Russell Westbrook tallied 29 points, seven boards, and nine assists as the Thunder routed the Lakers 119-90 in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals...

    Blog | May 15, 2012
  16. What's Going On With Matt Kemp?

    Jonah Keri

    It's a quiet Dodgers clubhouse on a Tuesday afternoon at Coors Field. A few high-numbered pitchers sit by their lockers, earbuds in, zoning out. A smattering of players gaze idly at the TV. Even by the standards of baseball-player downtime, the place...

    Blog | May 02, 2012