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Matt Kemp enjoys playing right field in Dodgers' 5-2 victory
Matt Kemp enjoys playing right field in Dodgers' 5-2 victory

Matt Kemp bounced into the clubhouse with a smile Monday night. "You see that?" he said. With Yasiel Puig out of the lineup because of a bruised left hand, Kemp played right field in the Dodgers' 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. "It felt natural," Kemp said. It looked natural, too, as Kemp broke for the ball better than when playing left field or center field this season. He drove in the Dodgers' first run with a third-inning double to left field. This was something of a surprise, considering he hadn't started in right field in five years or played there regularly in six. Until Monday, he hadn't taken any pregame...

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