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Dodgers trade Matt Kemp to the Padres
Dodgers trade Matt Kemp to the Padres

When the Dodgers take the field for their first game of the 2015 season, one of their most popular players of the last decade will be wearing the uniform of the opposing team. Matt Kemp will playing for the San Diego Padres, who visit Dodger Stadium for their April 6 season opener. The Dodgers closed baseball's winter meetings Thursday by agreeing to deal Kemp to the division rival Padres, continuing a swift and significant roster makeover that started with three trades the previous day. Kemp, catcher Tim Federowicz and $32 million will be sent to the Padres in exchange for catcher Yasmani Grandal and two pitchers, right-hander Joe Wieland and prospect Zach Eflin, according to...

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