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Kemp's 4 hits, 4 RBIs lead Dodgers past Padres
ESPN.com Updated Sep 26, 2012
Matt Kemp had four hits, falling a triple shy of the cycle, and four RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers used a rare offensive outburst to beat the San Diego Padres 8-2 Wednesday to keep their slim playoff hopes alive.Share Tweet
Mattingly plays matchups, holds out four regularsFor Wednesday's must-win game against the Padres, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly had four regulars out of the starting lineup.Share Tweet
Denorfia gives Padres versatile option in outfieldAs evidenced by a strong throw from left field to nail Shane Victorino at the plate in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Dodgers, Chris Denorfia is comfortable at any of the outfield spots.Share Tweet
Playoff-chasing Dodgers, Beckett fall to PadresESPN.com Sep 26, 2012Josh Beckett lost for the third time in six starts with the Los Angeles Dodgers, whose playoff chances were dealt a blow in a 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Everth slide upsets Victorino as benches clearBenches cleared, and that was just about it, at the end of the seventh inning in the Padres' 2-1 win over the Dodgers on Tuesday night.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Sep 26, 2012"I knew I had the mental attitude to be a closer, it was just a matter of doing it in the major leagues." That was Eric Gagne after he won the 2003 Cy Young Award, following a perfect season in which he converted all 55 save opportunities and …Share Tweet
Kemp's 4 Hits Keep Dodgers' Playoff Hopes AliveSep 26Matt Kemp had four hits and drove in four runs to help keep the Dodgers' slim playoff hopes alive.
Gagne Details PED Usage In BookSep 26Eric Gagne alleges in new biography that 80 percent of Dodgers teammates were using performance-enhancing drugs.
Dodgers ExplodeSep 26BBTN's Steve Berthiaume and Mark Mulder talk about the Dodgers offense and whether it's too late to right the ship.