May 14, 2021

Dodgers: Matt Kemp Rooted All the Way for LA in the 2020 World Series (Dodgers Nation)



In case you need a reminder, your Los Angeles Dodgers are the 2020 World Series champs. For more than 3 decades, the organization had been chasing that title and along the way, there were some great teams and great players leading the charge.

One example: Matthew Ryan Kemp.

For 10 seasons in Dodger blue, Matt Kemp was a force in Los Angeles. And he was one of the leaders on the hunt for a championship. In his 10 seasons in blue, Kemp’s Dodgers made the postseason 5 times. 2006, 2008, 2009, 2014, and in 2018 where he finally made it to the World Series as a Dodger after several seasons away. 

In 2006, he didn’t play a role on the postseason team, but in 2008 and 2009, LA was so close to the October classic it hurt. And most of you know how things turned out in the 2018 World Series. 

Now, after the Dodgers finally won it all in 2020, Kemp couldn’t be more excited for his former teammates.

“Those are my bros,” Kemp told am570 Dodger Talk host Dave Vassegh.

I was home watching the game — I watched every single one of the games. I’m definitely excited for them, happy for them. That was something that we tried to do for 10 years when I was with the…

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