Matt Kemp ready to turn the page

Can the L.A. outfielder get past poor year that had some believing he'd gone Hollywood?

Originally Published: March 1, 2011
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- At 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, with a basketball pedigree and a locker full of tools, Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp has heard his share of "the next Dave Winfield" comparisons. Time will tell whether Kemp can maximize his skills and summon the Winny within, but the current version has a lot of people wondering. At age 26, Kemp is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside a .760 OPS.

If you think it's exasperating to manage him or watch him from the box seats, try pinning him down ...

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