After veteran Ian Desmond announced that he would not be participating in the shortened MLB season, the Rockies signed 35-year old Matt Kemp.
The former All-Star agreed to a minor league contract with Colorado to replace Desmond on the roster. He has much bigger shoes to fill on the field.
Who knows maybe Kemp get hot for a month or so and put a few balls into the thin air in Colorado. There's nothing to lose by signing him.
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