Matt Kemp, Los Angeles Dodgers (.324, 39 HR, 126 RBI). Curtis Granderson, New York Yankees (.261, 41 HR, 119 RBI, 136 runs scored). Prince Fielder, Milwaukee Brewers (.299, 38 HR, 120 RBI). All strong MVP candidates, though the awards went to others. At least Kemp got to be Rihanna’s beau.
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