Torre: Kemp is a production guy

Updated: April 5, 2010, 3:52 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PITTSBURGH -- The Dodgers began the regular season on Monday with catcher Russell Martin batting second and center fielder Matt Kemp fifth, a surprising alignment in that it was widely assumed for most of the spring that Kemp would follow switch-hitting leadoff man Rafael Furcal in the order. But manager Joe Torre said he isn't necessarily locked into doing it this way for the long haul.

"Matt Kemp ... is one off our production guys,'' Torre said. "In the National League, you pretty ...

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