Kemp discusses benching with Torre

Updated: June 30, 2010, 1:34 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- Upon seeing his name missing from the starting lineup for the third consecutive game, Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp finally approached manager Joe Torre on Tuesday afternoon, and the two had a closed-door meeting in the visiting manager's office at AT&T Park that Torre later characterized as a positive conversation.

Torre also said Kemp will return to the lineup on Wednesday. Asked if that would be the case if Kemp hadn't approached him, Torre said, ...

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