The surgery will likely limit Kemp's off-season training regimen although he is expected to be ready for spring training, the newspaper reported.
The outfielder was limited to just 73 games this season and missed all of the Dodgers' post-season run, which took them to the National League Championship Series where they lost to St. Louis in six games.
Kemp injured the ankle during a July 21 game against Washington on an awkward slide at the plate.
The career .293 hitter averaged just .270 this season with six homers and 33 RBI.
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