Matt Kemp, the early favorite to win the National League MVP, has been placed on the 15-day DL for the first time in his career.

Prior to sitting out Monday night’s 3-1 win over the Diamondbacks, Kemp had baseball’s longest games played streak of 399.

The hamstring injury comes as a huge blow to the Dodgers, who own baseball’s best record at 24-11.!/Gwiner25/status/202371665538195456!/brady_mack/status/202369334130126848!/pgammo/status/202331353570742272!/LRapp/status/202385446402134017