Jace Peterson started in place of Kemp in left margin on Saturday.
“Once we do your hamstring, during some point, it can get irritating,” Kemp said. “I am only perplexing to figure out a approach to make it reanimate and be means to play during a same time.”
This outlines a third time this deteriorate that Kemp has been kept out of diversion movement with a hamstring injury. He went on a infirm list in Apr for his right hamstring and missed dual games (June 16-17) traffic with his left hamstring.
The Braves could potentially reason him out of a lineup until Tuesday opposite a Padres. The logic would be to give him dual additional days of rest with a matinee on Sunday and an off-day on Monday.
“[Hamstring injuries] don’t always go divided as there is always something there,” Kemp said. “I don’t wish to make it worse as hamstrings are tricky.”
Kemp has played good this deteriorate and strengthened his 2017 All-Star Game presented by MasterCard bid with a walk-off home run in Wednesday’s 5-3 feat over a Giants. Ranked sixth in a latest All-Star fan opinion tally, he is attack .320 with 12 homers and 35 RBIs this season.
Kemp’s lapse to a lineup could coincide with a lapse to San Diego for a initial time given he was traded on Jun 30, 2016, to a Braves. The group has left 67-54 in 121 games with Kemp in a fold.
Jaylon Thompson is a contributor for MLB.com formed in Atlanta. This story was not theme to a capitulation of Major League Baseball or the clubs.