PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — San Diego Padres star shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. left Tuesday’s spring coaching recreation with left shoulder discomfort after making a backhanded play.
Tatis fielded the ball, made the throw to first base after which started strolling off the sphere. He was met by supervisor Jayce Tingler and a coach. After a couple of minutes within the dugout, Tatis headed towards the clubhouse accompanied by a coach.
The Padres mentioned Tatis will probably be reevaluated on Wednesday.
Tatis signed the longest contract in baseball historical past on Feb. 22, a $340 million, 14-year deal.
Aside from that, it hasn’t been a clean spring for the 22-year-old famous person. He missed time with flu-like signs after which jarred himself after diving headfirst into house on a flyball to shallow left discipline in a recreation on March 13.
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