SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. suffered scrapes on a knee and his arms in a fall within the Dominican Republic however is doing advantageous, his father stated Saturday.
“He’s advantageous, in excellent situation,″ stated the Padres star’s father, former main league infielder Fernando Tatis.
“They handled him right here; it is not an enormous deal, only a fall — he scraped his knee and arms slightly,″ stated the elder Tatis, including that reviews that his son had fallen off a bike had been false.
He stated the incident occurred this previous Sunday in San Pedro de Macoris province within the japanese a part of the Dominican Republic.
Tatis Jr. simply accomplished a season by which he completed third within the Nationwide League MVP voting. He led the NL with 42 homers in 130 video games, batting .282 with 97 RBIs and 25 stolen bases. His season additionally included two journeys to the injured record with left shoulder points.
Earlier within the 12 months, he signed a $340 million, 14-year contract with the Padres.