Padres’ Tatis leaves game against Cubs with tight oblique

CHICAGO (AP) — San Diego Padres slugger Fernando Tatis Jr. has left the game against the Chicago Cubs because of right oblique tightness.

Tatis exited after hitting a fly to left in the sixth inning on Tuesday. He was replaced at shortstop by Ha-Seong Kim in the bottom half.

Tatis is hitting .293 with 16 home runs.

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