Tatis, Grisham power Padres to 6-2 win vs. Diamondbacks
Last updated 7/27/2020 at 5:56pm
AP Sports Writer
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Fernando Tatis Jr. saw the ball rolling to the wall in left-center field and raced around the bases, diving headfirst into third as his helmet went flying off.
He stood up and thumped his chest with his right fist after clearing the bases, highlighting a five-run rally that carried the San Diego Padres to a 6-2 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.
It's the kind of exciting play the Padres have come to expect from their young shortstop, and it helped the Padres take three of four games in their opening series.
Trent Grisham hit his...