Short hops

Short hops

• With Yasmani Grandal making his 50th start of the season at catcher on Sunday, three different Padres players have made 50 or more starts behind the plate this season (Nick Hundley started 56 games and John Baker started in 51).

According the the Elias Sports Bureau, no Major League team since 1900 has had three players make 50 or more starts at catcher in the same season.