Short hops

Short hops

• Carlos Quentin's right knee is still sore and kept him out of the Padres lineup again on Tuesday. Manager Bud Black said there is no timetable for his return and mentioned the possibility of a disabled list stint. Quentin will likely miss Wednesday's game, as well, and with an off-day Thursday, will likely make a decision soon.

Jamal Collier is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.