Worth noting

Tyson Ross hosted a team of Little Leaguers and their families from nearby San Leandro for Tuesday's game. Ross, a Bay Area native, sponsored the team with camouflage Padres jerseys for the season and spent part of the pregame session mingling with the players and coaches.

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