The Padres included that the move was made for “precautionary reasons” after he went 0-3 on the night.
Tatis entered play Tuesday with a .299 average to go along with 16 home runs and 37 RBIs. He exited after hitting a fly to left in the sixth inning. He was replaced at shortstop by Ha-Seong Kim in the bottom half.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.