EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – There is a chance that San Diego Padres’ star Fernando Tatis Jr. may find himself suiting up for the El Paso Chihuahuas soon.

According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, Tatis is likey headed to Triple-A El Paso in the coming week.

The Chihuahuas will begin another six-game home series against the Sugar Land Space Cowboys on Tuesday, Aug. 9.

The last two days, Tatis Jr. has been spending time at Double-A San Antonio. On Sunday, Tatis Jr. went 0-for-3 in his second game with the Missions.

Tatis Jr. is trying to get back to the major league level after having surgery to repair a fractured left wrist. According to Padres manager Bob Melvin, Tatis is expected to be back with the major league ball club around the middle of August.