Umps check Padres pitcher Musgrove’s ears for sticky stuff


              Umpire Alfonso Marquez (72) checks for substances behind the ears of San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) during the sixth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
            
              Umpire Alfonso Marquez (72) checks for substances behind the ears of San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) during the sixth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
            
              Umpire Alfonso Marquez (72) checks for substances behind the ears of San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) during the sixth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
            
              San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) watches play from the dugout against the New York Mets during the seventh inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
            
              San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) is greeted by manager Bob Melvin (3) as he comes off the field at the end of the sixth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
            
              umpire Alfonso Marquez (72) motions to the New York Mets dugout after checking San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove for substances during the sixth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
            
              Baseball fans react as San Diego Padres starting pitcher Joe Musgrove (44) walks off the field at the end of the seventh inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball playoff series against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Umps check Padres pitcher Musgrove’s ears for sticky stuff