SAN DIEGO – A man is recovering at a hospital after he was stabbed a few blocks away from Petco Park in the East Village, according to San Diego police.

Officers said around 6:35 p.m., a 34-year-old man got into an argument with a group of men near 1500 National Avenue.

During the argument, the man was stabbed twice and hit in the head with a blunt object, according to police.

The stabbing victim was rushed to a hospital and is expected to survive.

Police do not have descriptions of the suspects.