Starling Marte

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Bob Walk: We Expect Better Than This From Marte

Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined “The Fan Morning Show” Wednesday to talk about Starling Marte’s inexplicable, lackadaisical fielding play that allowed the Twins to score a run and extend a big inning during their 8-5 win Tuesday night.

93-7 The Fan–05/20/2015

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Cole Helps Pirates Edge Phillies 4-3

Gerrit Cole pitched seven effective innings, Starling Marte hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Monday night.

05/11/2015

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Byrd Drives In 4, Reds Top Pirates 7-1

Marlon Byrd homered and drove in four runs, Todd Frazier belted his National League-leading ninth home run and the Cincinnati Reds handled the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Tuesday night.

05/05/2015

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Wood Pitches Cubs Past Pirates 6-2 For 4th Straight Win

Dexter Fowler had three hits and two RBIs, Travis Wood tossed seven strong innings and the Chicago Cubs won their fourth straight game Tuesday night with a 6-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

04/28/2015

Andrew McCutchen #22 of the Pittsburgh Pirates celebrates clinching a National League playoff spot after their 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 23, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

MLB Network’s Darryl Hamilton Likes A Pirates/Red Sox World Series

You can count MLB Network Analyst Darryl Hamilton as one who is picking the Pirates to have a magical season.

93-7 The Fan–03/31/2015

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Pirates Outfielder Starling Marte Ready For Breakout Season

He is under Pirates control, including a team option in 2021 and following a second half where he hit .348 following a stint on the disabled list, Starling Marte may be ready to break through and prove this Pirates outfield can, indeed, be compared to the 1992 group.

93-7 The Fan–03/23/2015

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Game Notes From The Pirates’ 8-7 Win Over The Tigers

The crowd of 9,018 is a McKechnie Field record.

03/19/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 1: Starling Marte #6 of the Pittsburgh Pirates reacts after striking out in the third inning during a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in game two of a doubleheader on May 1, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland.

Pirates Hit 3 HRs, Beat Tigers 8-7

Tony Sanchez, Starling Marte and Willy Garcia homered, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Detroit Tigers 8-7 Wednesday night.

03/18/2015

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Neal Huntington Opens Up About Martin Move, Cervelli Acquisition

Neal Huntington joined Chris Mueller at PirateFest and they open up talking about Russell Martin moving on to Toronto and what Francisco Cervelli brings to this team.

12/13/2014

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Pirates Announce Autograph Schedule For PirateFest

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that tickets for group autograph sessions at the 2014 PirateFest will go on sale this week with nine groups featuring three current and/or former Pirates players scheduled over the two-day event.

93-7 The Fan–12/01/2014

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Pirates Get Late Break In Playoff Push, Top Bosox

The Pittsburgh Pirates got a lucky break when Boston pinch-runner Jemile Weeks was hit by a batted ball in the ninth inning, beating the Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to keep pace in the NL pennant race.

09/18/2014

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Volquez Leads Pirates Over Reeling Tigers 4-2

Edinson Volquez allowed two runs over six innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on the Detroit Tigers early in a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night.

08/12/2014

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Snider Hits 2 Homers, Pirates Top Tigers 11-6

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates already had a four-run lead over an ailing Justin Verlander when Travis Snider threw out a runner at the plate in the second for an inning-ending double play. “It very […]

08/12/2014

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Starling Marte Activated, Pedro Alvarez Placed On Bereavement List

The Pirates roster moves continue as outfielder Starling Marte has been activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list while third baseman Pedro Alvarez was put on the bereavement list.

93-7 The Fan–08/05/2014

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