Starling Marte News Archive
Manager Clint Hurdle said Marte's absence from the lineup Tuesday was not due to an injury. "Manager's decision," Hurdle said in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I've been trying to get the bench guys in periodically after the break to get them some at-bats to keep them fresh."
Marte is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Dodgers.
Marte (head) is back in the lineup Monday vs. the Dodgers, MLB.com reports.
Marte (head) walked in a pinch-hitting appearance Sunday afternoon against the Rockies.
Marte's injury has been classified as "head trauma" rather than a concussion, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Marte (head) is not in the lineup Sunday against the Rockies.
Marte is not in the lineup Saturday against the Rockies.
Marte was 1-for-2 with a walk, a hit by pitch and two RBI in the Pirates' come-from-behind win over the Rockies on Friday night.
Marte (personal) was reinstated from the bereavement list Thursday, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Marte is expected back in Friday's lineup after taking the full seven-day bereavement allotment following the passing of his mother-in-law.