Starling Marte News Archive
Marte went 3-for-3 with a double, a homer and two RBI against the Orioles on Wednesday.
Although Marte is expected to move down in the Bucs' batting order, he doesn't intend to stop running. "I want to be on base, steal bases, and get in scoring position," Marte told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I have the same approach no matter what position I hit."
Marte went 2-for-2 with a double, triple and stolen base against Boston on Saturday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Manager Clint Hurdle said Saturday that he views Marte as a run producer first, and a run scorer second, the Pittsburgh Tribune's Travis Sawchik reports.
Marte has started six spring contests, going 4-for-16 in Grapefruit League contests.