It's only been less than two weeks in the big leagues for Starling Marte, but we've already seen flashes of exciting plays from the 23-year-old that makes you see his special potential.
He showed off his power in his very first pitch in his very first at-bat launching a home run in his 2-for-4 debut. We've seen him show off his cannon arm by nailing a runner trying to stretch a single into a double. And we've seen his speed on the bases, legging out extra-base hits and swiping a bag.
Marte entered game action hitting for a .244/.271/.422 line over 11 games. But on Tuesday against Arizona in Pittsburgh, which Marte said was a dream to play in because of his role model Roberto Clemente, Marte showed off his threat at the top of the order with his speed and power.
The outfielder led ...
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