VIDEOS: Starling Marte and Pete Kozma trade diving catches

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The Pirates and Cardinals are playing for the right to face the Dodgers in the NLDS on Wednesday night, and both clubs have benefited from a pair of defensive gems in the early innings. First Starling Marte robbed Matt Carpenter of a bloop base hit in the third:

Then Pete Kozma took a line drive base hit away from Neil Walker in the fourth:

Pretty nifty plays in back-to-back half-innings.

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Mike Axisa joined CBS Sports in 2013. He has been a member of the BBWAA since 2015 and has previously written about both fantasy baseball and real life baseball for MLBTradeRumors.com, FanGraphs.com, RotoAuthority.com,... Full Bio

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