Pirates' Starling Marte: Twice as nice Saturday

Marte went 2-for-4 with a pair of solo home runs in a 10-4 loss to the Cubs on Saturday.

The homers give him three in the last two games and 15 thus far in 2019. Marte entered Saturday with a career-best 3.6 home-run percentage -- higher than his career mark of 2.6. He's also on pace to reach the 20 HR/20 SB level for the second straight year with 13 stolen bases to his credit. Marte finished with 20 homers and 33 steals in 2018.

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