By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media
I’m not working. But if I were, I’d have written this little screed about the silliness in how the Pirates are now handling — or toying with — Starling Marte. Good job by our Rob Biertempfel in Denver to get Kyle Stark on record about this. Served it up for me like slo-pitch softball.
This front office needs to start acting like it it’s in first place. This stuff was fine during the rebuilding days. It looks petty now.
In case you missed what Marte did last night while the Pirates tested his resolve, here it is. It’s pretty clear that Marte needs to work on his singles.
Here’s all of Rob’s coverage from Denver.