PLAYING TIME: Tabata, Marte lead list of comings and goings


Marte hits DL with oblique strain, Tabata recalled

The at-times dazzling debut of Starling Marte (OF, PIT) was derailed August 19 when the rookie outfielder was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right oblique strain. The DL stint will carry into September, at a minimum, and the nature of the injury suggests that Marte may need more than 15 days to heal.

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