Starling Marte Robs Matt Carpenter of Extra-Base Hit With Spectacular Diving Catch (Video)


The Pirates clearly aren’t ready for their magical season to come to an end.

Finding themselves down 2-0 in the third inning of Game 5, left fielder Starling Marte came up with a clutch grab to limit the damage. Cardinals second baseman Matt Carpenter ripped a Gerrit Cole fastball down the left field line, but Marte robbed a sure extra-base hit from Carpenter, diving toward the line to reel in the fly ball.

Check out one of the best web gems of the postseason in the video below.


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