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Pirates hand Astros 10th loss in row with 5-3 win

Prospect Marte hits homer on first major league pitch

Prized prospect Starling Marte homered on his first major league pitch and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped out to an early lead before holding on for a 5-3 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night.

Pirates hand Astros 10th loss in row with 5-3 win

Prospect Marte hits homer on first major league pitch

Prized prospect Starling Marte homered on his first major league pitch and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped out to an early lead before holding on for a 5-3 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night.