The Pittsburgh Pirates and Pirates Charities announced, in conjunction with ROOT SPORTS, the "Pirates Charities Night on ROOT SPORTS" is scheduled for Friday, July 22, when the Pirates host the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:05 p.m. at PNC Park.
The announcement was made by National League manager Terry Collins. Marte will join Pittsburgh closer Mark Melancon as representatives of the Pirates at this year's All-Star Game, Tuesday night in San Diego.
The Pittsburgh Pirates today recalled first baseman Josh Bell from Triple-A Indianapolis. To make room for Bell on the 25-man active roster, right-handed pitcher Tyler Glasnow has been optioned to Triple-A. Bell, who has no previous big league experience, will wear uniform #55.