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Russell Martin (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday

The injury to Martin will force the light hitting Tony Sanchez into action for an already offensively challenged Pirates team.ANALYST: Ted Schuster A huge loss for the Pirates obviously. He was not tearing the league apart, but a steady presence behind the plate is essential to a successful rotation, and Martin provided that stability.ANALYST: Ivar G. Anderson