PHOENIX — Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Starling Marte introduced on social media that his spouse Noelia has died of a coronary heart assault.
“Right now I’m going via the good ache of creating public the unlucky loss of life of my spouse Noelia, on account of a coronary heart assault,” Marte wrote on Instagram on Monday. “It’s a second of indescribable ache. On behalf of my household, I’m grateful for the expressions of esteem and solidarity on this tough time.”
“We’re deeply saddened to be taught of tragic passing of Noelia Marte,” the Diamondbacks wrote on social media. “Starling and his household are a part of the D-backs’ household and we are going to do all we are able to to help him and their kids throughout this extremely tough time.”
The 31-year-old Marte has performed his total eight-year large league profession with the Pittsburgh Pirates earlier than being traded to the Diamondbacks through the offseason.
The Pirates additionally responded on social media, saying “the whole Pirates household prolong our deepest condolences to Starling Marte and household throughout this horrible time.”