Tater Bats model TB-SM6M was used by Starling Marte in April of 2018. The bat shows excellent use with a handle crack. Numerous ball marks, light seam impressions, and ink transfers are visible on the front and left barrel surfaces. Several cleat marks are also present. The handle has a moderate coat of pine tar and it is cracked. The knob has a “Play for Keeps” decal. The barrel end has Marte’s #6 written in silver.
The bat is MLB Authenticated (JC102729). It was cracked on April 29, 2018 in the bottom of the first inning. The bat was used by Marte on April 27, 2018 to hit a walk off single in the bottom of the 11th inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Pittsburgh.