The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is coming up on Tuesday, July 12th. The biggest stars and best performers in baseball will gather in San Diego...and Brandon Belt could be representing East Texas.
Hudson's Brandon Belt accomplished a rarity Wednesday night during San Francisco's game with the Boston Red Sox. He launched a majestic home run which completely traveled out of the ball park and into McCovey Cove.
To hit a home run in a Major League baseball game must be an awesome feeling. Brandon Belt who played his high school ball in Hudson, just west of Lufkin, certainly knows that feeling. But, the homer he hit Friday night in Colorado was something special.
Travis Ishikawa hit a game-winning, three-run homer off Michael Wacha in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-3, in San Francisco on Thursday night to win Game 5 of the National League Championship Series and advance to the World Series for the third time in…
Nearly two months ago, Hudson native Brandon Belt led the San Francisco Giants in homers and RBI's, then he was sidelined for 50 games thanks to a broken thumb that he suffered while getting hit by a pitch.