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.
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.
Brandon Belt, who was born in Nacogdoches and played his high school ball at Hudson, is on fire!! He currently has an 11 game hitting streak for the San Francisco Giants, which includes 4 homers and some very clutch hitting performances.
Brandon Belt, who played his high school ball at Hudson, will be the first to tell you that his offensive numbers so far this season are not where he wants them to be. Maybe things are looking up...as in up, and out of the ball park.
At the beginning of this year's spring training, it looked like the deck was pretty heavily stacked against the odds of Brandon Belt being on the San Francisco Giants opening day roster. At least, that's what the 'experts' thought...