Brandon Belt

Brandon Belt

AVG
.253
HR
11
RBI
28
R
30
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 3"/231 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Nacogdoches, Texas
College: Texas
Draft: 2009 5th round by the
  • Garcia expected to start for the Astros against Giants
    The Facts

    Garcia expected to start for the Astros against Giants

    Houston Astros (64-41, first in the AL West) vs. San Francisco Giants (65-39, first in the NL West) San Francisco; Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Astros: Luis Garcia (7-5, 3.09 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 114 strikeouts) Giants: Logan Webb (4-3, 3.36 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, 70 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Giants -113, Astros -104; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: Jose Altuve and the Astros will take on the Giants Sunday. The Giants are 34-17 on their home turf.

  • Altuve hits grand slam on 2-homer night, Astros beat Giants
    The Sacramento Bee

    Altuve hits grand slam on 2-homer night, Astros beat Giants

    The Houston Astros and San Francisco Giants both have 64 wins, tied for most in the majors. For two teams planning to play deep into October, their series opener Friday night provided a summer measuring stick. José Altuve hit a grand slam in the sixth one inning after putting Houston ahead on a solo homer, and the AL-leading Astros held off the Giants 9-6 in a matchup of baseball's top two teams.

  • Giants hit 5 HRs, rough up Greinke, Astros 8-6
    The China Post, Taiwan

    Giants hit 5 HRs, rough up Greinke, Astros 8-6

    Brandon Crawford hit a tiebreaking single in the sixth inning for the Giants. We put some really good swings on the ball. All the homers were pretty much no-doubters,” Ruf said.