Brandon Belt

Brandon Belt

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/231 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Nacogdoches, Texas
College: Texas
Draft: 2009 5th round by the
  • North Carolina Daily

    Spring training roundup: Phillies close spring with walk-off win

    Darick Hall scored Cameron Cannon on a walk-off double to lift the Philadelphia Phillies over the visiting Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on the final day of spring training Tuesday in Clearwater, Fla. Hall also hit a go-ahead RBI single to cap a four-run fourth for the Phillies, but Karl Ellison tied it5-5 in the seventh with an RBI double for the Blue Jays. Edmundo Sosa hit two sacrifice flies for Philadelphia. Phillies starter Bailey Falter lasted just 1 2/3 innings, giving up four runs on four hits and three walks without a strikeout. Bo Bichette hit a two-run home run for the Blue Jays. Toronto starter Jose Berrios gave up four runs on three hits and three walks over 4 2/3 innings. He struck out


    3 Blue Jays players that will be crucial to the team's success this season

    Every successful team has their headline stars, but they also have a few X-factors who contribute in their own special ways. This year, the Toronto Blue Jays expect big things from Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette, Kevin Gausman, and Alek Manoah. Last year, breakout campaigns by Alejandro Kirk, Santiago Espinal, and Ross Stripling were pleasant surprises for Toronto.

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    Team's in AL East Set for Competitive Season - ESPN 98.1 FM

    As Spring Training comes to an end and Opening Day approaches on Thursday, the AL East is headlined by stars and has the potential to be the strongest division in the MLB. Last season, the New York Yankees finished atop the division with a 99-63 record. The Toronto Blue Jays (92-70) came in second, while the Tampa Bay Rays (86-76), Baltimore Orioles (83-79) and Boston Red Sox (78-84) followed. The division featured three teams in the 2022 postseason (Yankees, Blue Jays and Rays) which tied the NL East for the most playoff teams from a division.