Brandon Belt RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brandon Belt's season cut short by bad luck again in 2018

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The Belt Wars will never die. Want proof? Many Giants fans still believe the first move the team should make this offseason is trading the first baseman, and yet, for the last three weeks, I’ve been doing these season recaps in reverse order of baseball-reference’s version..." November 02

  • Brandon Belt ‘likely’ done for ’18

    San Francisco Chronicle "Padres baserunners had a great chance to meet Giants rookie Aramis Garcia at first base. Garcia started all three games there. Brandon Belt kept hoping his right knee would allow him back into the lineup, but that probably won’t happen over the final nine games. Before the..." September 20

  • What is Brandon Belt’s future with the Giants?

    San Francisco Chronicle "Did Brandon Belt drop a house on a wicked witch during a tornado? Did he drive his car into a mirror factory? Ballplayers get hurt. Brandon Belt gets hurt in the most unfortunate ways: concussions from beanings, a broken thumb from a pitch, and this year, an appendicitis and a..." September 07

  • Giants place Brandon Belt on DL, activate Evan Longoria

    San Francisco Chronicle "ess In a bit we should learn the extent of Brandon Belt's knee injury, but this much is clear. He is going on the 10-day disabled list, one of a flurry of roster moves the team accomplished Wednesday and Thursday ahead of a four-game series at AT&T Park against the Brewers -..." July 26

  • Giants’ Brandon Belt forced out of game with apparent leg injury

    San Francisco Chronicle "Giants first baseman Brandon Belt had to leave Wednesday’s game against the Mariner at Safeco Field with an apparent leg injury. Belt, facing Mike Leake, hit a hard grounder to lead off the seventh inning. It deflected off first baseman Ryon Healy’s glove to second baseman..." July 25

  • Brandon Belt and his newborn son August watched the Giants on TV from the hospital

    MLB.com "The Battle of the Bay continued on Friday night. This time, the Giants took on the A's in Oakland, but there was no sign of Brandon Belt. You see, he and his wife Haylee were welcoming their son into the world -- but don't worry, he still supported his boys. Belt posted a..." July 21

  • Giants Activate Brandon Belt

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Giants have activated Brandon Belt from the 10-day disabled list, as Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports was among those to report. Right-hander Pierce Johnson was optioned to Triple-A to make room on the active roster. " June 16

  • Giants Place Brandon Belt On DL

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Giants have placed first baseman Brandon Belt on the 10-day disabled list and activated infielder Alen Hanson from the DL, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area was among those to report. " June 02

  • Giants 1st baseman Brandon Belt has appendectomy

    San Francisco Chronicle "Giants first baseman Brandon Belt has had an appendectomy and is expected to be released from a Bay Area hospital Saturday. The club said he underwent the procedure late Friday. Belt had one at-bat in a 4-0 victory against Philadelphia on Friday night. " June 02

  • Giants’ Brandon Belt hospitalized with possible appendicitis

    San Jose Mercury News "About the time the Giants were enjoying the feeling of a 4-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies Friday night, they learned of the possibility of being without one of their best hitters for an extended period. Brandon Belt, the Giants leader in batting average (.309), home runs..." June 02