Latest Brandon Belt News

Logan Webb strikes out seven as Giants beat Rockies again

Sep. 28, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson won a World Series championship last season with the Atlanta Braves and expected to compete for one this season in San Francisco, only to be out of it in September instead. Logan Webb struck out seven over five innings to win for the fourth time...

Thompson 2-run HR backs Urías' 17th win, Dodgers beat Giants

Sep. 18, 2022 01:17 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Freddie Freeman is a 100-game winner for the first time, and he wants to pile on many more before these dominant Dodgers are done. Trayce Thompson hit a two-run homer to back Julio Urías' 17th win, and NL West champion Los Angeles beat up on the San Francisco...

Flores hits game-ending, 2-run homer, Giants sweep Phillies

Sep. 04, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carlos Rodón is hardly counting as his strikeouts pile up, even as the comparisons to Tim Lincecum keep coming. Rodón reached the 200-strikeout mark for the first time in his career, then watched as Wilmer Flores hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth...

Giants rout Phillies 13-1, snap seven-game losing streak

Sep. 03, 2022 02:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson homered and drove in five runs, Alex Cobb struck out seven in seven scoreless innings and the San Francisco Giants routed the Philadelphia Phillies 13-1 on Friday night. Evan Longoria and Andrew Knapp each added two RBIs for San Francisco, which...

Giants 1B Belt to undergo season-ending knee surgery

Sep. 02, 2022 20:48 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants first baseman Brandon Belt will undergo season-ending arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Saturday in San Francisco. Dr. Ken Akizuki will perform the procedure. “It’s obviously disappointing for Brandon and for all of us,” manager...

Musgrove Ks 11, Padres hold off Giants 5-4 for sweep

Aug. 31, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Musgrove had a season-high 11 strikeouts, Manny Machado drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 on Wednesday afternoon, completing a three-game sweep. Luis Campusano and Jake Cronenworth added RBIs for San Diego, which...

Snell's strong outing, Grisham's HR lead Padres past Giants

Aug. 31, 2022 02:35 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Blake Snell allowed four hits over six shutout innings and Trent Grisham hit a two-run homer to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Snell (6-7) struck out eight and rebounded from a shaky start against...

Drury homers, drives in 3 as Padres hold off Giants 6-5

Aug. 30, 2022 02:57 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Clevinger came to the San Diego Padres from Cleveland, so he knows a thing or two about rain delays. He did a beautiful job weathering not one but two unusual stoppages Monday night. Brandon Drury hit a two-run homer in the first inning and...

Twins snap 6-game losing streak with 9-0 rout of Giants

Aug. 27, 2022 00:17 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gilberto Celestino hit a bases-clearing double and Gary Sánchez added two-run home run, all in a six-run third inning, as the Minnesota Twins snapped a six-game skid with a 9-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday night. Carlos Correa and Kyle Garlick...

Manning throws 6 scoreless, Tigers beat Giants 6-1 for split

Aug. 24, 2022 17:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Matt Manning threw six scoreless innings and the Detroit Tigers scored all six of their runs in the fifth to beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 on Wednesday and split a two-game series. “He escaped the issues early and really finished strong,” Tigers manager A.J....