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  1. Prospect Arroyo soaking up big league adviceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | San Francisco Giants

    ... destination: the Major Leagues. The 21-year-old can consult the likes of Buster Posey , Madison Bumgarner or Brandon Belt to discuss the challenges of being a prized Giants farmhand expected to take his final few steps toward a big league pedestal. ...

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  2. Madison Bumgarner looms large in Giants' decision-makingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... nearly $400 million for free agents Cueto, Samardzija and Denard Span and extensions for Brandon Crawford and Brandon Belt. It's a far cry from the business practices of the A's across the bay. New A's President Dave Kaval is promoting his team's ...

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  3. Bumgarner confirmed to start Cactus openerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Francisco Giants

    ... leading contenders for the fifth starter's spot, looked sharp Wednesday as he threw live batting practice to Brandon Belt and Michael Morse . Left-hander Ty Blach , who's also competing for the fifth starter's spot, will pitch Saturday against a ...

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  4. Murph: 6 Giants observations from ScottsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... As the new appointed "bunt doctor" - Flan's old handle - Aguacil told us he had ideas to work specifically with Brandon Belt and Brandon Crawford to go ahead and lay bunts down the third base line when the shift is on. About an hour later, we saw ...

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  5. Giants must forget disastrous end to 2016 to have chance at NL West in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... but in order to focus on the upcoming season. During Saturday's KNBR-Giants FanFest, Rod Brooks and I asked Brandon Belt, Brandon Crawford, and Joe Panik about the way last season ended. Belt said, "last year, knowing it was in our grasp and we lost ...

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  6. Giants' Johnny Cueto in jeopardy of missing WBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SFGate

    ... are so far ahead. "It's the day you drive home and go, 'Did I do any work at all this winter?'" first baseman Brandon Belt joked. Outfielder Michael Morse faced live pitching for the first time since April and drew Jeff Samardzija 's 95 mph ...

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  7. Giants notes: Johnny Cueto's WBC participation in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Inside Bay Area

    Jeff Samardzija pitched to Brandon Belt, Matt Cain threw strikes to several hitters and the Giants enjoyed some friendly competition on the first day of live batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium Monday. Johnny Cueto pitched to hitters as well, but the kids in the batter's box were teenage prospects and Cueto was 3,000 miles away at the Giants' camp in the Dominican Republic.

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  8. Baggarly: Brandon Belt should bat second in the lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... has a decision on his hands that will have a major impact on the team. Who should bat second - Eduardo Nunez or Brandon Belt? Baggarly made his suggestion known. "I think the biggest question, more than how many at-bats Nunez is going to get, is ...

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  9. San Francisco Giants: Betances Case Proves Avoiding Arbitration is for the BestRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Sports Media 101

    ... million that the Yankees offered, instead of the $5 million that he put on the table. Tags: A.J. Pierzynski , Brandon Belt , Conor Gillaspie , Cory Gearrin , Dellin Betances , Eduardo Nunez , Ehire Adrianza , George Kontos , Hunter Strickland , Joe ...

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  10. Madison Bumgarner's nemesis hopes to become his teammate with GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Contra Costa Times

    ... order on a given day against opposing lefties. Perhaps Michael Morse makes the team and spells first baseman Brandon Belt. Perhaps Aaron Hill or switch-hitter Jimmy Rollins is on the club to give second baseman Joe Panik a day off. More likely, ...

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  11. Giantsa search for left fielder begins, N ez gets vote of confidence from BochyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Monterey County Herald

    ... Núñez could bat leadoff at times this season and also could contribute in the No.2 spot, even though Brandon Belt appeared to adapt well to hitting there in the second half. “When he got settled in, he did a great job,” Bochy ...

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  12. Happy Glove Day: Giants get new leatherRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | San Francisco Giants

    ... is and execute one pitch at a time," Blach said. Of course, durability and comfort are paramount. First baseman Brandon Belt always picks up two gloves, though he might not need to be overly concerned about replenishing his supply from year to year. ...

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  13. Giants notes: The competition begins in left field, Nunez gets vote of confidence from Bochy, etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... said NAoA ez could bat leadoff at times this season and also could contribute in the No.2 spot, even though Brandon Belt appeared to adapt well to hitting there in the second half. "When he got settled in, he did a great job," Bochy said of NAoA ez. ...

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  14. Time with fellow All-Stars has Nunez ready to goRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | San Francisco Giants

    ... in a regular-season game, Nunez said, "Yes. Sure." Eduardo Nunez lines an RBI single to center field to score Brandon Belt in the top of the 4th inning Acquired by the Giants from Minnesota shortly before last year's non-waiver Trade Deadline, Nunez ...

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  15. Jimmy Rollins eager to prove himself, earn spot on GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Houston Chronicle

    ... during a spring training baseball workout, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Scottsdale, Ariz. San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, and Joe Panik take the field during spring training baseball workouts, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Scottsdale, Ariz. San ...

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  16. The San Francisco Giants Scout Madison Bumgarner, Power HitterRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | BleacherReport

    ... hitter: Such is life with raw pop that even the Giants' best hitters can respect. A quick survey of Crawford, Brandon Belt and Buster Posey revealed that they take Bumgarner's power seriously enough to even rate it alongside that of Hunter Pence , ...

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  17. Giants' Cain faces challenge for starting rotation spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KRON 4

    ... due to his father's health issues. a Many top position players are already in camp, including Brandon Crawford, Brandon Belt, Eduardo Nunez, Joe Panik and Hunter Pence.

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  18. Giants spring training preview: Matt Cain, left field are big questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Inside Bay Area

    ... the pitches to get both lefty and right-handed hitters out. 4. Will Bochy find a set lineup to his liking? Brandon Belt, who ranked fifth in the NL with a .394 on-base percentage, sure looked comfortable when moved to the No.2 spot in the second ...

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  19. New Giants' closer Mark Melancon and catcher Buster Posey have already been in contact.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... coach Dave Righetti and ventured, "Polo Grounds?" (The bygone yard last hosted a major league game in 1963). a Brandon Belt was asked his thoughts on the proposed rule change that would put a runner at second base to start extra innings. He noted ...

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  20. Giants fans flood AT&T Park for annual Fan FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | SFBay

    ... a huge line a But It was a one in a lifetime experience." A highlight of the afternoon came when first baseman Brandon Belt , second base Joe Panik , and shortstop Brandon Crawford took KNBR broadcast stage. A fan draped in Dodger blue walked down ...

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