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Wednesday BP: Brandon Belt shines in Giants victory over Mets

Belt shared that he had lost his grandmother yesterday morning. He then went 4-for-5 with two home runs, dedicating the performance to her.

MLB: San Francisco Giants at New York Mets Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Good morning, baseball fans!

Last night’s game sure was a fun one, with many highlights and standout performances. But perhaps most notable was Brandon Belt, who went 4-for-5 with two home runs. This pushes Belt close to a milestone he has flirted with, but not yet achieved: a 20 (or more) home run season.

Belt wasn’t just putting on a show for the fans at Citi Field and back home, however.

During the postgame show, Belt (who is generally pretty private about his personal life) shared that he had lost his grandmother yesterday morning. Going on to say that he wanted to dedicate last night’s performance, and the rest of the season, to her.

I’m certain I am not alone in sending my best wishes to the Belt family.

Old, random MCC article for you to read

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What time do the Giants play today?

The Giants take on the Mets again in game two of this three game series tonight at 4:10 p.m. PT.