Yes, the Royals are favored. Here's why.
draws. SI.com also gives an edge to Eric Hosmer over Brandon Belt ... based on what, exactly? Hosmer’s last month? I wouldn’t even call this one a draw; Belt ’s clearly got the edge if you believe next season
World Series: How the Giants and Royals match up
starting Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium: --- First Base: Giants: Brandon Belt . After missing 96 games this year because of a broken thumb and concussion, Belt had the big hit that decided the longest postseason game in major league history
Where to bat Mike Morse
case for 7 th - Morse batting in front of Travis Ishikawa would give the Giants a much more likely power source behind Brandon Belt . If you're thinking of riding the hot bat of Ishikawa after his NLCS walk-off home run, don' t overthink it
Previewing Game 1 of the World Series
around and hope for 3456. Hits it's not going to happen. They're going to try to run it by Bruce poaching I have. Brandon belt he sneaking off the bag just kind of disrupt that running game.They're going to try to run it by Bruce poaching I have. Brandon belt he sneaking off the bag just kind of disrupt that running game.
Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series
hit BP and take grounders and stuff, you try to keep it as much like game day as possible,'' Giants first baseman Brandon Belt said. Royals designated hitter Billy Butler said he didn't see the five-day break being a detriment. ''Hey
Belt on game-winning solo HR
Brandon Belt sounds off after the Giants edged the Nats in the longest postseason game in MLB history.
When Mike Matheny remembered Michael Wacha
Sandoval R – Hunter Pence L – Brandon Belt L – Travis Ishikawa I stopped there because ..... If he brings in a lefty to face Belt , he’s going to have the platoon edge ..... Bochy wouldn’t pinch-hit for Belt . And if Bochy does pinch-hit for
Just sit back and enjoy this wild card World Series
small enough gap to say maybe the Giants are about as good? What if they had Matt Cain? What if they'd had more of Brandon Belt ? I don't know what being the best team is. I don't know how long it lasts, or how much it fluctuates. What do
Thursday's Sports In Brief
ninth inning against Michael Wacha, making his first appearance of the postseason for the Cardinals. After an out, Brandon Belt walked to bring up Ishikawa, who drove a 2-0 pitch into the elevated seats in right field to set off an orange towel
Did Mathenaging cost Cards in Game 4?
pitches. And so many of those pitches were high-leverage pitches, too. The last came with two runners aboard, when Brandon Belt lifted a fly to fairly deep center field. You really couldn’t have blamed Matheny for worrying, and it seems clear