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  1. Giants' Pence out 6-8 weeks with broken forearmRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... replace Pence in right field, but none of those guys will gain much value outside of NL-only leagues. Perhaps Brandon Belt sees some time in right, virtually guaranteeing him everyday at-bats to start the season, but that's the only positive spin on ...

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  2. Big blowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... even worse when considering that Pence was to be part of the middle of the lineup along with Buster Posey and Brandon Belt , as Pablo Sandoval is now with Boston. The silver lining here is that Pence had this happen with a bit more than a month ...

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  3. Images from Thursday's spring training gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... a spring training baseball game at Roger Dean Stadium. (Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports) San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt tosses the baseball to Ryan Vogelsong to get Chicago Cubs' Tommy La Stella at first during the first inning of a spring ...

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  4. Hunter Pence hit by pitch on the forearm, belief is that it's brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Frisco Fastball

    ... big league level. He hit for a slash of .277/.332/.445 with 20 home runs, a 123 wRC+, and a 4.7 fWAR. Last year Brandon Belt broke his hand late April on a Paul Maholm curveball that didn't move causing him to miss more than a month of games. The ...

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  5. 'Little things' help Giants come up big on offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Francisco Giants

    ... postseason. They secured monumental victories through a variety of means, such as an 18th-inning home run ( Brandon Belt , Division Series Game 2), a bunt that forced a game-ending throwing error ( Gregor Blanco , League Championship Series Game 3) ...

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  6. A's switch-pitcher makes Cactus League debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Arizona Republic

    ... over the Giants. Venditte pitched from both sides in his short work of relief and retired Justin Maxwell and Brandon Belt. The catch with Venditte's unique skill is that he has to declare what side he will pitch from before the at-bat. That way it ...

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  7. A's Rough Up Bumgarner in Cactus League OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BaySportsNet.com

    ... He threw right-handed to retire Justin Maxwell on a grounder yesterday, then turned around and struck out Brandon Belt using his left arm. That is just awesome . Venditte has never cracked the major leagues and he has to prove that he can be useful ...

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  8. Oakland's Pat Venditte gets outs with both arms: MLB news, updates, linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cleveland.com

    ... Justin Maxwell, a right-handed hitter, on a ground ball induced by his right arm. He started the fourth against Brandon Belt, a left-handed hitter, and struck him out while pitching left-handed. The switch-pitching Venditte is in camp with the A's ...

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  9. A's switch-pitcher gets job done from both sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    A's switch-pitcher Pat Venditte managed to record outs with both arms on Tuesday in the A's Cactus League win over the Giants. Venditte, an ambidextrous reliever from Creighton, induced a groundout pitching right-handed to Justin Maxwell to end the third and got a called strikeout pitching left-handed against Brandon Belt to start the fourth.

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  10. Spring Game #1: Oakland A's beat San Francisco Giants 9-4 on Marcus Semien's two homer dayRead the original story

    Tuesday | Athletics Nation

    ... Venditte. He got right-hander Justin Maxwell to ground out to short pitching right-handed, and then struck out Brandon Belt pitching left-handed. Belt looked particularly uncomfortable with Venditte's side-arm action beginning from the first base of ...

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  11. A's relief prospect Venditte impresses with both armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFGate

    ... the inning. The next inning, Venditte was back out there and, working left-handed, he struck out lefty-hitting Brandon Belt . "We were really only going to have him clean up an inning and that was it, but you really couldn't resist, knowing it was a ...

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  12. Giants-A's spring opener is familiar, despite the odditiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | SFGate

    ... Maxwell on a groundout to end the inning. When he took the mound throwing lefty in the fourth - the Giants' Brandon Belt was up - most of the fans figured the A's had made another pitching change. Belt struck out on a nasty slider in the lefty-lefty ...

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  13. Venditte records out with each arm in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Washington Nationals

    ... then transferred his glove to his other hand to begin the fourth and proceeded to strike out the left-handed Brandon Belt with his left arm. "Any time you get to a new team and begin a new season," he said, "you want to start out on a good note, and ...

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  14. Former Yankee Pat Venditte goes right and left to retire two batters for A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    ... Venditte got Justin Maxwell to ground out to end the third. Then, pitching lefthanded, he struck out Brandon Belt leading off the fourth. Venditte uses a specially built six-finger glove that has two thumbs, so it can be used on either hand. "I was ...

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  15. A's Beat Giants 9-4 in Today's Cactus League OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swingin' A's

    ... inning with a runner at third base and two outs and induced a ground ball to end the threat. He struck out Brandon Belt to start the fourth inning before being removed from the game. He faced one right-handed batter using his right hand and one ...

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  16. Wacha puts tough postseason in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... at 3 and the Giants leading the best-of-seven series, 3-1. Wacha let up a base hit to Pablo Sandoval and walked Brandon Belt with one out. Ishikawa, a left-handed hitter, shouldn't have even been in the game to face Wacha. And for all intents and ...

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  17. Giants newcomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Inside Bay Area

    ... last year. The lineup for Tuesday's exhibition opener: CF Aoki, 2B Joe Panik, 3B McGehee, LF Justin Maxwell, 1B Brandon Belt, C Andrew Susac, DH Adam Duvall, RF Juan Perez, SS Joaquin Arias. Madison Bumgarner is scheduled to start and throw one ...

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  18. Giants newcomers McGehee, Aoki -- so different, so much in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Inside Bay Area

    ... last year. The lineup for Tuesday's exhibition opener: CF Aoki, 2B Joe Panik, 3B McGehee, LF Justin Maxwell, 1B Brandon Belt, C Andrew Susac, DH Adam Duvall, RF Juan Perez, SS Joaquin Arias. Madison Bumgarner is scheduled to start and throw one ...

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  19. Soquela s McGehee, Japana s Aoki united on Giants roster after series of near-missesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... • The lineup for Tuesday's exhibition opener: CF Aoki, 2B Joe Panik, 3B McGehee, LF Justin Maxwell, 1B Brandon Belt, C Andrew Susac, DH Adam Duvall, RF Juan Perez, SS Joaquin Arias. Madison Bumgarner is scheduled to start and throw one ...

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  20. Projecting Tim Lincecum's 2015 seasonRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... heard the Giants' first baseman. Lincecum is back and he's gonna start the All-Star Game. Counterpoint: Maybe Brandon Belt is going to strike out 200 times this year, and we'll look back at this article as an ominous portent of doom. It's March, ...

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