POSTED: Monday, May 12, 2014 - 12:03pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 12, 2014 - 12:05pm
San Francisco (KETK) — Brandon Belt is fron Hudson, near Lufkin.
He leads the San Francisco Giants in home runs.
But the East Texan will not have a chance to hit any more homers for a while.
Belt will have surgery for a fracture left thumb.
The Giants first baseman will be out for six weeks.
The injury happened last Friday night.
Belt's thumb was hit by a fastball.
He has hit nine home runs so far this season.