East Texan homers as Giants headed to World Series
Brandon Belt was born in Nacogdoches.
He's from Hudson, near Lufkin.
Monday night, the East Texan hit a solo homer in the National League Championship Game.
Belt and the San Francisco Giants eliminated the Saint Louis Cardinals, 9-0
The Giants will face the Detroit Tigers Wednesday night at 6:30 in Game One of the World Series.
The Series will be televiosed on FOX 51.
Belt ripped a 98 mile per hour fastball for a home run in the bottom of the 8th inning.
Number nine made it 9-0. That turned out to be the final.