Good Giants story on Hudson product Brandon Belt, and his prospects for reaching the majors this season:
Former Diboll Lumberjack J.J. Hayes caught a 19-yard TD pass with less than two minutes to play to lift Lamar to a 29-28 win over Southeastern Louisiana.
Former Lufkin Panthers standout Don Muhlbach, now a long snapper for the Detroit Lions, is posing with his wife and pets for a charity calendar.
Former Lufkin Panthers pitcher Craig Whitaker is now one step away from the major leagues, according to the Fresno Bee.
Former Hudson Hornet pitcher/slugger Brandon Belt, a first baseman as a college player and professional, is crediting a heavy dose of patience as the main ingredient in his hitting success, according to MiLB.com.
Press release from the West Texas Rough Necks:
The Boston Globe's Red Sox Notebook today says former Angelina College pitcher Clay Buccholz is getting better as a pitcher, even as his strikeout rate drops.
Hudson High School alum Brandon Belt is leading the California League in hitting, according to Our Sports Central at http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/?id=4024111