Brandon Belt promised a young cancer survivor he'd hit a homer, and then he did
Giants first baseman Brandon Belt is currently rehabbing a broken thumb with San Francisco's Class A affiliate in San Jose. Along with trying to get healthy, on Friday, Belt promised (and delivered) a home run for 12-year-old cancer survivor Lyndsey Dworkin. Seriously. Here are some details from the Mercury News:
And in his first at-bat:
After the game, Belt gifted a ball to the youngster reading: "To Lyndsey, My Good luck charm. -- Brandon Belt." He's also hoping to get her to a game once he's back up in the bigs.
h/t Big League Stew