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Belt in tie for major-league lead in homers with 5th on Tuesday

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (KTRE) -

Brandon Belt is now tied for the major-league lead in home runs following the Giants 7-3 win over Arizona Tuesday in San Francisco.

Belt is tied with Mark Trumbo with five long balls. His two-run shot came in the first inning.

Batting from the No. 2 spot, he also singled in the third inning, flied out in the fourth and popped out in the sixth.

He is now batting .343 for the season. Through the first eight games, he has yet to record a walk.

The Giants continue the series against the Diamondbacks on Wednesday at 9:15 p.m.

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