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    Led by Belt's Bat, Giants Complete Second Sweep in a Row
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    Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with Jae-Gyun Hwang #1 of the San Francisco Giants after scoring on a RBI single in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on July 2, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

    Brandon Belt had himself a day in Pittsburgh with three hits and his 16th home run of the year as the Giants swept the Pirates with a 5-3 win on Sunday.

    Down 2-0 going into the seventh inning, the Giants responded with three runs and then two more in the eighth.

    Jeff Samardzija went six innings and only allowed two earned runs while striking out five.

    Jae-gyun Hwang added two more hits and is now batting .333 since his promotion.

    The Giants have now won six straight and are 33-51 on the season.

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