Brandon Belt is the real deal and San Francisco Giants fans know it.
The 22-year-old tore through the Giants farm system in 2010, compiling a .352 BA to go along with 23 homers, 112 RBI and a 1.075 OPS. He put up these numbers while going from Single-A San Jose to Double-A Richmond to Triple-A Fresno.
Even with this amazing year, the Giants are not so sure Belt is ready for the big leagues. After all, GM Brian Sabean waited until the middle of the year to bring up Buster Posey and that decision worked out fairly well for the World Series champions.
So with that in mind, let's take a look at 10 reasons why Brandon Belt should hone his skills a bit longer before becoming a star.