Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/26/12
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Without Aubrey Huff, the San Francisco Giants are trying to focus on baseball and move forward, and manager Bruce Bochy likely will play Brandon Belt and Brett Pill more at first base. Huff was placed on the 15-day disabled list before Wednesday's 4-2 loss in Cincinnati because he's dealing with anxiety attacks, Bochy said. The 35-year-old veteran didn't show up to work for Monday's doubleheader in New York and simply texted the Giants that he wasn't coming for personal reasons. His last appearance on a diamond wasn't pretty -- playing second base in an emergency role Saturday and breaking to first base when he should have covered second on a double-play grounder to short. Huff's average is .182, and his defense has been poor. Bochy said Huff is getting treatment and will rejoin the team in San Francisco on Friday when the Giants play the Padres to open a homestand. Huff is apparently at home in Tampa. Some issues have been documented. Huff's father was murdered when he wa...
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