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Giancarlo Stanton | Outfielder

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (25) / 11/8/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 242
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Giancarlo Stanton hit his 16th home run in Tuesday's win over the Cubs.
It was the usual routine for Stanton, who struck out twice and walked once in his other three plate appearances. Stanton has a league-leading 45 RBI with his 16 home runs, but he's hitting just .230/.322/.520 overall. His 72 strikeouts are also most in the league. Jun 2 - 9:46 PM

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Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-4 with two solo homers in Saturday's 9-5 win over the Mets.

Stanton cranked his first homer in the third inning, off of Jonathan Niese, then hit another bomb in the ninth inning. With the big game, the slugger is now hitting .232/.326/.524 with 15 homers and 44 RBI. The power numbers are outstanding, obviously, but the average still has room to rise, as Stanton is a career .267 hitter.
May 30 - 7:39 PM

Giancarlo Stanton was the only source of offense for the Marlins, knocking in both runs in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Pirates.

Stanton gave the Marlins a temporary 1-0 lead with an RBI single in the first inning, then reduced their deficit to 3-2 with a third-inning solo home run to right field off of Charlie Morton. The slugger is hitting .234/.323/.509 with 13 home runs and 42 RBI as May nears its conclusion.
May 25 - 9:42 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 1-for-3 with an RBI single in Thursday's loss to the Diamondbacks.

Stanton got in on the party early, hitting an RBI single off of Archie Bradley in the first inning, but it would be his only hit of the game. The RBI was his 39th of the season. Stanton's additional numbers include 12 homers, 25 runs scored and a .239/.324/.523 slash.
May 21 - 3:27 PM

Giancarlo Stanton homered again, finishing 1-for-4, but it wasn't enough for the Marlins in Tuesday's loss to the Diamondbacks.

Stanton crushed a two-run home run off of Jeremy Hellickson in the sixth inning, locking the game up at two apiece. But it would prove to be the Marlins' only offense. They are now 0-2 to begin the Dan Jennings era. Stanton, at least, is a bright spot with his 12 home runs, 38 RBI, and .243/.324/.541 batting line.
May 19 - 10:09 PM

Giancarlo Stanton blasted a mammoth home run in a losing effort against the Braves on Saturday.

He blasted an Alex Wood offering over the batter's eye in center field and into the second deck for his 11th bomb. He finished 1-for-5 on the afternoon.
May 16 - 5:27 PM

Giancarlo Stanton launched a pair of solo home runs and drew a walk Friday in a loss to the Braves.

It was the 14th multi-homer game of his career. The second one landed in the camera well in distant center field and traveled an estimated at 474 feet. Stanton is now up to 10 home runs on the year and leads the majors with 35 RBI. Those who invested an early first-round pick in fantasy leagues have to be pretty happy with that.
May 15 - 11:09 PM

Giancarlo Stanton hit a solo home run out of Dodger Stadium on Tuesday, giving the Marlins their only reason to smile as they were routed in Tuesday's loss.

Stanton lifted a Mike Bolsinger offering out to left field, completely clearing the bleachers to give the Marlins a 1-0 lead in the first inning. The home run was measured at 467 feet. It's number eight on the season for Stanton as well as his 30th run batted in. Stanton also owns a .252/.336/.512 triple-slash line.
May 13 - 1:41 AM

Giancarlo Stanton is not in the Marlins' lineup Sunday.

Stanton has been slumping a bit of late, so manager Mike Redmond is giving him a breather. Ichiro Suzuki is handling right field.
May 10 - 1:28 PM

Giancarlo Stanton struck out four times and walked once Saturday against the Giants.

It's Stanton's 11th career four-strikeout game, but first of 2015. He's off to a poor start in May, opening up 6-for-36 with one homer, but there doesn't seem to be anything to worry about, considering that he's coming off a nice April.
May 10 - 1:12 AM

Giancarlo Stanton ripped a three-run homer in Wednesday's loss to the Nationals.

He won a battle with Max Scherzer in the eighth inning, sending a pitch well over the left-field wall for his seventh longball of the season. It was Stanton's lone hit in five trips to the plate, but fantasy owners probably aren't complaining. Stanton has driven in 27 this year.
May 6 - 3:54 PM

Giancarlo Stanton provided an RBI single and a two-run home run in Wednesday's win over the Mets.

Stanton went yard against Bartolo Colon with a man on base in the first inning, erasing a two-run deficit. He added an RBI single in the fifth inning to tie the game up at 3-3. Stanton is now up to 20 RBI with six home runs and a .284/.376/.593 triple-slash line with the first month of the regular season nearly over.
Apr 29 - 10:11 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 3-for-3 with a home run and two RBI in Saturday's 8-0 win over the Nationals.

Stanton singled in the first inning, doubled and scored in the fourth inning, walked and scored in the sixth inning, and then slugged a no-doubt homer to left-center off Nats reliever Rafael Martin in the eighth. He now boasts a .946 OPS with five home runs and 16 RBI through 18 games this season.
Apr 25 - 6:57 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 0-for-4 in Friday's loss to the Marlins.

Stanton came into the game on a power tear, with four home runs in his last seven games, but Jordan Zimmerman and company shut the slugger down on Friday. Stanton is slashing .226/.342/.484 and has hit four home runs with 14 RBI and nine runs scored through the first three weeks of the 2015 season. He remains one of the top offensive threats in the game and the low average figures to rise as the weather warms.
Apr 24 - 10:12 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 1-for-5 with a two-run home run in a win versus the Phillies on Thursday.

Stanton ripped a Justin De Fratus offering over the fence in left field at Citizens Bank Park to put the cherry on a four-run sixth inning for the Marlins. Stanton now has four home runs, all of them occurring within his last seven games. On the season, he's hitting .241/.362/.517 with 14 RBI.
Apr 23 - 4:06 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1J.T. Realmuto
2Jeff Mathis
3Jhonatan Solano
1B1Michael Morse
2Jeff Baker
3Justin Bour
2B1Dee Gordon
SS1Adeiny Hechavarria
2Donovan Solano
3B1Martin Prado
LF1Christian Yelich
2Ichiro Suzuki
CF1Marcell Ozuna
2Don Kelly
RF1Giancarlo Stanton
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Mat Latos
2Henderson Alvarez
3Jarred Cosart
4Dan Haren
5David Phelps
6Tom Koehler
7Jose Urena
8Brad Hand
9Jose Fernandez
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1A.J. Ramos
2Bryan Morris
3Mike Dunn
4Sam Dyson
5Carter Capps
6Vin Mazzaro
7Andre Rienzo
8Kendry Flores
9Aaron Crow