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Giancarlo Stanton | Outfielder

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (24) / 11/8/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 242
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Giancarlo Stanton homered for the 25th time this season, his only hit in four at-bats in a losing effort against the Reds on Thursday.
Stanton put the Marlins up 1-0 in the first inning with a line drive over the left field fence off of Johnny Cueto. It was the only damage the Marlins could do against the Reds' right-hander. Stanton has homered in back-to-back games, and has a total of four since the All-Star break. He's slashing .293/.394/.541 with 72 RBI on the season. Jul 31 - 9:59 PM

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Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI in a win over the Nationals on Tuesday.

Stanton broke a scoreless tie with his 25th double of the season in the sixth inning. He added an RBI single in the eighth. The two runs batted in added to his NL-leading total of 71 RBI. It's shaping up to be a career year for the outfielder, who's hitting .293/.393/.535 overall.
Jul 29 - 11:02 PM

Giancarlo Stanton connected for a solo home run Friday against the Giants.

Stanton's solo bomb in the sixth inning -- which traveled an estimated 466 feet -- was the only offense the Marlins could muster on Friday. The 24-year-old slugger leads the National League with 22 home runs and 64 RBI.
Jul 18 - 10:35 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-3 with an RBI single, two walks, and two runs scored in Tuesday's win over the Phillies.

It's Stanton's seventh multi-hit game out of his last 10 contests. Disappointingly, he has only homered once in that span. Nevertheless, Stanton is still slashing an MVP-esque .316/.414/.591 with 21 home runs and 61 RBI.
Jul 1 - 11:28 PM

Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to participate for the National League in the home run derby during this season's All-Star festivities.

The 24-year-old slugger currently leads the National League with 21 long balls on the season and is known to put on impressive displays during batting practice. It will be his first time participating in the event.
Jun 28 - 3:03 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-4 with a pair of walks and a solo home run in Thursday's loss to the Phillies.

Stanton boosted the Marlins' lead to 2-0 with a solo shot off of Cole Hamels to lead off the fourth inning. It was homer number 21 and RBI number 59, both tops in the National League. Stanton also owns an impressive .310/.404/.596 slash line with seven stolen bases.
Jun 26 - 11:58 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles in Tuesday's loss to the Phillies.

The Marlins couldn't bring Stanton home despite reaching base three times. The outfielder continues to have a fantastic season, slashing .308/.401/.592 with a league-leading 20 home runs and 58 RBI. He has seven stolen bases in as many attempts just for good measure.
Jun 24 - 11:19 PM

Giancarlo Stanton reached four times and stole his career-high seventh base Monday against the Phillies.

Stanton singled, walked and was hit by pitches twice. He's a perfect 7-for-7 stealing bases this year and 24-for-33 in his career. He stole just one base in 116 games last year while being troubled by leg problems.
Jun 23 - 10:53 PM

Giancarlo Stanton (wrist) is in the Marlins' starting lineup Thursday against the Mets.

Stanton left Wednesday's series finale against the Cubs after suffering a minor wrist contusion. The 24-year-old slugger has a .987 OPS, 20 home runs, and 57 RBI.
Jun 19 - 3:21 PM

Giancarlo Stanton (wrist) is expected to play in the Marlins' series opener Thursday against the Mets.

Stanton left Wednesday's series finale versus the Cubs with a minor wrist contusion but he felt fine in the clubhouse afterward. He has a .299/.394/.593 batting line with 20 home runs and 57 RBI on the season.
Jun 18 - 4:20 PM

Giancarlo Stanton left Wednesday's game against the Cubs with a left wrist contusion.

Stanton looked like he might have tweaked the wrist while batting in the fifth inning. He stayed in for the sixth inning but was then removed in the seventh. The Marlins are calling him day-to-day for now, but it's not clear if the outfielder might need some additional testing. Stanton hit a solo homer in one of his three at-bats before exiting.
Jun 18 - 2:54 PM

Giancarlo Stanton went 3-for-5 with a solo homer and a walk in Friday's extra-inning loss to the Pirates.

It was his 18th home run of the season, which puts him back in the lead in the National League. Stanton has been a little quiet so far this month, hitting .255 (11-for-43) with two home runs and three RBI in 11 games. Look for him to bust out soon.
Jun 14 - 12:00 AM

Giancarlo Stanton went 0-for-3 with a strikeout in Tuesday's 1-0 loss to the Rays.

Chris Archer was tough on the Marlins' lineup, which was only able to squeak out one run on the evening. Stanton has logged just one hit in 10 plate appearances to start the month of June, but the National League leader in home runs and RBI, with 16 and 51, is still slashing an outstanding .308/.406/.603.
Jun 3 - 9:34 PM

Giancarlo Stanton launched a two-run homer Friday against the Braves.

It was a long drive to center field which traveled an estimated 450 feet. Stanton is now up to 16 home runs and 51 RBI on the year and appears primed for his biggest season yet.
May 30 - 10:19 PM

Giancarlo Stanton finished 3-for-4 with his 15th homer Monday in the Marlins' 3-2 win over the Nationals.

Stanton doubled and scored in the top of the first inning, hit a two-run bomb in the third inning, and added a single for good measure in the eighth. The 24-year-old slugger is now sporting a 1.027 OPS, and he's currently on pace for 47 home runs and 153 RBI.
May 26 - 4:33 PM

Depth Charts

C1Jarrod Saltalamacchia
2Jeff Mathis
1B1Garrett Jones
2Jeff Baker
2B1Rafael Furcal
2Derek Dietrich
3Jordany Valdespin
4Enrique Hernandez
SS1Adeiny Hechavarria
2Donovan Solano
3B1Casey McGehee
LF1Christian Yelich
2Reed Johnson
CF1Marcell Ozuna
RF1Giancarlo Stanton
Starting Pitcher
S1Nathan Eovaldi
2Henderson Alvarez
3Tom Koehler
4Jarred Cosart
5Brad Hand
6Jacob Turner
7Jose Fernandez
Relief Pitcher
R1Steve Cishek
2Mike Dunn
3A.J. Ramos
4Bryan Morris
5Carter Capps
6Chris Hatcher
7Sam Dyson
8Kevin Gregg