Giancarlo Stanton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Yankees will likely activate Luke Voit Saturday; Giancarlo Stanton’s return isn’t even close

    New York Daily News "Luke Voit was nowhere to be seen as the Yankees took early batting practice on Friday, an unusual sign for the first baseman. Before the All-Star break, he had been on the field early doing all his work and pushing to come off the injured list for this game, the first game back after the..." July 13

  • Giancarlo Stanton yet to resume baseball activities

    Larry Brown Sports "Giancarlo Stanton does not appear close to a return thanks to a knee injury he suffered in June. Unfortunately but unsurprisingly, Stanton has yet to resume baseball activities after hurting his knee during a slide last month against Toronto. The slow progress means we..." July 13

  • Giancarlo Stanton shares emotional tribute to Tyler Skaggs, message for grieving Angels teammates

    CBS Sports "Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton joined the MLB community in mourning the loss of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, and posted a heartfelt tribute to Skaggs' teammates and loved ones. On Monday, Skaggs, 27, was found dead at the team hotel in Texas hours before a scheduled game against the..." July 02

  • Giancarlo Stanton's Injuries Could Spiral Into $265 Million Yankees Nightmare

    Bleacher Report "This season, Giancarlo Stanton and the injured list have gone together like peas and carrots, Jif and Smuckers, Tango and Cash, etc. And that's a serious problem for the New York Yankees. Stanton has played only nine games in 2019 and is headed back to the injured..." June 28

  • Yankees Issue Devastating Injury Update For Giancarlo Stanton

    The Spun "Somehow, the injury-plagued Yankees are cruising in the AL East. However, the latest injury update on Giancarlo Stanton could put a damper on the mood in the clubhouse. Earlier this month, the Bronx Bombers acquired Edwin Encarnacion in a trade with the Mariners. Following the big..." June 27

  • Giancarlo Stanton will return to IL with PCL strain

    Larry Brown Sports "Just after the New York Yankees got him healthy, Giancarlo Stanton is heading back to the injured list. Stanton hurt his knee during Tuesday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays, and while an initial MRI sounded positive, manager Aaron Boone announced after Wednesday’s..." June 26

  • Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton avoids injured list, but could miss London Series with knee bruise

    CBS Sports "Only seven days after returning from a two-month stint on the injured list, New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton exited Tuesday night's win over the Blue Jays (NYY 4, TOR 3) with another injury. Stanton was removed with a right knee contusion in the..." June 26

  • Giancarlo Stanton has MRI after injuring right knee

    Newsday "The Yankees just got Giancarlo Stanton back last Tuesday after a lengthy stint on the injured list, but the slugging outfielder could already be facing another absence. Stanton was removed from Tuesday night’s 4-3 win over the Blue Jays before the fourth inning with a right knee..." June 26

  • Giancarlo Stanton’s return shows his awkward place in Yankees universe

    New York Post "If the Yankees win and Giancarlo Stanton strikes out twice, does it make a sound? The answer could definitively be found Tuesday night in the Bronx: Yes, it makes a rather significant sound, a melody of boos with a “You suck!” punctuating the scene. Such is the..." June 19

  • Yankees activate Giancarlo Stanton

    Hardball Talk "The New York Yankees have activated Giancarlo Stanton. He’ll be in the lineup in tonight’s game against the Rays. Stanton has been on the injured list since April 1 due to a left biceps strain and a left shoulder strain sustained in what Aaron Boone called a..." June 18

  • Yankees Option Mike Tauchman as Giancarlo Stanton is Expected to be Activated Tuesday

    12 Up "The Yankees are one step closer to Giancarlo Stanton's return to action. New York has optioned outfielder Mike Tauchman back to Triple-A in preparation for the hulking slugger's activation on Tuesday. June 18

  • Giancarlo Stanton homers in fourth straight rehab game as he and Aaron Judge near return to Yankees

    Yahoo! Sports "If there was any doubt whether Giancarlo Stanton was ready to return to the New York Yankees lineup, he is quickly erasing it. The hulking slugger moved his rehab assignment to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday, where he launched his fifth home run in four rehab games...." June 17

  • Giancarlo Stanton to make Yankees return on Tuesday

    The Score "New York Yankees outfielder/designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton will return to his team's lineup on Tuesday, manager Aaron Boone told reporters, including ESPN's Coley Harvey on Sunday. " June 16

  • How are Yankees’ Aaron Judge, Giancarlo doing on Triple-A rehab?

    Newark Star-Ledger "It appeared that Yankees sluggers Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton each made it through Saturday’s game without Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre without an incident. Judge went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. Stanton went hitless in four at-bats with three..." June 16

  • Giancarlo Stanton likely will return to Yankees' active roster on Tuesday

    Newsday "Nothing wrong with Giancarlo Stanton’s bat. And, more significant, nothing apparently wrong with his left calf.   The outfielder, who began a rehab assignment with High-A Tampa Tuesday night, hit three home runs in his first two rehab games Tuesday and Wednesday...." June 14

  • Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge’s returns are on horizon

    New York Post "Considering how many injuries the Yankees have suffered and the number of setbacks their players have incurred while working back to the big leagues, it is never safe to say anyone is a lock to return from the injured list on an exact date. Dellin Betances, Luis Severino, Troy..." June 14

  • Aaron Boone: Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton could play for Yankees next week

    Sportsnaut "New York Yankees superstars Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are both recovering well from their respective injuries, and both could potentially play next week. Yankees skipper Aaron Boone appeared on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio Wednesday and said that both Judge and Giancarlo..." June 13

  • Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton could play for Yankees next week

    Sportsnaut "New York Yankees superstars Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are both recovering well from their respective injuries, and both could potentially play next week. Yankees skipper Aaron Boone appeared on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio Wednesday and said that both Judge and Giancarlo..." June 12

  • Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton belts a homer in rehab start

    New York Post "Giancarlo Stanton made his return to game action Tuesday and homered in his first rehab action with Single-A Tampa as he returns from a left calf strain. Stanton’s previous rehab assignment was cut short last month by the calf strain after he had recovered from the left biceps..." June 12

  • Yankees reveal Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge roadmaps for return

    New York Post "Giancarlo Stanton has played just three games this season, sidelined first with a left biceps strain, followed by a strained left shoulder and finally a strained left calf suffered during a very brief rehab assignment last month. He is scheduled to begin another rehab assignment..." June 11

  • Giancarlo Stanton to restart rehab assignment Tuesday

    Larry Brown Sports "New York Yankee star Giancarlo Stanton is moving toward a return to the big leagues. Stanton is set to restart his rehab assignment on Tuesday, though there is no clear timetable for when he’ll be ready to return to the Yankees. " June 10

  • Giancarlo Stanton to begin rehab assignment next week

    Yardbarker "After progressing nicely during an extended spring training game on Friday, New York Yankees All-Star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is set to begin a rehab assignment early next week. Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Saturday that New York’s star outfielder would..." June 08

  • Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton progressing in return to the diamond

    Sportsnaut "After battling injuries to many of their stars for much of the season, it appears good news is finally hitting the New York Yankees and star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. According to Pete Caldera of USA Today Network, Stanton played in an extended spring training game and hit a home..." June 07

  • Giancarlo Stanton ‘probably close’ to another rehab assignment

    CBS Sports "Stanton (shoulder) is close to facing live pitching and could soon begin a rehab assignment, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports. Stanton resumed baseball activities Thursday after being pulled from his rehab assignment May 21 with a calf strain. " May 31

  • How close was Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton to returning before latest injury?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The New York Yankees were hoping slugger Giancarlo Stanton was close to returning from the injured list. He started a rehab assignment with Single-A Tampa on Monday as he recovered from a left biceps strain and a left shoulder strain. On..." May 23

  • Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton leaves rehab assignment with new calf injury

    New York Post "First it was the biceps, then shoulder. Now, Giancarlo Stanton has had a calf setback. The Yankees announced the star outfielder has been “returned” from his rehab assignment with left calf tightness. Stanton was hit in the leg a few days ago, Aaron Boone said Monday, and..." May 22

  • Why Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton says he’s ‘not far’ from return

    Newark Star-Ledger "On Monday afternoon, Yankees manager Aaron Boonesaid slugger Giancarlo Stanton essentially would tell the team when he’s ready to return from the injured list. On Monday night, after Stanton homered in his first minor-league rehab game, he made it..." May 21

  • Giancarlo Stanton to begin rehab assignment tonight

    Hardball Talk "Giancarlo Stanton will begin a minor league rehab assignment Monday with High-A Tampa. That according to the team’s Tweet to that effect. Stanton has been on the injured list since April 1 due to a left biceps strain and a left shoulder strain sustained in what Aaron Boone..." May 20

  • Yankees' Didi Gregorius, Giancarlo Stanton progressing toward return to lineup

    The Score "The newly minted, first-place New York Yankees could see shortstop Didi Gregorius and outfielder Giancarlo Stanton return to the lineup sooner rather than later. Gregorius is slated to play his position in extended spring training on Monday, manager Aaron Boone said, according to..." May 18

  • Yankees still not worried about Giancarlo Stanton's long-term health

    SNY TV "Aaron Boone struggled during a Tuesday afternoon news conference to describe Giancarlo Stanton's shoulder injury, but the Yankees remain unconcerned about Stanton's health, and consider him to be progressing. According to people familiar with the situation, Stanton's..." May 15

  • Giancarlo Stanton has shoulder injury, but Yankees aren't saying anything more about it

    Yahoo! Sports "New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton has played just three games this season. While he was put on the 10-day Injured List on April 1, there’s been little to no news regarding his status. The situation got even stranger Tuesday when Bryan Hoch of MLB.com tried to..." May 15

  • Giancarlo Stanton takes next step in rehab

    SNY TV "Giancarlo Stanton's progression from a Grade 1 left biceps strain reached the batter's box Monday. The slugger took live at-bats at extended spring training in Tampa, but there is still no timetable for his return.  " May 14

  • Comedian Tiffany Haddish Wants To Shoot Her Shot At Giancarlo Stanton

    Total Pro Sports "A couple of days ago, the Seattle Mariners were in New York to take on the Yankees, and among the thousands in attendance was Tiffany Haddish. The comedian informed her fans she would be in attendance on Instagram and stated she hoped to meet Yankees star Giancarlo Stanton in the..." May 08

  • Giancarlo Stanton to ramp up activity in return effort

    Larry Brown Sports "Giancarlo Stanton says he will be ramping up his physical activity as he attempts to return to the New York Yankees. Stanton has been out since the first week of the season after suffering a strained biceps that has sidelined him for over a month. He is recovered from that injury but..." May 07

  • Luis Severino won't return until after All-Star Game; Clint Frazier, others, nearing activation

    CBS Sports "The New York Yankees have been plagued by injury more than any other team in baseball. The Yankees entered Sunday with 13 players on the mend and having already lost 447 days to injury on the year -- the next-closest team, the Pittsburgh Pirates, haven't even lost 400 days. General manager..." May 05

  • Yankees place Giancarlo Stanton on 10-day IL with left biceps strain

    Newsday "The Yankees placed Giancarlo Stanton on the 10-day injured list with a left biceps strain ahead of their series opener against the Detroit Tigers, the team announced Monday. They recalled outfielder Clint Frazier from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in a corresponding move. " April 01

  • Giancarlo Stanton feeling more at home with Yankees in Year 2

    New York Post "Giancarlo Stanton will enter the regular season a more experienced player in more ways than one. Coming off a season which he spent trying to adjust to life with the Yankees, as well as to playing left field, Stanton said he feels more prepared for what’s ahead in..." March 13

  • Yankees' Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton Duo Can Make History with 100-HR Season

    Bleacher Report "It's all but official that the New York Yankees aren't getting Manny Machado. They almost certainly won't be getting Bryce Harper, either. It's a good thing they already have a dynamic duo ready to hit them, oh, say 100 home runs in 2019: Aaron Judge and Giancarlo..." February 21

  • Will Giancarlo Stanton fare better in Year 2 with Yankees?

    SNY TV "On his first day in Yankee camp, Giancarlo Stanton wasn't making any bold predictions or declaring that New York has yet to see him at his best, but he said just enough to make it seem he believes Year Two in pinstripes will be something closer to his NL MVP season of..." February 19

  • Giancarlo Stanton feels lucky he got his money before free-agent freeze

    New York Post "Free agency in Major League Baseball has gotten so ugly, even Giancarlo Stanton — the owner of the richest contract in the league’s history — says the current system has “issues” as another free-agency period has extended into spring..." February 19

  • Giancarlo Stanton takes shot at Marlins for not contending

    Larry Brown Sports "The Miami Marlins gave Giancarlo Stanton the largest contract in MLB history in terms of total dollars, but those 325 million reasons still are not enough to make the slugger feel warm and fuzzy about his time with the franchise. Stanton was asked by reporters on Monday about the..." February 18

  • Giancarlo Stanton: Hamstring injury ‘was quite the factor’ in 2018

    Sportsnaut "During his first season with the New York Yankees, Giancarlo Stanton often failed to live up to expectations, but there was apparently a good reason for that. On Monday, Stanton revealed that the hamstring injury he played through last year “was quite the factor” to his..." February 18