Giancarlo Stanton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Five Yankees who will benefit the most from short MLB schedule

    New York Post "In between tracking the talks between the owners and players about what a possible 2020 season could deliver, The Post is looking at five Yankees who could benefit from a shortened schedule and the possibility of rosters expanding from 26 to 30. When it was apparent the season..." June 04

  • Giancarlo Stanton shares cool story about his home run out of Dodger Stadium

    Larry Brown Sports "Giancarlo Stanton is known for hitting some huge dingers during his career, but his mammoth home run at Dodger Stadium is one of his most famous. Five years ago, Stanton crushed a bomb that landed on the roof at Dodger Stadium. He became only the fourth player to hit a ball..." May 13

  • Giancarlo Stanton impressed with young slugger who has similar swing

    Larry Brown Sports "A video of a young slugger went viral on Saturday night, and Giancarlo Stanton took notice. MLB tweeted a clip of a 5-year-old boy named Vinny swinging an impressive stick. Take a look: " May 10

  • Aaron Boone provides an injury update on four key players

    Empire Sports Media "New York Yankees skipper Aaron Boone gave us an injury update on four key players in a recent radio interview. Giancarlo Stanton Stanton was diagnosed with a grade one calf strain in spring training. He had just two plate appearances and was expected to miss an extended..." May 05

  • Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton Donating 15,000 Face Shields to Hospitals in New York and California

    SI "Giancarlo Stanton is doing his part in supporting healthcare workers fighting the novel coronavirus pandemic.  The Yankees' slugger announced on Wednesday that he has donated 12,000 face shields to hospitals in New York City as well as Southern California, where he grew..." April 30

  • Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton and James Paxton ‘continue to heal’

    New York Post "There’s no telling when the Yankees and the rest of baseball might start playing again, but in the meantime, Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are among those who have remained in Tampa, trying to make sure they are healthy if and when the sport resumes this..." April 25

  • Aaron Boone: Giancarlo Stanton's calf healing, could play if there were spring games

    The Score "Giancarlo Stanton is making good use of baseball's coronavirus stoppage. New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Monday that the 2017 MVP is making encouraging progress rehabbing the calf injury he suffered earlier this spring, and the slugger participating in games -..." March 23

  • Aaron Boone thinks Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton could be ready to go whenever season starts

    Larry Brown Sports "The pushback of the 2020 MLB season is giving a few injured New York Yankees some very welcome time to recover. Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Monday on MLB Network Radio that he thinks both Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton (plus righty James Paxton) could all be healthy..." March 17

  • Yankees' injured players could be ready for delayed opener

    CBS Sports "The Yankees got hit with a deluge of injuries during spring training. But with coronavirus causing MLB to shut down for the foreseeable future, the Yankees might be able to get back close to full health by the time the season starts.  Manager Aaron Boone was..." March 16

  • 3 Worst Contracts on the Yankees Right Now

    12 Up "We know the New York Yankees have the money to buy whatever they want, but that doesn't mean they're always making the best investments possible. While general manager Brian Cashman managed to construct a team that has an impressive mix of expensive star veterans and..." March 14

  • Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton likely to miss Opening Day "The Yankees will be without two of their most prominent sluggers to begin the season. Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are both considered unlikely to appear in the Yankees’ Opening Day lineup, general manager Brian Cashman said on Tuesday at George M. Steinbrenner..." March 03

  • Giancarlo Stanton can’t believe what’s happening to him

    New York Post "It doesn’t take much to understand why Giancarlo Stanton’s mood was so dour as he roamed the home clubhouse at Steinbrenner Field early Friday. Really, all you need to do is look at him: He seems cast out of iron, a testament to a year-long commitment to fitness and..." February 28

  • Yankees’ alternate realities add to the cruelty of Giancarlo Stanton mistake

    New York Post "Reggie Jackson wanted to live in Los Angeles when he became a free agent after the 1976 season, but the Dodgers were slow and tepid in their pursuit. He became a Yankee. Late in spring training 1996, George Steinbrenner convened a meeting to discuss concerns about their rookie..." February 28

  • Giancarlo Stanton has calf strain, status for Yankees' season-opener uncertain

    North Jersey "It appears Giancarlo Stanton will miss more time with the Yankees. After appearing in 18 regular-season games and two postseason games with the team in 2019, Stanton has a Grade 1 calf strain, Aaron Boone said on Wednesday.  " February 26

  • Aaron Boone on Giancarlo Stanton: 'I think he looks great' "The impressive power that has repeatedly dented the George M. Steinbrenner Field scoreboard during each of the last two springs is on display again for Giancarlo Stanton, who said on Wednesday that he expects to have no physical limitations entering the 2020 season. “I had..." February 19

  • Giancarlo Stanton says he could have hit 80 homers if he cheated like Astros

    Larry Brown Sports "Giancarlo Stanton led Major League Baseball with 59 home runs in 2017, which was the same year the Astros cheated their way to a World Series title with their elaborate sign-stealing scheme. Had Stanton played for Houston that year, he believes he would currently be MLB’s home run..." February 19

  • Giancarlo Stanton believes Astros were cheating in 2018-19: 'Only sorry because you got caught'

    SI "Giancarlo Stanton is the latest member of the Yankees to comment on the Astros' sign-stealing scandal. Similar to his teammates before him, he held nothing back. While standing at his locker Wednesday morning, Stanton revealed his feelings on the controversy, explaining he's..." February 19

  • Giancarlo Stanton Bench Presses Adriana Lima In Insane Workout Video

    TMZ "Talk about the ultimate flex ... Giancarlo Stanton showed off ALL of his muscles in front of smokin' hot model Adriana Lima -- BY BENCH PRESSING HER!!! The video of the Yankees superstar in the gym is insane ... he laid down on his back, grabbed Lima by the..." January 23

  • Yankees' Aaron Boone expects Giancarlo Stanton to have 'monster season' in 2020

    SNY TV "One of many Yankees hindered by injuries throughout the 2019 season, Giancarlo Stanton had his second year in New York cut short as he battled back from several ailments. Stanton played in only 18 regular-season games, slashing .288/.403/.492 with three home runs..." January 09

  • Top-5 power hitters of the 2010’s

    NBC Sports "We have already discussed the five best defensive players and the five best base runners of the past decade. Now it’s time for us to jump into the top-five power hitters of the 2010’s. 5. 1B/3B/DH Miguel Cabrera, Tigers Cabrera started..." December 19