Giancarlo Stanton

Giancarlo Stanton

Height/Weight: 6' 6"/245 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Panorama, California
Draft: 2007 2nd round by the
  • nj

    After 'bad' year, Yankees starter's dream comes true in offseason

    After a 2023 campaign he described as “bad” across the board, New York Yankees starting pitcher Nestor Cortes' year is ending on a high note — and he called on some past and present teammates to celebrate the moment. On Saturday, Cortes got married to Alondra G. Esteras Russy, whom he met at a restaurant in Miami in 2015. A photo shared on Instagram by music artist El Chulo showed Cortes giving the peace sign surrounded by current and former teammates having a good time: Josh Donaldson, Luis Severino, Aroldis Chapman, Anthony Rizzo, Giancarlo Stanton, Gio Urshela and Gleyber Torres.

  • Pinstripe Alley

    Around the Empire: Yankees news

    MLB | David Adler: Other than his countryman Shohei Ohtani, Yoshinobu Yamamato figures to be the big fish in the free agent pool this offseason. After playing with Statcast data, the comps come in as follows... Kevin Gausman's fastball, a curveball reminiscent of Clayton Kershaw or Adam Wainwright, a splitter that hearkens to Ohtani's, and a cutter that earns comparisons to Gerrit Cole's. I'm sold.

  • nj

    New York host: Dumped Mets slugger is better Yankees fit than Giancarlo Stanton

    ... Vogelbach would be an upgrade. Vogelbach, whom the Mets acquired in July 2022, drew the ire of Mets fans in 2023 because he was underperforming (104 OPS+ in 275 at-bats compared to 139 OPS+ in 149 at-bats in 2022) and taking away at-bats in a lost season from younger Mets players.