Tags: Stanton, Giancarlo

Giancarlo Stanton Bothered by Pressure? No. Furniture? Maybe

Stanton vaguely alluded to these issues in Boston last Tuesday, when he was asked if he had been trying to do too much at the plate during the Yankees’ homestand. “No,” he said. “I just felt there was a lot going on. Focusing on maybe too many things. But not trying too hard, I don’t…

Orioles 8, Yankees 7 | 12 innings: More Whiffs, and Frustration, for Giancarlo Stanton in Yankees’ Loss

The Yankee Stadium crowd already has loudly delivered its negative reviews of the early performance by Stanton, who is signed through 2027 and is owed $295 million on the 13-year, $325 million contract he signed with the Miami Marlins in 2015. They booed him vociferously after every strikeout on Sunday, and never more viciously than…

On Baseball: On an Off Day, Giancarlo Stanton Learns the Power of Pinstripes

The Yankees are bound to Stanton for the next decade after acquiring him from Derek Jeter’s downsizing Miami Marlins in a December trade. In his first home game as a Yankee, Stanton learned an important lesson, one that Rizzuto and all the other Yankees champions knew well: Even on your worst day, there’s still a…