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2015 Avg.
.238
 
Career Avg.
.268
Name  Giancarlo Stanton
Born  11/8/1989
Height  6-5
Weight  235
Number  27
Position  RF
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/19/2015 10:02:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton cracked a homer on Tuesday night.
Insight: It was his lone hit in four at-bats. The two-run shot gives Stanton 12 dingers and 38 RBI on the year.
 
5/16/2015 4:14:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton had just one hit in five at-bats, but it was another long one.
Insight: Stanton clubbed his 11th home run of the season, and is now hitting .255 with 11 homers and 36 RBI overall.
 
5/16/2015 11:41:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is just 2-for-16 in his career against Braves starter Alex Wood.
Insight: Stanton did hit two home runs on Friday night, so it is going to be hard to keep him out of the lineup on Saturday. Fantasy owners should know, though, the numbers do not indicate Stanton is in for a big day. If it's any consolation prize, one of Stanton's two hits versus Wood is a home run.
 
5/15/2015 10:35:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was 2-for-4 with two home runs in the loss to the Braves on Friday.
Insight: Stanton hit two solo bombs in the loss. He also had a walk. Stanton is 5-for-11 with three home runs and six RBI in the last three games. He is batting .258 with 10 home runs and 35 RBI in 132 at-bats this season.
 
5/13/2015 9:44:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton blasted a monster home run Tuesday against the Dodgers.
Insight: He hit the ball all the way out of Dodger Stadium, and finished the game 2-for-2. Stanton is hitting .252 with eight homers and 30 RBI.
 
5/10/2015 1:57:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is not in the starting lineup on Mother's Day.
Insight: Stanton is getting the day off. He is just 2-for-12 in the last three games, so he perhaps the break will help. Stanton is hitting .248 with seven home runs and 29 RBI in 117 at-bats this season.
 
5/6/2015 3:51:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton made things interesting at Nationals Park on Wednesday afternoon, hitting a three-run homer in the eighth to bring the Marlins within two runs.
Insight: Unfortunately for Miami, that was the final run of the game as the Marlins lost, 7-5. Stanton was 1-for-5 with three RBI and a run. He is hitting .257 with seven home runs and 27 RBI in 105 at-bats this season.
 
5/5/2015 10:42:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is one of the few hitters who has success versus Washington right-hander Stephen Strasburg.
Insight: Stanton is batting a career .400 (12-for-30) with three homers and 10 RBI in their matchups.
 
4/29/2015 10:28:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI as Miami beat the New York Mets, 7-3.
Insight: Stanton hit a two-run homer to answer Michael Cuddyer's two-run blast in the first. Stanton tied the game again with an infield single in the fifth. Stanton is hitting .284/.376/.593 with six home runs and 21 RBI in 81 at-bats this season.
 
4/26/2015 4:15:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was 2-for-4 with an RBI-triple in the, 6-2, victory over the Nationals on Sunday.
Insight: Stanton is beginning to heat up as he is 5-for-7 with three extra-base hits, five runs and three RBI in the last two games. Stanton is hitting .275 with five home runs and 27 RBI in 69 at-bats this season.
 
4/26/2015 11:15:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is just 2-for-13 with a double in his career versus Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez.
Insight: It is going to be hard to sit Stanton, who was 3-for-3 with a home run versus Stephen Strasburg on Saturday, but Stanton does not have much success in his career against Gonzalez. Plan your lineup accordingly.
 
4/25/2015 7:45:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was 3-for-3 with a double and home run in the, 8-0, victory over the Nationals on Saturday.
Insight: Stanton came into the game with three career home runs off Stephen Strasburg, so hopefully owners listened to our advice to keep Stanton in the lineup. Stanton didn't hit the homer until the eighth, so it wasn't against Strasburg, but owners will take a single and double off the Nationals right-hander. Stanton is hitting .262 with five home runs and 16 RBI this season.
 
4/25/2015 11:03:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is a career .357 hitter (10-for-28) with three home runs versus Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg.
Insight: No player has more homers versus Strasburg (Freddie Freeman also has three). Stanton has four homers in his last eight games, though he's batting just .226 on the season. Michael Morse doesn't appear to be the protection Stanton needs behind him in the lineup.
 
Hot4/23/2015 4:03:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton didn't hit a tape-measure home run on Thursday, just a line drive bullet that left the field in a heartbeat.
Insight: Stanton's home run was the fourth of the season and fourth in the last seven games. Perhaps pitching around him while he's this hot would be a good idea.
 
4/22/2015 10:48:00 AM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is a career .279 hitter versus Phillies ace Cole Hamels.
Insight: Stanton is 12-for-43 against Hamels with six extra base hits and six RBI. He also has 17 strikeouts versus Hamels, so plan the lineup accordingly.
 
4/21/2015 9:42:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-4 during Tuesday's loss to Philadelphia.
Insight: One of those hits was a homer run. It was Stanton's third of the season, and he now has 12 RBIs overall.
 
4/19/2015 4:05:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton had a RBI during Sunday's loss against the Mets.
Insight: He went 2-for-5 with a run scored. Stanton is batting .239 with 11 RBIs early on this season.
 
4/17/2015 11:04:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton accounted for the Marlins only run on Friday, hitting a solo home run versus the Mets.
Insight: Stanton's bomb gave Miami a, 1-0, lead, but the Mets scored the final four runs of the game. The blast was Stanton's second in as many games and second of the season. He is hitting .243 with 10 RBI.
 
4/16/2015 10:37:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton hit just fine without his protective mask on his helmet on Thursday.
Insight: The game versus the Mets on Thursday was the first time since getting hit in the jaw with a pitch last August that Stanton was hitting without the protective face mask on his helmet. He promptly hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat and went 2-for-3 in the game. The homer was Stanton's first of the season.
 
4/14/2015 10:15:00 PM
Description: Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton picked up four RBIs during Tuesday's win against the Braves.
Insight: Stanton is still searching for his first homer, but a 3-for-3 night will definitely help his average. Stanton has a .231 BA with seven RBIs so far this season.