|No. 27 - New York Yankees|
| Born: November 8, 1989|
Los Angeles, California
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|June 8, 2010 for the Miami Marlins|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Profile @ Baseball-reference.com|
Giancarlo Cruz Michael Stanton (born November 8, 1989 in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California) is an outfielder and designated hitter for the New York Yankees. He began his career in 2010. Prior to the 2012 season, he was known publicly as "Mike" Stanton.
On June 6, 2010, the Florida Marlins announced that Stanton would be called up to the major leagues, making his debut on June 8.
New York YankeesEdit
Stanton hit two home runs in his debut with the Yankees, including on his first at-bat, on Opening Day 2018. On May 15, Stanton collected his 1,000th hit.
On August 30, Stanton hit his 300th home run off Francisco Liriano, becoming the 147th player in MLB history to do so.