Giancarlo Stanton is a prominently known baseball star who is known for his strength and agility to hit long home runs. Besides that, he is a designated hitter and outfielder who plays for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. The highlight of his career came in 2017 when he hit an astonishing 59 home runs. With time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram, more than 500k followers on Twitter, and more than 150k followers on Facebook.
He is managed by Aaron Boone of the New York Yankees.
Girlfriend / Spouse
Stanton has dated –
- Chase Carter (2018)
- Ripped muscular and tall physique
- Chiseled jawline
He has appeared in the commercials for various brands such as –
- Volunteers of America
- Whey Protein+
- Beats by Dre
- Major League Baseball
- Big Toe
- 98.7 FM ESPN
Giancarlo Stanton Favorite Things
- Places To Visit In New York – Battery Park
Giancarlo Stanton Facts
- Stanton was brought up alongside his older siblings in Tujunga, Los Angeles.
- He took an interest in baseball at an early age and growing up he was a big fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
- He is very close to his mother.
- In 2013, he played for the United States at the World Baseball Classic.
- He has always stated that he is of a biracial background.
- In the past, teams like the UCLA Bruins Football program, UNLV Rebels Football program, and the USC Trojans Football program had offered him a chance to play for there respective teams.
- He joined his first baseball league team after being chosen at that 2007 amateur draft for Florida Marlins. He signed a contract with them for $ 475,000.
- Stanton was faced with a difficult time in 2011 as he suffered from an eye and leg injury. Later, in 2013, he suffered from a second injury which was a grade 2 hamstring damage. However, both times he rejoined his team soon after.
- His nickname “Cruz” was given to him by his mother and his father nicknamed him “Mike” and “Mikey.”
- During his early years, he looked up to former Puerto Rican baseball players and Iván Rodríguez.
- During an interview, he once stated that he at times would wear 1 pair of jeans for an entire week.
- He is very fond of eating Mexican food.
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Facts of Giancarlo Cruz Michael Stanton
- Gender Male
- full nameGiancarlo Cruz Michael Stanton
- middle nameMichael
- nicknamesMike Stanton, Cruz, Mike, Mikey
- birthplacePanorama City, California, United States
- Date of Birth November 08, 1989
- Age 32 years 0 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 10
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundAfrican-American, Irish, English, Scottish-Irish and Northern Irish
- net worth$40 million
- professionProfessional Baseball Player
- weight111 kg or 245 lbs
- height6 ft 6 in or 198 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildMuscular
- high schoolVerdugo Hills High School
- collegeTulane University
- motherJacinta Garay
- fatherMichael Stanton
- brothersEgidio Carlos Moacir Garay Stanton
- sistersKyrice Valivia