Stanton spent the first half of the 2009 season with the Jupiter Hammerheads of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League, where he hit .294 with 12 home runs and 39 RBIs.
The Jacksonville Suns of the Class AA Southern League promoted him as a result of his performance. He was chosen to play in the Futures Game of the NBA All-Star Game.
He was assigned to the Arizona Fall League in exchange for top MLB prospects during the off-season. He led the league in batting average (.478) before going down with an injury.
Baseball America ranked him as the Marlins’ top prospect, as well as the third best prospect in the minor leagues, according to John Manuel of Baseball America.
Stanton hit .311 with 21 homers, 52 RBIs, and a 1.167 on-base plus slugging percentage in 52 games with the Suns in 2010.
He walked nine times more than he struck out nine times (44). “He looks like a 15-year-old playing on an 8-year-Little old’s League team,” Mississippi manager Phil Wellman said after a series against the Braves in early May.
Stanton hit a 500- to 550-foot home run against the Montgomery Biscuits on May 6, 2010. (150 to 170 m)
Giancarlo Stanton Contract
The Miami Marlins have signed Giancarlo Stanton to a 13-year, $325 million contract, with $325 million guaranteed.
Giancarlo Stanton Salary
Giancarlo Stanton is paid an average of $25,000,000 per year in pay. Stanton’s starting pay in 2022 will be $29,000,000 on a yearly basis.
Giancarlo Stanton Net Worth
Giancarlo Stanton has a net worth estimation of $40 million