Latest Giancarlo Stanton News

Yankees DH Matt Carpenter fractures left foot on foul ball

Aug. 09, 2022 02:57 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — New York Yankees designated hitter Matt Carpenter broke his left foot Monday night when he fouled off a pitch against the Seattle Mariners and will be out indefinitely. Carpenter, wearing a protective boot in the Yankees' clubhouse after their 9-4 win, said he's...

Trade deadline recap: Soto to Padres; Phillies, Twins add

Aug. 03, 2022 03:38 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Juan Soto is joining Manny Machado and Fernando Tatis Jr. in San Diego. Jorge López, Michael Fulmer and Tyler Mahle are going to Minnesota. Noah Syndergaard, David Robertson and Brandon Marsh are heading to Philadelphia, and Joey Gallo is looking for a fresh start with the Los...

Yankees get OF Bader from Cardinals for LHP Montgomery

Aug. 02, 2022 20:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees acquired Gold Glove-winning center fielder Harrison Bader from the St. Louis Cardinals for left-hander Jordan Montgomery ahead of Tuesday's trade deadline, a surprising deal aimed at improving defense. A speedy 28-year-old from Bronxville, New York,...

Perez's HR off Holmes in 9th leads Royals over Yanks 8-6

Jul. 31, 2022 19:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer off All-Star closer Clay Holmes in the ninth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 8-6 Sunday to avoid being swept in the season series. Whit Merrifield walked with one out — Holmes’ eighth walk in his...

Aaron Judge 2nd fastest to 200 HRs, Yankees beat Royals 8-2

Jul. 30, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge became the second-fastest player in major league history to reach 200 career home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Saturday. “Excited to get that one out of the way,” Judge said. “Me and (Aaron Hicks) were kind of...

Yankees get OF Benintendi from Royals for 3 minor leaguers

Jul. 28, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees acquired All-Star outfielder Andrew Benintendi from the Kansas City Royals for three minor league pitchers on Wednesday night in what could be the first in a flurry of moves ahead of next week’s trade deadline. The AL East leaders sent...

Mets top Yanks 6-3 in Subway Series matchup of leaders

Jul. 27, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eduardo Escobar crossed the plate and skipped joyfully back to the Mets dugout after his tiebreaking, two-run homer capped a four-run, first-inning rally — a drive a fan behind the left field fence caught one-handed with a leap. Most of Citi Field was dancing by...

LEADING OFF: Mets aces Scherzer, deGrom pitch far apart

Jul. 26, 2022 20:06 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Wednesday: ___ ACES IN DIFFERENT PLACES Mets star pitchers Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom are both set to start, albeit not in the same ballpark. Scherzer (6-2, 2.28 ERA) faces the Yankees in...

Yanks' Stanton goes on 10-day IL with Achilles tendinitis

Jul. 26, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton could miss a few weeks because of tendinitis in his left Achilles. Limited to one at-bat during the final two games of last weekend's series at Baltimore, the four-time All-Star was put on the 10-day injured list before Tuesday...

Judge homers again as Cortes, Yankees roll past Orioles 6-0

Jul. 24, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Aaron Judge hit his major league-leading 37th home run, fellow All-Star Nestor Cortes pitched six sharp innings and the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-0 on Sunday. Jose Trevino, another Yankees All-Star, had the first four-hit game of his career. New...