Giancarlo Stanton a Yankee? Maybe.
The latest rumor floating around the MLB hot stove is that the New York Yankees are about to immerse in a possible trade with the Miami Marlins to get right fielder Giancarlo Stanton.
Stanton is one of the last Marlins left after the fire sale, which sent high-priced stars infielder Hanley Ramirez to the Dodgers; RP Heath Bell to the Diamondbacks; and most recently SS Jose Reyes, SP Josh Johnson and SP Mark Buehrle to the Blue Jays.
To say the Marlins first season in a new stadium in Miami was a disaster is being polite.
So in turn the team’s hothead owner, Jeffrey Loria has dismantled the entire organization. So logically moving Stanton would only make sense for the reckless owner to do; and teams started calling immediately.
And according to sources, Loria’s response about acquiring Stanton was that he was not available…. yet.
Yet, unfortunately, could mean another season or maybe two for Stanton in Miami unless Loria gets enticed.
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