Giancarlo Stanton

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Rob Bradford
December 11, 2017 - 6:01 pm
BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Two hours after Giancarlo Stanton's agent, Joel Wolfe, said the Red Sox never showed any interest in his client, while also suggesting Dave Dombrowski said his team was prioritizing pitching, the Sox' president of baseball operations told a different story. Meeting with the...
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Rob Bradford
December 11, 2017 - 4:07 pm
BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Well, this was an interesting turn. While everyone was wondering why Giancarlo Stanton didn't put the Red Sox on his list of preferred teams to land with, it appears the point was moot. Speaking at the MLB winter meetings, Stanton's agent, Joel Wolfe, said that Boston never...
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Rob Bradford
December 10, 2017 - 9:36 am
Boy, the Red Sox could sure use Addison Reed right about now. The presence of the reliever wouldn't seem to be a priority, but in this world where Giancarlo Stanton is being fitted for pinstripes every bit counts. And the fact that Reed -- who will sign somewhere in the coming weeks to serve as...
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Rob Bradford
December 09, 2017 - 8:45 am
The Yankees have made the most Yankees of moves. According to multiple reports, New York has executed a blockbuster trade, reeling in Giancarlo Stanton from the Marlins. Jon Heyman of FanRag.com was first to report the completion of the deal, pending Stanton's approval and a physical. The Yankees...
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Rob Bradford
December 08, 2017 - 9:13 am
The Red Sox nightmare scenario has been officially presented. Multiple media outlets are reporting that Giancarlo Stanton has presented the Marlins with four teams he would accept a trade to -- the Dodgers, Cubs, Astros and (wait for it) the Yankees. Craig Mish of Sirius XM was first to report the...
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Rob Bradford
November 28, 2017 - 1:00 pm
While there has been seemingly very little movement in the Giancarlo Stanton trade talks, some hints have been offered as to how things are progressing. We know that both St. Louis and San Francisco have made formal offers to the Marlins for the slugger's services. And Monday a MLB.com report...
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Rob Bradford
November 27, 2017 - 10:28 pm
You can't really criticize Dave Dombrowski for the strategy. Two years ago, he dealt prized prospect Manuel Margot, along with fellow minor-leaguers Logan Allen, Javier Guerra and Carlos Asuaje to the Padres for Craig Kimbrel. What they got was one of the game's best closers for three seasons. It...
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Rob Bradford
November 21, 2017 - 11:47 am
When it comes to the Marlins trading Giancarlo Stanton, there has been just a trickle of news. At the GM meetings a week ago, Miami owner Derek Jeter said there were no guarantees he was going to move his highly-paid outfielder. Since then we've gotten the news that the Giants and Cardinals have...
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Rob Bradford
November 15, 2017 - 1:24 am
ORLANDO -- Dave Dombrowski tried to change some minds Tuesday. When meeting with the local media during the GM meetings, the Red Sox president of baseball operations was asked about the Big 3 power bats that most everyone in baseball believe Dombrowski and Co. are targeting -- Giancarlo Stanton, J...
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