|Celebrated Name:||Giancarlo Stanton|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Giancarlo Cruz-Michael Stanton|
|Age:||33 years old|
|Birth Date:||8th December 1989|
|Birth Place:||Panorama City, Los Angeles, California USA|
|Height:||6 feet 5 inches (198cm)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Giancarlo Stanton Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Professional baseball designated hitter and outfielder|
|Salary:||$20 Million per year|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$100 Million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Giancarlo Stanton is a well-known baseball player who is recognized for his strength and quickness in the field and his ability to hit huge home runs. Aside from that, he is a designated hitter and outfielder for the Major League Baseball’s New York Yankees.
His career pinnacle came in 2017, when he hit a career-high 59 home runs. With over 1.5 million followers on Instagram, more than 500k followers on Twitter, and more than 150k followers on Facebook, he has garnered a sizable following base.
Maybe you know about Giancarlo Stanton very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2023? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Giancarlo Stanton’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Stanton is primarily of African, Puerto Rican, and Irish ancestry. Mike Stanton and Jacinta Garay, Stanton’s parents, have been divorced since he was eight years old. Egidio “E.G.” Carlos MoacirGaray, his older brother, and KyriceValivia Stanton, his younger sister, are his siblings (two years older). He grew up in the Tujunga neighbourhood of Los Angeles, and his favourite team was the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Stanton spent two years at Tujunga’s Verdugo Hills High School. He transferred to Sherman Oaks’ Notre Dame High School, where he was a three-sport athlete. Stanton was a wide receiver and cornerback for the football team in addition to baseball and basketball. Giancarlo had accepted a scholarship to play baseball for Tulane University and had had offers from a number of other schools to play football.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 8 December 1989, Giancarlo Stanton is 33 years old as of today’s date 3rd December 2023. His height is 198 cm tall, and weight is 111 kg.
Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Stanton’s mother refers to him as “Cruz,” but his father and other family refer to him as “Mike” or “Mikey.” His mother wished for him to be named Fidel, but his father was fiercely opposed. He was known as Giancarlo as a child, but in sixth grade he changed his name to Mike because he was tired of being criticized for his first name and having it mispronounced.
Giancarlo is not married and does not have any children. “It’s good, and it also helps me to focus on becoming the best baseball player I can be,” he stated to the New York Post in May 2021 when asked how he felt “being one of New York’s most eligible bachelors.”
The ‘Miami Marlins’ selected Stanton in the second round, 76th overall, of the ‘2007 Amateur Draft.’ He began his professional baseball career with the ‘Marlins’ minor league team, the ‘Gulf Coast League Marlins.’ The ‘Jamestown Jammers’ of the ‘Class A-Short Season New York-Penn League’ were his next stop.
He went on to play for the ‘Greensboro Grasshoppers’ of the Class A-South Atlantic League, then the ‘Jupiter Hammerheads’ of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League, and finally the ‘Jacksonville Suns’ of the Class AA-Southern League. Stanton was named to the ‘All-Star Futures Game,’ and was regarded as the top prospect in the Florida Marlins organization (also known as Miami Marlins).
In June 2010, he was called up to the major level Florida Marlins. He was the Marlins’ third-youngest player (20 years and 212 days) when he made his major league debut. He hit a grand slam against the ‘Tampa Bay Rays’ ten days after his debut to help his team win. He became the fourth player in the last 25 years to hit his first grand slam before turning 21.
In his first season, he hit 399.6-foot home runs at an average speed of 104.3 miles per hour. Stanton struggled with leg and eye issues during the 2011 season. On May 15, 2018, he hit 1000th batter and hit his 300th home run on August 30. His season totals included 38 home runs, 100 RBI, and a.266 batting average. He missed the most of the 2019 season due to a left bicep strain and a knee ailment.
Awards & Achievements
Stanton won the National League Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award in 2017 after leading the MLB in home runs (59), runs batted in (132), and slugging percentage (.631). Stanton, a four-time MLB All-Star, has earned the NL Hank Aaron Award and the outfield Silver Slugger Award twice after leading the league in home runs.
Net Worth & Salary of Giancarlo Stanton in 2023
Stanton signed a $325 million, 13-year contract with the Marlins in November 2014, making it the richest total dollar value contract in team sports history at the time. Stanton was dealt to the New York Yankees after the 2017 season.
He has been playing professional baseball for quite some time at the highest level and his net worth proves how much he is worth to the sport. He is also estimated to earn an annual salary of $20 Million. As of December 2023, his net worth is around $100 million.
Giancarlo is a really talented player who has proved this fact over and over again when he steps into the field. He has been playing professional baseball for over 13 years and he just seems to get better. We look forward to more of his performances in the upcoming seasons.