New York Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton Reveals the Secret Behind His Impressive Batting Form

Published 09/29/2021, 1:56 PM EDT
Sep 21, 2021; Bronx, New York, USA; New York Yankees right fielder Giancarlo Stanton (27) reacts as he rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run against the Texas Rangers during the third inning at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports


New York Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton has been mentally mastering his batting skills all season. While he might not be in the MVP contention with Shohei Ohtani and Vladimir Guerrero Jr, Stanton’s drastic changes in his gameplay make him one to look out for.

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Notably, Giancarlo is currently leading the charge for the New York Yankees in a heated Wild-Card race. Putting his heroics on full display, Stanton guided the team to three consecutive victories in the past few days. Notably, with the post-season nearing, Giancarlo reflected upon what he has learned this year.

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Giancarlo Stanton spills the beans

The New York Yankees have clinched 90 wins this season while having recorded 67 losses. Undeniably, Giancarlo has been the star of the show, courtesy of his impressive batting skills. In a post-match interview, Giancarlo opened up on his takeaways from this season. He said, “What have I learned? Don’t try to hit a grand slam with no one on base. Just trust yourself and be calm in those moments.”

Working on his mistakes from the past, taking one game at a time, the Yankees player has improved impeccably. Safe to say, he’s left no room for error anymore.

New York Yankees star capitalizing on his chances

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For the past two years, Giancarlo has missed out on most matches because of his health issues. However, this season is not the same as Stanton is healthy, available, and is making his presence felt.

Alongside Aaron Judge, Stanton has hit a combined of.302/.366/.602 and 33 home runs, in the month of August and September. Over the weekend, against Boston, Staton went 7 for 12 (.583) and three home runs with 10 RBI. He also got the grand slam for New York Yankees on Saturday.

Sep 25, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; New York Yankees designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton (27) leaps up and spins around after touching home plate following his grand slam against the Boston Red Sox during the eighth inning at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Stanton’s resurrection this season and a massive change in his game have affected the Yankees remarkably. However, will Stanton and Judge be able to sail the New York Yankees through the wild card matches into the post-season? In for a show, fans await to see a miracle on the field. Stay tuned.

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Shreya Verma

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Shreya Verma is an NBA and Tennis Author at EssentiallySports. A graduate of Political Science, Shreya comes from a strong sports background. A professional 10m air pistol shooter, Shreya is also a tennis enthusiast.

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