Giancarlo Stanton is that mythical man, the one that can send balls flying into the orbit that draw oohs and aahs from the crowd. His power is prodigious. His smile is contagious. He is, in three words, fun to watch. No debate there. The debate centers around two main questions with the Marlins' slugger. (1) Can you maintain his MVP pace and (2) Can he be an elite fantasy player? I'll investigate in this Player Profile.


I got in a debate on Twitter Wednesday about Stanton (follow @BaseballGuys). The prevailing line of thought went something like this. (1) Stanton is a star. (2) Stanton is going to have a breakout season. (3) Stanton is a lock for 45 homers. (4) He's gonna be top-5 in the MVP vote. (5) He's got a strong Continue...