Giancarlo Stanton appeared in 150 Major League games during the 2011 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Stanton appeared in, specifically relating to his 2011 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Stanton started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"(Giancarlo) Stanton has 'Herman Munster power,' according to an Arizona Diamondbacks scouting report on the Marlins slugger. 'We heard that originally from Mark Weidemaier, our advanced scout. He puts little tidbits in our advanced reports for us, and Stanton is included amongst the Herman Munster power guys in the league so far,' Diamondbacks third base coach Matt Williams said before Saturday's game. Williams and Arizona bench coach Alan Trammell both said that's the first time they've heard of the old TV character from The Munsters, based on the Frankenstein monster-like role played by the late Fred Gwynne, used as a reference in a professional scouting report. 'You see great speed, plus arm, all of that stuff, but never Herman Munster (power), Williams said. 'Some guys have light-tower power, but that's nothing compared to Herman Munster power.'" - Sportswriter Joe Capozzi in The Palm Beach Post (06/11/2011, 'Diamondbacks scouts say Florida Marlins slugger Mike Stanton has "Munster" power', Alan Trammell )
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Giancarlo Stanton 2011 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Giancarlo Stanton appeared in 75 games at home, had 241 at-bats, drove in 41 runs, scored 41 times, had 67 hits (13 doubles / 3 triples / 16 home runs), walked 45 times (4 intentional), struck out 79 times, was hit by a pitcher 4 times, sacrificed 4 times (0 hits & 4 flies), and finished at home with a .278 batting average, .394 on base percentage and .556 slugging average?
On the road, Giancarlo Stanton appeared in 75 games, had 275 at-bats, drove in 46 runs, scored 38 times, had 68 hits (17 doubles / 2 triples / 18 home runs), walked 25 times (2 intentional), struck out 87 times, was hit by a pitcher 5 times, sacrificed 2 times (0 hits & 2 flies), and finished at home with a .247 batting average, .319 on base percentage and .52 slugging average?
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