WATCH: Giancarlo Stanton Crushes 39th Home Run of Season

Friday August 11th, 2017

Giancarlo Stanton hit his 39th home run of the season against the Nationals on Thursday night. It was a two-run shot that put Miami up 2-0. 

Stanton continues his remarkable power streak; it's his sixth home runs in seven games. He's beginning to pull away as the majors' home run leader, as he now has a four homer lead over Aaron Judge's 35. 

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