By Chandler Guadagjnin
This past week the news broke that the Giants sent a trade offer to the Marlins for Giancarlo Stanton. Now, the names of the players involved have been released. According to a newly published article by KNBR contributor, Keaton Moore, San Francisco has offered 2B Joe Panik, RHP Tyler Beede and OF Chris Shaw. In return, the Giants would receive Stanton and 2B Dee Gordon.
Here are the 2017 stats of the Giants players to be traded:
Here are the 2017 stats of the Marlins players to be traded:
The Giants’ Joe Panik is entering his age 26 season. Chris Shaw will be 24 when 2018 begins. RHP Tyler Beede will be 25, to start the year. On the flip side, Stanton will be 28 in 2018; while, Dee Gordon will turn 30 in 2018.
Chris Shaw and Tyler Beede are the Giants’ number two and three prospects respectively.
The St. Louis Cardinals have also reportedly submitted an offer for Giancarlo Stanton.
Statistics courtesy of www.baseball-reference.com