Giancarlo Stanton is an absolute beast at the plate. The Miami Marlins slugger blasted his 51st home run of the season Tuesday night and tied a major league record in the process.
— FOX Sports Florida (@FOXSportsFL) August 29, 2017
By hitting this 18th home run in the month of August, Stanton has tied Rudy York’s mark, set during his rookie year with the Detroit Tigers in 1937. Stanton has two more games left to set the record.
Stanton now has 30 home runs in his last 48 games: