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Giancarlo Stanton strips down

Stanton's simple workout routine keeps his body on point

Originally Published: July 9, 2013
By Morty Ain | ESPN The Magazine

What kind of athlete were you growing up? GS: I played basketball, baseball and football. I never had much downtime. But I think playing multiple sports helped tremendously in my baseball career. I have the agility of all three combined into one. Being a receiver in football helps me track down the ball in the outfield; hitting is similar to boxing out in basketball. It requires the same quick stability as hitting -- locking into the ground and putting all my force into it. Not ...

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