Stanton headed to big leagues?
It looks like Mike Stanton could be joining the Marlins in Philadelphia.
Stanton was not in the starting lineup for the Double-A Jacksonville Suns on Sunday at Montgomery.
Speculation is growing that the 20-year-old will be headed to Philadelphia to join the Marlins for their series with the Phillies, which begins on Tuesday at Citizens Bank Park.
Stanton has 21 home runs and 52 RBIs, and he’s batting .311 for the Suns.
As of game time for the Suns on Sunday, Stanton was with the Suns in Montgomery. He took batting practice in the cage with his teammates.
– Joe Frisaro