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Jeter: Stanton didn't want to rebuild

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MIAMI (AP) Derek Jeter says when his ownership group took over the Miami Marlins in October, he thought Giancarlo Stanton would be with the team in 2018.

Stanton says Marlins officials threatened to keep him for the rest of his career.

In the end, Miami dealt the National League MVP to the New York Yankees. The trade was made because Stanton didn't want to be part of the Marlins' latest rebuilding, Jeter said Monday.

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NL Home Runs
Rank Name HR
1 G. Stanton, Mia59
2 C. Bellinger, LAD39
3t N. Arenado, Col37
3t C. Blackmon, Col37
3t M. Ozuna, Mia37
6t P. Goldschmidt, Ari36
6t J. Votto, Cin36
6t R. Zimmerman, Was36
9 A. Rizzo, ChC32
10t A. Duvall, Cin31
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NL Runs Batted In
Rank Name RBI
1 G. Stanton, Mia132
2 N. Arenado, Col130
3 M. Ozuna, Mia124
4 P. Goldschmidt, Ari120
5 A. Rizzo, ChC109
6 R. Zimmerman, Was108
7 J. Lamb, Ari105
8 C. Blackmon, Col104
9 T. Shaw, Mil101
10t A. Rendon, Was100
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