Stanton would need to waive his no-trade clause in order for any deal to proceed.
Over the past two days, representatives for Stanton have met with officials from the Giants, sources said. Stanton has been on losing Marlins teams in all eight of his major league seasons.
The Dodgers have been somewhat hesitant on Stanton due to their desire not to exceed the $197 million luxury tax threshold or add another nine-figure contract to the books beyond Clayton Kershaw's. Approve a deal the Dodgers liked - for the objective of offloading Stanton's remaining $295 million contract (or as much of it as a team will accept) - or keep Stanton (and his mega contract) on the books.
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According to reports and sources, San Francisco's package of prospects who could be involved in a deal for Stanton include outfielder/first baseman Chris Shaw, right-hander Tyler Beede and outfielder Heliot Ramos.
It was believed the Marlins wouldn't have given either team clearance to speak with Stanton or his agency (Wasserman Group) if deals, or at least frameworks for deals, weren't in place. If he wants to play for the Dodgers, then he can opt-out of that giant contract in a few years and sign with them.
Yet Stanton might be waiting for a resolution with the Dodgers before deciding between the Giants and Cardinals.
Stanton would help the Giants in the home run department as they finished dead last in home runs in 2017.