MIAMI – Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton will play for his country in March.
Stanton announced Tuesday night that he will be participating in the World Baseball Classic.
Stanton posted on social media, "Boom, I'm coming back to Team USA - World Baseball Classic let's go!!!!"
Stanton will join his teammate Christian Yelich on the roster.
Team USA will play at Marlins Park starting on March 9.