Giancarlo Stanton took over Jimmy Fallon's desk to thank New York for the welcome -- and the boos
The Yankees employ several players with larger-than-life presences on the field, but it's clear they're also stars off the field as well.
Earlier this week, Aaron Judge did a variety of silly things with Conan O'Brien, visiting the Conan set to wear a judge's outfit (of course), watch Conan's menacing "batting stance," and play MLB The Show 18.
Not to be outdone, Friday night's edition of The Tonight Show featured a guest spot from Judge's teammate, Giancarlo Stanton, who joined Jimmy Fallon for some laughs and a hearty bout of "Let's Go Yankees" chants -- and address some of the early-season booing he received from fans after his slow start in April:
In another segment, Fallon took Stanton to task for a very curious preference of Stanton: Eating Kit-Kat bars whole. Remember that whole ordeal a few years back?
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The debate raged on, and despite Fallon's efforts to instruct Stanton as to the correct way to eat the candy, he opted for his "whole bar" method anyway:
With this kind of comic presence, Stanton seems like he'd make a pretty solid late-night host one day.