home run derby

Cespedes Now Back-to-Back Champ
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night.
Ken Griffey Jr...
MLB Home Run Derby Primer
As major league baseball takes a break from its grueling schedule for the all-star game on Tuesday, today we are given the joy of the Home Run Derby. The Derby is one of the signature events of any all-star event. And tonight at Target Field in Minnesota, fans will be greeted with a new bracket-styl…
Official 2013 MLB Home Run Derby Drinking Game
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Cespedes Wins Derby
When you looked at the field for this year's Home Run Derby, you expected a big name to walk away with the crown, whether it was Prince Fielder, Robinson Cano, Chris Davis, or another star. However, it was Yoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics who walked away with the crown, putting on a daz…
Derby Field Set
On Monday night the AL Captain, Robinson Cano of the Yankees and David Wright of the host Mets picked the players that will compete in the home run derby.
Cano, a previous winner of the derby with his own father pitching to him, selected his American leaguers...
Cano Booing Could Spark Changes to Derby
After Robinson Cano was booed mercilessly by Kansas City Royals fans, upset that their own Billy Butler was not selected for the event, Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig acknowledged that changes to the Home Run Derby could be made to avoid similar situations in the future...
Prince Fielder Wins Home Run Derby
Heading into Monday night's Home Run Derby, two players (Prince Fielder of the Tigers and Robinson Cano of the Yankees) had the opportunity to join Ken Griffey Jr. as the only ones to win the event multiple times. One was successful, while the other couldn't have been further from victory.
Can Jose Canseco Save The Home Run Derby?
The Home Run Derby has lost some of its luster in recent years. Major League Baseball has tried to tinker with the format of the event in an effort to make it more exciting, however it still doesn’t have the same appeal as it did when Griffey was winning it in his backwards hat, or even when McGuire…
Kid Flashes Leather at Last Nights Home Run Derby
Watch this kid go nuts and lay out for a pop up during t he first round of the home run derby.  He sacrifices his body in hopes of becoming a slow night web gem, which I’m sure he did.  He never worried about his welfare or the welfare of the much younger children around hi…