Home Run Derby

Tim Kelly
August 02, 2019 - 12:40 pm
There were some initial critics of MLB’s decision to allow Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to compete in the Home Run Derby at MLB All-Star week in Cleveland last month. Those critics were quickly silenced by the show that the 20-year-old put on at Progressive Field. The Toronto Blue Jays slugger ultimately...
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New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso
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July 09, 2019 - 6:33 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Pete Alonso took one final swing and flipped his bat high in the air. Another walk-off. Money ball. As the crowd roared, the New York Mets rookie headed toward the mound and tightly squeezed his cousin and pitcher Derek Morgan, who had helped him win the All-Star Home Run Derby and...
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Mark Blinch / Stringer
July 08, 2019 - 8:09 pm
CLEVELAND (105.3 THE FAN) - A Toronto Blue Jay has broken a record held by former Texas Ranger, Josh Hamilton. Vlad Guerrero Jr. ran 29 home runs in the first round of the Home Run Derby Monday night. Josh Hamilton held the record in 2008 for most home runs in a single round, with 28. The 20-year-...
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All Star Game-Home Run Derby
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July 17, 2018 - 5:45 am
Bryce Harper thrilled the home crowd and surely made his father proud, winning the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night
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