Home Run Derby

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21 Things That Have Happened Since The Last Back-to-Back Home Run Derby Champion

With 15 years between back to back champions, lots of things have happened in the sporting world during that time. With that being said, here is a look at 21 things that have happened since we last had a back-to-back Home Run Derby champion.


DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22:  Manager Brad Ausmus #7 of the Detroit Tigers gives Miguel Cabrera #24 a pat on the back after a 8-6 win over the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park on April 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Cabrera hit a two-run home run to help the Tigers to a win. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Ausmus Downplays Risks Of Home Run Derby Participation

Brad Ausmus scoffs at the idea that the home run derby could cause a slugger to go into a slump.

97.1 The Ticket–07/03/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 15: Yoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics competes in the final round of the Chevrolet Home Run Derby on July 15, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Cespedes Steals Show From All-Stars, Wins HR Derby

Yoenis Cespedes certainly made his mark at the All-Star game — and he’s not even on the roster.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2013

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Justin Verlander Wants To Be In The Home Run Derby

Justin Verlander has accomplished much in his time with the Tigers

97.1 The Ticket–05/31/2013

Prince Fielder at the Home Run Derby. (WWJ/Dilip Vishwanat)

Fielder Goes Deep At The Home Run Derby

Detroit’s Prince Fielder became only the second player to win multiple titles in the All-Star Home Run Derby.

97.1 The Ticket–07/09/2012

Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers hits a three run home run to left field scoring Austin Jackson #14 and Quintin Berry #52 in the fifth inning during the game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on July 8, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Three Ways To Improve The Home Run Derby

If you’re like me, you’ll spend about an hour tonight watching the Home Run Derby from Kansas City.

97.1 The Ticket–07/09/2012

BOSTON, MA - MAY 31:  Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his triple with third base coach Gene Lamont #22 of the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning  at Fenway Park May 31, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Vegas Derby Odds Favor Jose Bautista, Giancarlo Stanton

The 2012 Home Run Derby is just around the bend, and Vegas has some opinions on how the power party will unfold. Courtesy of Bovada.lv, the latest odds …

97.1 The Ticket–07/03/2012

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Karsch And Anderson Top Ten 7-12-11

Ways to spice up the MLB Home Run Derby

97.1 The Ticket–07/12/2011

Tigers' Miguel Cabrera In Home Run Derby

Miguel Cabrera is going to Monday’s Home Run Derby, the prelude to Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Anaheim, Calif.