Home Run Derby

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This Week In Baseball: MLB Got New Derby Rules Right

The new Home Run Derby rules provided for an entertaining show, it shows innovative thinking the sport hasn’t been used to.

07/14/2015

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 13:  National League All-Star Todd Frazier #21 of the Cincinnati Reds reacts during the Gillette Home Run Derby presented by Head & Shoulders at the Great American Ball Park on July 13, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Hometown Hero Todd Frazier Wins Thrilling Home Run Derby [VIDEO]

The Reds third baseman became only the second player to win the long-ball competition on his home field Monday night.

97.1 The Ticket–07/13/2015

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Pujols Says He Will Take Part In All-Star Home Run Derby

Albert Pujols’ sons were pressing their father to take part in the All-Star Home Run Derby.

97.1 The Ticket–07/08/2015

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Visitor’s Guide To MLB All-Star Weekend

A practical visitor guide for MLB All-Star Weekend, along with recommendations for lodging, dining and sightseeing in Cincinnati.

07/08/2015

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5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run Derby

It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.

07/06/2015

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This Week In Baseball: In Defense Of The All-Star Game

The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.

06/30/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 14: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a solo home run to centerfield in the fourth inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians on June 14, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Tells Fan He Wants To Compete In The Home Run Derby

Cabrera may have his sights on winning some more hardware, tweeting out that he wants to participate in this year’s Derby in Cincinnati — but only if he make the All-Star team.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

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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.

07/16/2014

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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