July 9, 2012; Kansas City, MO, USA; American League first baseman Prince Fielder (28) of the Detroit Tigers holds up his trophy after winning the 2012 Home Run Derby at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley/USA TODAY Sports via USA TODAY Sports

If You Love The Long Ball, The 2013 Home Run Derby Will Surely Satisfy

  • What: 2013 Home Run Derby
  • When: July 15th, 8:00 pm
  • Where: CitiField, Home of the New York Mets
  • TV: ESPN

What started out as a TV series in the sixties has turned into an annual spectacle of baseball power held on the Monday before the Mid-Summer Classic. If you love the long ball then this years slate of contenders will surely supply the power you are craving.

Detroit Tigers first basemen Cecil Fielder will defend last years home run derby title but will face some tough competition from his own team.

Here are the list of Home Run Derby participants:

American League

Prince Fielder, Tigers

Chris Davis, Orioles

Robinson Cano, Yankees

Yoenis Cespedes, Athletics

National League

Bryce Harper, Nationals

David Wright, Mets

Pedro Alvarez, Pirates

Michael Cuddyer, Rockies


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