Josh Bell, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Pete Alonso headline this year’s field
Monday, Major League Baseball continues its 2019 All-Star Game festivities in Cleveland with the Home Run Derby at Progressive Field. On Sunday, the Futures Game took place and ended in a tie (). The 90th Midsummer Classic will take place on Tuesday night to close things out.
Happy Derby Day!
With Matt Chapman replacing Christian Yelich, the average age of this year’s Derby participants goes down to 25.26.
Youngest average age in Derby history. Let’s do this! pic.twitter.com/XwyS76M6kB
The 2019 Home Run Derby field features some of the best (and youngest) sluggers in the game today. Matt Chapman of the A’s recently took the spot of Christian Yelich,Ronald Acuna Jr., Pete Alonso, Josh Bell, Alex Bregman, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Joc Pederson and Carlos Santana round out this year’s Home Run Derby Field. The winner will take home a $1 million prize, the largest Derby prize ever.
So who wins the Home Run Derby? And which huge long shot is a must back? Visit SportsLine now to see who to back, all from the renowned MLB expert who nailed Bryce Harper’s win in 2018.
Here’s how you can watch this year’s Home Run Derby: