Pitchers All-Star Home Run Derby Picking Up MomentumAnyone who has watched San Francisco Giants batting practice knows that lurking somewhere in the DNA of pitching Madison Bumgarner lurks a few stray genes belonging to a slugger.
This Week In Baseball: MLB Got New Derby Rules RightThe new Home Run Derby rules provided for an entertaining show, it shows innovative thinking the sport hasn't been used to.
Visitor's Guide To MLB All-Star WeekendA practical visitor guide for MLB All-Star Weekend, along with recommendations for lodging, dining and sightseeing in Cincinnati.
5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run DerbyIt 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.
This Week In Baseball: In Defense Of The All-Star GameThe All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here's a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.
21 Things That Have Happened Since The Last Back-to-Back Home Run Derby ChampionWith 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.
Daily Madden: A's In Center Stage At Home Run Derby Circus A's All-Star Josh Donaldson will participate. Should A's manager Bob Melvin be concerned with Donaldson's statement that he'll try to hit one out of the stadium?
Cespedes Scratched From A's Lineup For 2 Straight GamesHome Run Derby champion Yoenis Cespedes was not in the Oakland Athletics' starting lineup for the second straight game because of a sore left wrist.
A's Will Open Gates Early So Fans Can Watch Cespedes' Batting PracticeOakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes put on a remarkable show en route to winning the Home Run Derby on Monday night, and now the team will let its fans get a taste of the action.
Daily Madden: Cespedes Impresses At Home Run DerbyA's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes slugged his way to victory at the All-Star Home Run Derby Monday night.
A's Cespedes Steals Show From All-Stars, Wins HR DerbyYoenis Cespedes won baseball's Home Run Derby on Monday night, becoming the first player left out of the All-Star game to take home the crown.
A's Slugger Yoenis Cespedes In Home Run DerbyYoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics will swing for the Citi Field fences in the Home Run Derby next Monday night, rounding out the eight-player field.