The all-star break is upon us and fans across the country are getting excited for tonight’s Home Run Derby. The derby is the premier event of MLB’s All-Star Weekend, so all eyes are on the television as the sports biggest sluggers compete to show who can hit the long ball the best. This year’s Home Run Derby teams were chosen by team captains David Wright and Robinson Cano.
In tonight’s field, the top hitters from the American League and National League will step up to the plate to compete for the 2013 title.
How can you catch the main attraction from MLB’s All-Star Weekend? Here is all of the information you will need to know about when and where to watch the event, including the participants and their stats from the first half of the season:
Date: Monday, July 15
Start Time: 8 p.m. ET
Venue: Citi Field
Location: New York, New York
TV Info: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Who is participating in the event?
Bryce Harper, OF, Washington Nationals: .264, 14 HR, 29 RBI, .371 OBP
David Wright, 3B, New York Mets: .304, 13 HR, 44 RBI, .396 OBP
Michael Cuddyer, OF, Colorado Rockies: .330, 16 HR, 55 RBI, .391 OBP
Pedro Alvarez, 3B, Pittsburgh Pirates: .250, 24 HR, 62 RBI, .311 OBP
Chris Davis, 1B, Baltimore Orioles: .315, 37 HR, 93 RBI, .392 OBP
Robinson Cano, 2B, New York Yankees: .302, 21 HR, 65 RBI, .386 OBP
Prince Fielder, 1B, Detroit Tigers: .267, 16 HR, 69 RBI, .363 OBP
Yoenis Cespedes, OF, Oakland Athletics: .225, 15 HR, 43 RBI, .293 OBP