Home Run Derby

Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images

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

Todd Helton #17 of the Colorado Rockies hits his second three-run home run of the game for his 2,499th career hit in the seventh inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Coors Field on August 30, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies beat the Reds 9-6. Helton hold the Rockies record for the most home runs (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Coors Field Home Runs: Who Hit The Longest, And Who Hit The Most

What’s the longest home run in Coors Field history? Troy Tulowitzki says three come to mind that he’s seen (he adds he only likes to remember home runs by the Rockies).

06/10/2015

(Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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

Justin Morneau after doing TV interviews before Tuesday's game against the San Diego Padre's (credit: CBS)

Morneau Misses Out On All-Star Game, Gets Picked For HR Derby

Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau missed out on a chance to play in the All-Star game after Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale were voted by fans onto the rosters for Tuesday’s game.

07/10/2014

Justin Morneau after doing TV interviews before Tuesday's game against the San Diego Padre's (credit: CBS)

Morneau Takes Early Lead For Final All-Star Spot, Could Make HR Derby Roster

Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau has taken the early lead in the fan voting to make the final spot on the roster for the All-Star game.

07/08/2014

Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies hits a single off of starting pitcher Jenrry Mejia #58 of the New York Mets in the fourth inning at Coors Field on May 3, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Troy Tulowitzki Named NL Captain Of All-Star HR Derby

Troy Tulowitzki just hopes no one will hold any grudges when he picks the National League participants for the Home Run Derby at the All-Star Game.

06/24/2014

Michael Cuddyer #3 of the Colorado Rockies hits an RBI soingle in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  The Rockies won 3-1.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Cuddyer Homers In Rockies’ 3-1 Win Over Dodgers

Michael Cuddyer tuned up for his first Home Run Derby with a two-run shot, the kind of boost that he’s been giving Colorado in the first half of the season.

07/14/2013

Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

CarGo, Tulo & Cuddyer Make All-Star Team

The Colorado Rockies will be well represented on the National League All-Star team.

07/07/2013

Listen Live