Home Run Derby Participants
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — Here is a list of the players participating in the 2014 Gillette Home Run Derby as well as a list of the new rules that will be used at Target Field in Minnesota.
RF – Jose Bautista, Toronto Blue Jays*
3B – Josh Donaldson, Oakland A’s
2B – Brian Dozier, Minnesota Twins
CF – Adam Jones, Baltimore Orioles
LF – Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland A’s
SS – Troy Tulowitzki, Colorado Rockies*
3B – Todd Frazier, Cincinnati Reds
1B – Justin Morneau, Colorado Rockies
RF – Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers
RF – Giancarlo Stanton, Miami Marlins
* = Captain
A number of new rules are being implemented this year in an effort to freshen up the event and speed up play.
Maximum of seven outs per round
Bracketed play after the first round
The AL and NL player who hits the most home runs in the first round receives an automatic bye to the third round.
The next two AL and NL players with the most home runs will go head-to-head in the second round.
The winners of the second round matchups will advance to the third round against the top seed in their respective league.
The winners of the A.L. and N.L. semfinals will go head-to-head to crown the champion.
TV: ESPN HD, ESPN Deportes
Time: 8:00 p.m. (ET)
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