The full roster: Judge, Stanton, New York's Gary Sanchez, Los Angeles' Cody Bellinger, Minnesota's Miguel Sanó, Colorado's Charlie Blackmon, Miami's Justin Bour and Kansas City's Mike Moustakas. He's averaged a home run every 10.1 at bats and is third in the majors with a.613 slugging percentage (Judge is first at.697).
Stanton cranked a couple of solo shots, one in the fifth and one in the 11th, in his own personal tune-up for Monday night's Home Run Derby. Aaron Judge (+175) has absolutely crushed the ball in his rookie season, batting.329 with 30 home runs and 66 RBI. He's done a better job of hitting home runs to all fields this year, sending 12 to center and right, as opposed to three in 2016.
Judge should naturally thrive in a home-run competition. After Stanton, players were seeded based on their home run totals through (June 27's) games.
After hitting a single-round record of 28 home runs in the first round, Hamilton's four homers in the second were enough to win him the 2008 Home Run Derby. In 51 previous plate appearances at Marlins park, Blackmon is hitting.234 with 2 home runs. He's got the power to do it. Of his 59 career home runs, 31 have come at Marlins Park.
Major League Baseball's All-Star festivities get rolling tonight with the Home Run Derby at Marlins Park. He did it in 51 games. He held the record for most home runs in a player's first 51 games until Cody Bellinger broke it by hitting 21 earlier this season.
While Gary Sanchez has had a strong season by a catcher's standpoint with 13 home runs on the year, it is another Yankee that Stanton will need to watch out for in his quest to repeat as Home Run Derby champion. He will meet Gary Sanchez in the opening round of this year's derby. No. 5 Miguel Sano; No. 2 Judge vs.
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West Indies , on the other hand, have nothing to lose and their win at Antigua will keep them in good stead for the final ODI. Ravindra Jadeja too played an atrocious shot, resulting in his dismissal, which exposed India's tail to a crunch situation.
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