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Bryce Harper’s Favorite Home Run So Far was Off Atlanta Braves’ Jonny Venters
July 16th, 2013 at 7:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** One of the great things about the All-Star Game, this one being played Tuesday at Citi Field, is that interaction happens between people who normally don't talk to each other. Atlanta Braves' beat reporter Mark Bowman was around when Washington Nationals' outfielder Bryce Harper talked about his favorite homer so...

Yoenis Cespedes Wins 2013 Home Run Derby Over Bryce Harper
July 16th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Oakland Athletic's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes blasted 17 home runs in the first round of the 2013 Home Run Derby at Citi Field on Monday, eventually outlasting Washington Nationals' outfielder Bryce Harper for the title. ***VIDEO1*** Cespedes, who isn't even on the American League All-Star team, bested Harper's eight homers in the final round,...

Atlanta Braves’ Freddie Freeman Shows Off Under Armour All-Star Spikes
July 15th, 2013 at 6:11 PM
Even though Freddie Freeman won't be able to play in the All-Star Game on Tuesday at Citi Field, the Atlanta Braves first baseman will be sporting some shiny new spikes courtesy of Under Armour. He showed them off on Twitter on Monday.   All star game cleats! @underarmour pic.twitter.com/Rv07W80GPu — Freddie Freeman (@FreddieFreeman5)...

A Quick Look at 2013 Home Run Derby Rules
July 15th, 2013 at 9:08 AM
Anyone with questions about the 2013 Home Run Derby rules is in luck. They're both simple and right here, so you know can what's going on Monday at Citi Field. The National League captain is New York Mets third baseman David Wright. He has picked Bryce Harper (Washington Nationals), Michael Cuddyer...

Chris Davis, Bryce Harper Swing for the Fences in 2013 Home Run Derby
July 15th, 2013 at 8:33 AM
The 2013 Home Run Derby at Citi Field is rife with storylines in both leagues' teams. Here's a brief look at the sluggers featured at this year's All-Star Game festivities that will take place at 8 p.m. on ESPN. National League: David Wright, New York Mets: The captain of the NL squad,...