The 2013 Home Run Derby will be held 8 p.m. Monday. As has been the case for the previous 20 years, the event will be aired exclusively by ESPN and its affiliates.
ESPN will have a special Home Run Derby edition of Baseball Tonight beginning at 7 p.m. The derby itself will air at 8 p.m. on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, or WatchESPN for streaming devices. ESPN Radio will air the derby as well, with coverage beginning at 7:30 p.m. Following the derby, ESPN will broadcast the 2013 All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game.
As always, Chris Berman is back, back, back, back in the broadcast booth to call the derby. He will be joined by analysts John Kruk and Nomar Garciaparra.
Citi Field in New York, with dimensions of 335 feet to left field, 375 feet to right, and 408 feet to straight-away center field, will play host to this year's derby.
Here are the contestants for the 2013 Home Run Derby, along with handedness:
|Robinson Cano (L) (Captain)||David Wright (R) (Captain)|
||Michael Cuddyer (R)|
|Prince Fielder (L) (Defending champ)||Bryce Harper (L)|
||Pedro Alvarez (L)|
Pre-Home Run Derby Baseball Tonight
ESPN -- 7 p.m.
Home Run Derby
ESPN, ESPN Deportes, WatchESPN -- 8 p.m.
ESPN Radio -- 7:30 p.m.
2013 All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game
ESPN -- Immediately following the Home Run Derby