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2016 MLB Home Run Derby: Giancarlo Stanton, Mark Trumbo among 8 contestants in San Diego

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The Home Run Derby is Monday night at 8 p.m. ET at Petco Park in San Diego.

Orioles outfielder Mark Trumbo is one of eight contestants announced for the 2016 Home Run Derby at Petco Park in San Diego.
Orioles outfielder Mark Trumbo is one of eight contestants announced for the 2016 Home Run Derby at Petco Park in San Diego.
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The 2016 Home Run Derby contestants were announced on Thursday evening, and the eight participants in Monday's power display include the host team's lone All-Star as well as the major league leader in home runs.

ESPN will televise the Home Run Derby on Monday beginning at 8 p.m. ET live from Petco Park in San Diego, with Chris Berman, Jessica Mendoza and Aaron Boone on the call.

Wil Myers, the Padres' lone All-Star with 19 home runs this season, was among the eight names announced on SportsCenter on ESPN on Thursday, along with Mark Trumbo of the Orioles, who entered Thursday atop the majors with 26 home runs.

Joining them will be Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton, Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano, Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager, Reds outfielder Adam Duvall, White Sox third baseman Todd Frazier and Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez.

Both Seager and Trumbo leaked the news of their participation on Wednesday.

The eight contestants will be paired up in an elimination bracket with three timed rounds of head-to-head matchups. The first year of this format was 2015, when then-Reds third baseman Frazier captured the crown in front of his home fans in Cincinnati.

The players are seeded, one through eight: