2013 Home Run Derby: odds, television coverage and more

July 15, 2013 | By: Chris Callaway

As Major League Baseball heads into its All-Star break, the league will turn its attention to the Home Run Derby Monday night as seven of the game’s best sluggers (and Michael Cuddyer) will compete to see who can outlast each other in the game’s annual home run exhibition.

Grading the NL and AL Home Run Derby teams

July 10, 2013 | By: Chris Callaway

When Major League Baseball named David Wright and Robinson Cano captains of their respective league’s home run derby team, each player had the better part of a month to decide on the four representatives that will join them at Citi Field next week.

The Top 10 No. 1 picks in MLB Draft history

June 4, 2013 | By: Chris Callaway

In baseball, unlike almost every other professional sport, the likelihood that the No. 1 overall pick is going to turn into a perennial All-Star and franchise player is quite small. In fact, none of the players drafted first overall have ever been inducted into the Baseball Hall of  Fame, and they have earned just six […]