The baseball players who will participate in the Home Run Derby 2021

We have reached the middle of the season 2021 of the Major League Baseball (MLB) And that means it’s time to give way to Home Run Derby and to Game of stars, so this is the list of participants of their first event.

The home run contest It will be this Monday, July 12.

As is customary since 1985, this spectacular individual fair will take place for the thirty-fifth time and only one of the eight competitions will be able to claim to be the best home run hitter of the Big leagues.

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The last campaign could not be developed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The good news is that you will be back in a few hours in the Denver Coors Field and the list of participants It is headed by the current monarch Pete alonso from New York Mets, who so far has 15 home runs this season.

If we are based on the statistics of this season, we could say that the Japanese Shohei Ohtani, from Los Angeles Angels, he is the rival to beat by being the leader with 31 home runs, although there are other difficult contenders.

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The other six that will participate are: Joey gallo from Texas Rangers with 23 home runs, Salvador Perez from Kansas City Royals with 20, Matt olson from Oakland Athletics with the same amount, Trey mancini from Baltimore Orioles with 15, Trevor story from Colorado Rockies with 11 and Juan Soto from Washington Nationals with ten.

The big absences will be Fernando Tatis Jr. from San Diego Padres Y Aaron Judge from New York Yankees.

Anyway, the table is served with the eight participants who will compete in the Home Run Derby 2021 the MLB and we will see if Alonso he can defend his crown or if he will have to cede the throne to one of his opponents.