Home Run Derby


Austin Bossart’s home run the difference maker in 7-5 win for the West

MOREHEAD CITY, NC July 15, 2014 – Austin Bossart may not have been able to win the Home Run Derby for the West on Sunday, but he did have the last laugh on Monday as his two-run home run in the seventh inning off Wilmington pitcher John Olczak gave the […]


Alex Close slams six homers in final round to win CPL Home Run Derby

MOREHEAD CITY, NC July 13, 2014 – Peninsula Pilots catcher Alex Close blasted six home runs in the final round of the CPL Home Run Derby on Sunday at Big Rock Stadium, taking the victory in the contest over Asheboro’s Austin Bossart. Close needed only five home runs in his […]


Morehead City Marlins’ Caputo headlines Home Run Derby contestant list

MOREHEAD CITY, NC July 9, 2014 – Marlins’ third baseman Johnny Caputo is one of eight Coastal Plain All-Stars selected to compete in the 2014 CPL Home Run Derby, sponsored by the Coastal Carolina Regional Airport, on July 13 in Morehead City. Caputo leads the Marlins with four home runs […]


2014 Triple-A Home Run Derby Participants Announced

IL Home Run King Mike Hessman Headlines Group Of Six Sluggers Who Will Compete For Derby Belt DURHAM, NC July 8, 2014 –Mike Hessman, Jesus Aguilar, and Dan Johnson of the International League and Allan Dykstra, Mike Jacobs, and Francisco Pena of the Pacific Coast League have been named the […]


Remaining All-Star Week Tickets On Sale Now

Individual Tickets for Triple-A Home Run Derby and All-Star Game Now Available to General Public DURHAM, NC June 16, 2014 – The Governors’ Cup Champion Durham Bulls have placed remaining individual tickets for the 2014 Cree Triple-A All-Star Game and Triple-A Home Run Derby on sale today. By purchasing tickets […]


Zach Stephens to Compete in College Home Run Derby

Wilmington, NC – Sharks first baseman Zach Stephens will participate in the TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby in Omaha, an event that begins at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3 and will air nationally on CBS at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 8. In his sophomore season at Tennessee […]


LB Dantzler To Compete In 2012 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby

Columbia, S.C. June 28, 2012 – South Carolina junior infielder LB Dantzler is one of eight players that will compete in the 2012 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby on Tuesday, July 3 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha. The event will be taped and televised nationally on CBS on […]