Found July 02, 2012 on Fox Sports Midwest:
ST. LOUIS Cardinals switch-hitting outfielder Carlos Beltran hasn't decided whether to hit left-handed or right-handed in next week's Home Run Derby in Kansas City. He's just happy to be participating. Already elected to start in the outfield for the National League, Beltran will cap off a memorable return to the city where he spent the first seven years of his career by stepping into the batters box for his first Home Run Derby appearance. "It's going to be exciting for sure," Beltran said. "Pressure? Of course there will be pressure because everybody is watching you but I'm going to enjoy the moment and have fun with it. If I hit one, two, three, four, five, it doesn't matter. I'm just going to have a good time." Beltran entered Monday's game against the Colorado Rockies with 20 home runs, good for second in the National League. He's on pace to finish near his career high of 41 home runs, set in 2006 with the Mets. One ...
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