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FG on Fox: Todd Frazier and the Billy Hamilton Effect

With a guy like Billy Hamilton on first base, you’re likely to get a fastball. That’s a good thing for Todd Frazier, who has traditionally feasted on fastballs. But does Billy Hamilton also make for a distraction at first base? Someone taking off for second base in your peripheral vision doesn’t make for great concentration […]
Via Fangraphs
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pop-fly single gives Yankees 3-2 win over Reds

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jacoby Ellsbury got four hits and scored the winning run in the ninth inning on Brian McCann's pop-fly single that dropped among three Cincinnati Reds in shallow right field, giving the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory Sunday. Ellsbury and Derek Jeter each had an RBI single for the Yankees, who finished a three-game sweep in their first series after the All-Star...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Frazier takes field at Yankee Stadium again, 16 years after memorable moment

Unlike his last visit to Yankee Stadium, Todd Frazier figures to be the hitter in the spotlight due to the depleted nature of the Cincinnati Reds lineup. His trip to the Bronx 16 years ago remains a lasting memory. Frazier was on a team that won the Little League World Series back in 1998 when he first encountered New York Yankees star Derek Jeter, and they'll meet for the final...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Health, handling Cards among Reds keys to second half

The Reds get back to the business of chasing down a third NL Central division title in five years Friday in New York against the Yankees. The Reds have survived early injuries and bounced back from being as many as six games under .500 and 8 1/2 games out of first place to come out of the All-Star break with a 51-44 record, just 1 1/2 games behind division leader Milwaukee and one...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Baseball: Best First-Half Hitter Values

Photo credit: John Doukas With Yoenis Cespedes claiming his second straight Home Run Derby crown and the Derek Jeter Memorial Game All-Star Game over with, the festivities of the All-Star break are officially in the rear view mirror. The second half of the 2014 Major League Baseball season is about to commence, but that doesn’t mean we can’t take a look back the top performers...
Via The Fantasy Fix
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Locker Room First Half Fantasy Baseball Awards

Fantasy Baseball Awards With the arrival of the All Star break baseball is at its unofficial first half. Along the way, we’ve had plenty of real world story lines, and an equal number in the virtual game as well. As analysts, we try to get as many right as we can – and certainly we got a few right this preseason: the emergence of Tyson Ross and the disappointing power numbers...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Some Original Photos from the All Star Home Run Derby and Parade

We were fortunate to have a good friend in Minneapolis the last few days, Corey; who has written for the site before. Next year we figure to be part of the entire All-Star experience from start to finish in Cincinnati, or die trying. For now – enjoy the awesome camera work on these original photos you can’t see anywhere else. This is the famed rainbow that appeared during the...
Via Diamond Hoggers
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter, Todd Frazier Reconnect At ASG 16 Years After Meeting (Photo)

With Derek Jeter playing in his last All-Star Game Tuesday night at Target Field and Todd Frazier playing in his first, things came full circle for the pair of infielders who actually met 16 years earlier. Back in 1998, the now-Cincinnati Reds third baseman was honored alongside his Toms River, N.J., teammates at Yankee Stadium after winning the Little League World Series. The 12...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Then and now: All-Stars Frazier, Jeter reunite years after Little League pic

In 1998, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was already an All-Star, while Todd Frazier was a Jersey kid who just won the Little League World Series.
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Then and now: Frazier, Jeter recreate little-league photo

In 1998, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was already an All-Star, while Todd Frazier was a Jersey kid who just won the Little League World Series. Fast-forward to 2014 -- Jeter is still an All-Star and so is Frazier, the third baseman for the Cincinnati Reds. Those facts alone are pretty cool but when you add in photo documentation of the two events, the level of awesomeness...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Yoenis Cespedes, Todd Frazier Shine At 2014 Home Run Derby (Photos)

After taking home the Home Run Derby crown in 2013, Oakland Athletics slugger Yoenis Cespedes won the event yet again with an impressive effort at the 2014 Home Run Derby. In doing so, Cespedes became the first player to repeat as Derby champion since Ken Griffey Jr. in 1998 and 1999. This year’s participants featured five players each from the National and American Leagues...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format. The Oakland Athletics outfielder simply trusted his own strength. Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star skills contest in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round Monday night. Ken Griffey...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The many HR Derby faces of Todd Frazier (PHOTOS)

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Via Fox Sports Ohio
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Todd Frazier sports iON camera to capture sights, sounds of Home Run Derby

Your browser does not support iframes.In case you missed it, Todd Frazier came extremely close to winning the 2014 MLB Home Run Derby last night after getting knocked out by Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes in the final round.Frazier was kind enough to give us all a glimpse at his first-person view of the event and the end result is this roughly two-minute video clip from MLB.com.Check...
Via Redlegs Review
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Every one of Yoenis Cespedes's 30 HR Derby blasts

Yoenis Cespedes successfully defended his Home Run Derby crown at Target Field on Monday night, and he put on quite a show. While smashing 30 homers of the course of the evening, Cespedes defeated teammate Josh Donaldson in a first round swing off, knocked off Adam Jones of the Orioles in the second round, toppled AL captain Jose Bautista in the third round, and trampled the upset...
Via The Outside Corner
7 days ago  |  Discuss

No title, but Giancarlo Stanton makes mark at Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS -- A fresh new 'do and a starry red and blue arm sleeve. Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton looked the part of an All-Star during his coming out party Monday night in the Home Run Derby at Target Field. Stanton didn't reach the final, but he set the Twitter world abuzz with his tape-measure shots and National League-leading six home runs during the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cespedes rules the day in Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS -- Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night. Ken Griffey Jr. took the title in 1998 and 1999. With a serious, determined look on his face the whole time, Cespedes finished with 28 homers. That was four fewer...
Via Fox Sports North
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Home Run Derby 2014

One of the highlights of the All Star Break is the Home Run Derby. This year at Target Field in Minnesota.  This is a lot of fun and good to see the guys who are normally really series have some giggles. Captains for this years teams are: Jose Bautista from the Toronto Blue Jays for the American League and Troy Tulowitzki from the Colorado Rockies for the National League. They both...
Via In The Neutral Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night. Ken Griffey Jr. took the title in 1998 and 1999. With a serious, determined look on his face the whole time, Cespedes finished with 28 homers. That was four...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yoenis Cespedes Repeats as Home Run Derby Champion

After an hour rain delay, Yoenis Cespedes defeated Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round to repeat as Home Run Derby champion at Target Field in Minneapolis. He is the first player to win back-to-back derby titles since Ken Griffey Jr. in 1998-99. 
Via CLNS Radio
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Home Run Derby: Todd Frazier Miraculously Advances to Final

  Home / MLB / 2014 Home Run Derby: Todd Frazier Advances to National League Finals 2014 Home Run Derby: Todd Frazier Advances to National League Finals By Diane Quail Updated: July 14, 2014   photo credit: crymzn via “http://photopin.com     Once again, Todd Frazier led off the third round. Frazier led off the Home Run Derby and hit just 2 homers. He barely...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Gillette Home Run Derby Challenges Players to Hit Flexball Razor Targets for Charity

Gillette announced that the participants of the 2014 Gillette Home Run Derby will have an added incentive to aim for: achieving maximum contact by hitting one of two LED #FlexBall razor targets out in left-center and right-center field.  If hit, it triggers an additional $300,000 donation and could push the final charitable donation of the event to be the highest ever donation...
Via Total Sports Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Unexpected contributors keep Reds rolling headed to All-Star break

CINCINNATI -- What Johnny Cueto and Aroldis Chapman do from the pitcher's mound can be taken for granted sometimes. That's the standard they've set for themselves. Todd Frazier is turning into that kind of player at third base for the Reds. What they got from Kristopher Negron, who had played in just five major league games prior to getting his first start on Sunday against...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Negron hits 1st homer in Reds' 6-3 win over Bucs

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Kris Negron hit his first career home run, and All-Star Todd Frazier added a two-run shot as the Cincinnati Reds rolled into the break with a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Negron, who was called up from Triple-A Louisville on Thursday for his first appearance in the majors since playing four games in 2012, celebrated his first major league start...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Frazier picked for HR Derby

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki have announced three members of their respective teams for Monday night's Home Run Derby at Target Field. Joining Bautista on the American League team are Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes, who was last year's Derby winner, Baltimore's Adam Jones and Brian Dozier of the host Twins. Tulowitzki will have Miami's Giancarlo...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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