Tag: Home Run Derby

Big Ben’s Home Run Derby Special: Aaron Judge Wins, Barely Breaking a Sweat

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MIAMI BEACH, FL – It’s everyone’s favorite sports hiatus, the MLB All-Star Break. I made a point to watch the Home Run Derby this year to see Aaron Judge in action. And, Ladies and Gentlemen of the jury, he did not disappoint. In other news… I learned how to embed Tweets. I now can totally […]

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Suddenly Sinking Mets, Home Run Derby, All Star Conspiracy

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ENGLISHTOWN, NJ – Funny stuff last week as I lost mostly all of what little credibility I have remaining here at MTM. Last Sunday’s post involved me harping on how the New York Mets are a light-hitting, pitching-strong team only to watch them lash out a franchise record twenty-two hits good for fourteen runs in […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Boring Baseball Stars, Carmelo, Things We Could Use a Break From

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Bronx, NY – With soccer exiting stage left (congrats to the Germans for finally finding success when it comes to fighting the rest of the world) and baseball taking it’s annual summer vacation (just when the Mets were starting to play well), now’s a good time to take a few deep breaths, let out all of that […]

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Who Will Win Tonight’s Home Run Derby?

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Tonight is one of my favorite events in all of sports, the MLB Home Run Derby. This season’s derby brings a New York v. New York challenge with David Wright leading the NL squad and Robinson Cano the AL squad. Wright, who is playing the host of the event along with his Mets chose an […]

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Worst Week of Year Over: Baseball Back; Home Run Derby Done

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Boredom, USA – This is by far the worst sports week of the year. Thankfully, tonight we resume normal baseball service after the extended break. Baseball is back; the Home Run Derby is done. The week started with the [Insert Sponsor Here] Home Run Derby on Monday night, which is just boring and takes far […]

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The Booing Of Robinson Cano At Home Run Derby

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KANSAS CITY, MO – We hit the midway point of the baseball season, which was marked by the Home Run Derby segment of the All-Star break – you know that event dominated by the New York Yankees. But for now that is besides the point. The Home Run Derby was one to remember… but not for the […]

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Home Run Derby Is Decadent & Depraved

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Kansas City–Okay, this is a bit of a re-purposed summer re-run for me, but I’ve been Mountain Zone Craig the last week and driving all day across 111 degree Utah and Nevada, returning home to learn Ernest Borgnine has died. Today’s only professional sport is the Home Run Derby, a once excellent idea (back when […]

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