Bates/Parker: This Week in Baseball History podcast: Home runs get derbied

From SABR members Mike Bates and Bill Parker at This Week in Baseball History podcast on July 19, 2018:

It’s All-Star Week, and our second annual All-Star Week episode. This year, we’re looking at the Home Run Derby, and specifically, the All-Star Home Run Derby, and its exceedingly weird, almost embarrassingly humble origins 33 years ago this week, right here in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Originally published: July 20, 2018. Last Updated: July 20, 2018.