Posts made in May, 2005

The Birth of Home Run Derby

Posted by on May 19, 2005 in Baseball, Stories | 0 comments

The Birth of Home Run Derby

My friend Rob and I played on our high school varsity baseball team. One very humid summer Houston evening, we headed outside with a plastic bat and ball and began pitching to each other. We made a game of hitting the ball over a light pole in front of my house. The game of Home Run Derby was born.

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