Fielder, Ortiz to captain home run derby teams
Prince Fielder and David Ortiz will get to pick their teammates
for the All-Star Home Run Derby.
Major League Baseball announced on Thursday that Fielder of the
Milwaukee Brewers was chosen as captain of the National League
squad and Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox was picked to be the American
The last two derby winners will each pick three teammates for
the July 11 slugfest at Chase Field in Phoenix. The leagues will
compete against each other in this year’s event.
Ortiz was the derby champion last season and Fielder won in