New York, NY (Sports Network) - New York's David Wright and Robinson Cano
announced their respective teams for the 2013 Home Run Derby.
Wright, the captain of the National League, will participate in front of his
hometown Mets fans along with a pair of Colorado Rockies -- Carlos Gonzalez
and Michael Cuddyer -- and Washington Nationals phenom Bryce Harper.
The captain of the American League, Cano, announced two of his three teammates
for the Midsummer Classic staple -- Baltimore's Chris Davis and reigning
champion Prince Fielder -- but has not yet confirmed the fourth participant.
Gonzalez currently leads the NL with 24 home runs, Cuddyer has 15 with a .337
average, the 20-year-old Harper has 13 while being limited with a knee injury
and Wright also has 13.
The AL boasts more power, at least during the first half of this season. Davis
has mashed a whopping 33 home runs heading into Monday, the two-time champ
Fielder has 15 for the Tigers and Cano, the 2011 winner, checks in with 20 so
far for the Yankees.
The derby will be held Monday, July 15 at Citi Field, one day before the All-
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