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Home Run Derby format and rules

Format

Round 1
  • Each player gets 10 outs to hit as many home runs as possible.
  • The four players with the most home runs advance to Round 2.
  • Home run totals from Round 1 carry over to Round 2.
Round 2
  • Each player gets 10 outs to hit as many home runs as possible.
  • The two players with the most home runs advance to the finals.
Finals
  • Home runs from Rounds 1 & 2 do not carry over.
  • Each player gets 10 outs to hit as many home runs as possible.
  • The player who hits the most home runs is declared the Home Run Derby champion.
Rules
  • An out is registered when a player swings at a pitch and does not hit a home run.
  • A ball hit over the fence must be fair to count as a home run.

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