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Statistics About The Most Home Run Derby Wins

The player with the most Home Run Derby wins is Ken Griffey Jr., who won the event three times in his career.

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"Ken Griffey Jr. is the record holder for the most Home Run Derby wins with 3 victories."

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"Both Prince Fielder and Yoenis Céspedes have won the Home Run Derby twice."

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"In the 2014 season, Yoenis Cespedes became the first non-American to win the Home Run Derby twice."

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"Ken Griffey Jr. holds the most wins in the 1990s, with three victories in 1994, 1998, and 1999."

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"Since 2015, no player has won the Home Run Derby more than once."

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"Josh Hamilton holds the record for the most home runs in a single round with 28 in 2008, but he did not win the derby."

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"Giancarlo Stanton set the record for most home runs in a Home Run Derby with 61 in 2016."

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"Pete Alonso is the most recent player to have won the Home Run Derby twice (2019, 2021)."

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"Bobby Abreu holds the record for most home runs in the first round with 24 in 2005."

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"In 2012, Prince Fielder became the second player to win the Home Run Derby in both leagues (American and National)."

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"In the year 2000, Sammy Sosa hit 26 home runs in the first round, setting a record that stood for five years."

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"Between 2000-2010, only two players won the Home Run Derby more than once: Sammy Sosa and David Ortiz."

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"The record for the fewest home runs hit by a Home Run Derby winner is 3, by Ryne Sandberg in 1990."

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"Only three players have won the Home Run Derby without being selected to the All-Star team: Yoenis Céspedes (2013), Giancarlo Stanton (2016), and Bryce Harper (2018)."

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"Ken Griffey Jr. is the only player to have won the Home Run Derby in three different venues."

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"David Ortiz is the oldest player to ever win the Home Run Derby at age 34 in 2010."

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"Pete Alonso (2019) and Yoenis Cespedes (2013) hold the record for most total home runs by a rookie in a Derby with 57."

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"In 2015, Todd Frazier became the first player to win the Home Run Derby on his home field."

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"Cal Ripken Jr. is the only player to have won the Home Run Derby and the All-Star Game MVP in the same year (1991)."

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"Since 2000, three Home Run Derby champions have led their league in home runs: Ryan Howard (2006), Prince Fielder (2009), and Chris Davis (2013)."

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