First Home Run Derby

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An annual tradition during MLB’s All-Star break is the home run derby. When was the first home run derby and who was the winner?

Trivia Question Answer

The first home run derby was held at the Metrodome in Minneapolis in 1985. That first derby was won by Dave Parker who at the time played for Cincinnati. 1985 was his fifth of seven All-Star Game appearances.

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