Donaldson competing in MLB home run derby
Josh Donaldson will compete in the MLB home run derby, the Toronto Blue Jays announced Wednesday. The derby takes place on Monday in Cincinnati. The Blue Jays third baseman was voted into the all-star game on Sunday after receiving 14,090,188 votes – a new all-time single season record. Joining him from the American League are Manny Machado, two-time champion Prince Fielder and Albert Pujols. Joc Pederson, Kris Bryant, Todd Frazier and Anthony Rizzo will represent the National League. Donaldson is ranked third and will face Chicago Cubs first baseman Rizzo in his matchup. The winner will face either Frazier or Fielder, while the winner of the Bryant-Pujols matchup faces Pederson or Machado.