The brackets for the 2017 Home Run Derby have been set and announced by Major League Baseball on Wednesday. The event will be held this Monday night at Marlins Park in Miami.
Two of the brackets will have players from the Miami Marlins and New York Yankees face each other. The #1 seed is Giancarlo Stanton of the Fish and he will face #8 seed Gary Sanchez of the Yanks. Aaron Judge of the Yankees is the #2 seed and he will challenge #7 seed Justin Bour of the Marlins.
The winner of the Stanton and Sanchez battle would next take on the victor between #4 Mike Moustakas of the Kansas City Royals and #5 Miguel Sano of the Minnesota Twins in the second round. The one who wins the match between #3 Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers and #6 Charlie Blackmon of the Colorado Rockies will take on the winner between Judge and Bour.