Best 2023 Home Run Derby Odds Available For Each Player

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Best 2023 MLB Home Run Derby Odds Available for Pete Alonso, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Julio Rodriguez, and more

The 2023 Home Run Derby takes place on Monday, July 10, at T-Mobile Park in Seattle, WA. Eight batters will be squaring off in a playoff to determine this year’s champion. Pete Alonso of the New York Mets is the top favorite among Home Run Derby odds to win this year’s event. This will be his fourth straight appearance and is a prior back-to-back winner.

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Best Home Run Derby odds available

The following table shows the best odds currently available for each Home Run Derby contestant. In addition, there are odds for players to hit the longest home run in the event. Luis Robert Jr. of the Chicago White Sox is the top seed based on home run totals through July 4 and has the most home runs since June 15. He’ll be taking on Adley Rutschman in the first round.

Despite Robert Jr. being the top seed, Pete Alonso is the general top favorite at most sportsbooks. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is the sixth seed, but is offered as the second-highest favorite. He’ll be in a very intriguing matchup with Mookie Betts in the first round. Other players in the field include Adolis Garcia, Randy Arozarena, and Julio Rodriguez.

In terms of the longest home run hit, Guerrero Jr. and Alonso are flipped among the top favorites. Vlad’s exit velocity is at 94.3 this season, putting him within the top two percent of MLB players. Last season, he launched a 467-foot blast that stands as the longest home run of his career.

How to watch the Home Run Derby

The 2023 Home Run Derby is set to begin at 5 p.m. PT in Seattle (8 p.m. ET). Coverage of the event will be on ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN Deportes. ESPN will have the general broadcast (Spanish-language simulcast on ESPN Deportes) while ESPN2 features an enhanced broadcast with additional stats and analytics.

Recent Home Run Derby winners

Year – StadiumWinnerRunner-UpFinal Round Score
2022 – Dodger StadiumJuan Soto (WSH)Julio Rodriguez19-18
2021 – Coors FieldPete Alonso (NYM)Trey Mancini23-22
2019 – Progressive FieldPete Alonso (NYM)Vladimir Guerrero Jr.23-22
2018 – Nationals ParkBryce Harper (WSH)Kyle Schwarber19-18
2017 – Marlins ParkAaron Judge (NYY)Miguel Sano11-10
2016 – Petco ParkGiancarlo Stanton (MIA)Todd Frazier20-13
2015 – Great American Ball ParkTodd Frazier (CIN)Joc Pederson15-14

Notable Home Run Derby facts