Pérez joins Ohtani, Mancini, Alonso, Story in the Home Run Derby | Sports news

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Kansas City catcher Salvador Pérez will join Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Angels, Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles, Pete Alonso of the New York Mets and Trevor Story of the Colorado Rockies in the All-Star Home Run Derby at Denver’s Coors Field in July 12th

Pérez becomes the fourth Kansas City player in the derby after Bo Jackson (1989), Danny Tartabull (1991) and Mike Moustakas (2017).

Perez, a seven-time All-Star, finished ninth in the AL on Friday with 19 home runs.

Alonso won the last derby in 2019.

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