Tag Archive: Justin Morneau

Nov 18 2008

Dustin Pedroia Wins 2008 American League MVP

People were wondering if K-Rod, A-Rod, Justin Morneau, Kevin Youkilis or Dustin Pedroia would win. Pedroia received 16 1st place votes, 6 2nd place, 4 3rd place and 1 4th place vote. Backed by a .326 average, Pedroia lost the batting title by just four points to Minnesota catcher Joe Mauer.

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Jul 14 2008

Josh Hamilton’s Homerun Show, Falls Short In 2008 Derby Finals

Josh Hamilton hit 28 Home Runs in the first round of the 2008 Home Run Derby. Unfortunately, since he hit so many of them in the first round, he couldn’t beat Justin Morneau for the title since the Home Runs do not carry over into the final round.

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Jul 09 2007

2007 Home Run Derby == Vladimir Guerrero

State Farm Gold Ball Total Amount Donated: $254,000 USD Player Team Round 1 Round 2 Subtotal Finals Total Vladimir Guerrero Los Angeles (AL) 5 9 14 3? 20 Alex Ríos Toronto 5 12 17 2 19 Matt Holliday Colorado 5 8 13 ?? 13 Albert Pujols St. Louis 4* 9 13 ?? 13 Justin Morneau Minnesota 4 ?? 4 ?? 4 Prince Fielder Milwaukee 3 ?? 3 ?? 3 Ryan Howard Philadelphia 3 ?? 3 ?? 3 Magglio Ordóñez Detroit 2 ?? 2 ?? 2 * Advanced after defeating Morneau 2-1 in a swing off ? Final home run came with 7 outs

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