The Home Run Derby is one of the most exciting events of the baseball season. But for some sluggers, it can become the most regrettable part of their season.
Seeing a derby participant run into a second half slump has become part of the baseball calendar. All eight of this year's participants are hopeful that they will avoid just that.
With some veterans and some blooming superstars in the Derby lineup, one of them is bound to give into the pressure of the Derby curse.
Here are the odds for each of the participants suffering the derby curse in the second half.