The Home Run Derby is an annual home run hitting contest in Major League Baseball customarily held the day before the MLB All-Star Game. Aaron Judge won the 2017 Home Run Derby, becoming the first rookie to outright win the event. After saying that he just wanted to put on a show for the fans, Aaron Judge slammed nearly four miles of home runs. The 2017 event was a home run in ratings delivering a 5.5 metered market, making it the highest rated Derby since 2009, according to Nielsen. It also was a hit with social, with 1.4 million total engagement and 1.8 million interactions, it was the easily #1 social story of the day.
PREMIERES: Monday, July 9th, 8:00pm -10:00pm ET
Episode Count: 1
Target Demo: M18-34, M18-49
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