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All-Stars tweet during Home Run Derby

The MLB All-Star Home Run Derby is Monday, July 11 at Chase Field in Phoenix. Many of the participants and other All-Stars will be tweeting during the event and ArizonaSports.com is your source for their tweets.


What a night for the AL! Congrats to @RobinsonCano and thanks to A-Gon @Joeybats19 @MLB and @StateFarm raised a lot of $ for charity!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Well said, Mr. Ortiz. And on that positive note, we end this story.

That’s as good as it gets!! Congrats to @RobinsonCano, def put on a show. Had the best time of my life and def is a dream come true.less than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply

Good effort?

Had fun tonight, thanks @davidortiz for picking me, and congratulations to Cano and Adrian for putting on a great show in the finals. #GoALless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Well done, Mr. Bautista. Shame that first round tripped you up.

We would have to agree. It was rather epic.

And there it is! @RobinsonCano defeats Adrian Gonzalez, 12-11, in the Championship Round of the #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Well deserved. Someone should add up how many feet his homers totaled over the whole Derby.

Reggie: my man my man like Denzil in the American Gansterless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Would you watch that movie?

Mr O keep bangin ny manless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Bad typo here by Mr. Jackson.

reggie robbie bring it home to the bronx, for the Bomber fans. Lets go Yankee fans we gotta be rootiin for Robbie
Mr October is of courseless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Jackson backs Cano. Unexciting headline, that.

They didn’t have this when I played, and you know I would have been winning more than my share,less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We’ll believe it when we see it.

Reggie: I” want a Bosox Yankee final with my Robbie and Gonzo going at it, tell me what could be better #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

How about a NL batter Mr. Jackson?

It’s @davidortiz vs. @RobinsonCano. AL vs. AL. @RedSox vs. @Yankees. Who ya got? … #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Is anyone surprised by this?

I’m saying Cano with 9 more, AGon with 7. Who you got? #HRderby all my memory cards are full I should be at the pool w/ @MLBFanCaveless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Use that player pull to get us in, too!

Yawn.

Gonzo putting on a show: “Prince is gonna have to hit a lot!” says @TheRealMattKemp followed by “Don’t worry bout it” from Rickie Weeks.less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Captain Obvious and Grateful Teammate: The Super Tweet Duo!

Show me the money National League!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We have $7 if that helps.

Had to try to get the music right before. Needed to get my boy Drake @drakkardnoir Moment 4 Life on to get me in the zone. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We’ll make note of the song requests for next year, though we have nothing to do with it.

Cano is for sure winning this thing. Playoffs 2010 all over again! Glad my ERA isn’t involved #HRderbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

We know want to know what each pitcher in the Derby is throwing, ERA-wise. Guesses?

Rickie in all his glory with a shout out to Orlando, FLA; Altamonte Springs FLA and Southern University at the #HRDerby http://t.co/OEHpd3Fless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Isn’t he in the Home Run Derby? Oh wait…

Rooting for Adrian to hit some homers. Good Luck Adrian!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Luck may not be a factor in this case, Mr. Bell.

Wow! This could be huge for the David Ortiz Children’s Fund and the Boys & Girls Club. Thanks @StateFarm and @MLB #GoAL #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Is there a “Like” button for a tweet?

Rickie: I got faith in Prince, I think he’s gonna blast over 10 this round. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

You have to back your…buddybiased teammate…captain!

Rickie Weeks in the house — Rickie: It’s really exciting now, Cano and Fielder hit some long ones! Trying to take it all in. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

How’s it feel being a spectator, Weeks?

I don’t feel as bad now, Frank Thomas jus told me he hit 3 his first time…lolless than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply

Sorry, Kemp. Try out this hash tag: #embarrassing.

They should throw him water balloons. He would make it rain in right-center field.

My jaw is on the floor on how far Cano is hitting the ball #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

Someone really should warn the jets coming into Sky Harbor about Cano’s homers.

We need to turn this music up- #HRderby is a PARTYless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Well that depends on what’s playing? Enya?

Big Papi (@davidortiz) after 9 #HRDerby HR’s: “I think I’m a little older than last year; that’s why I got tired so fast.”less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Excuses, excuses…

Excited to see who will win this year’s homerun derby.less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We all are.

We’re kicking some butt as a team so we can help some kids. That’s all that matters.less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Way to keep your eye on the true meaning of the Derby, Mr. Ortiz.

Bad reception slowing me down- but the AL has 3 dudes in the money! #HRderby. Prince has the deepest shots so far but I got Cano winningless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Fail whale on Twitter hasn’t helped either.

My dad is with me and I love hanging with the old man.less than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Baseball is a great family sport. Welcome to Phoenix, Papa Bell.

Reggie Jackson on watching Prince Fielder hit: “Tell the people I have nothing to say but WOW.” #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Let up already! We know, he’s a powerhouse.

My god I got goose bumps on how far Fielders ball went!less than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

You don’t need to rub it in.

OK, so we were wrong.

Isn’t blue with gold and green a fashion faux-pas?

Swing off- papi ‘s team with a huge edgeless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

We think this wins an appearance in our obvious All-Star game.

Hopefully Prince picks up the NL for us!!!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Aren’t dreams nice?

I’m still in #BEASTMODE, but i was super slow in the Homerun Derby!! Man!!! It’s way harder than it looks!!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Beast mode? Whatever you need to tell yourself to make yourself feel better.

I’m excited to see how far Prince is gonna hit some of these balls! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Maybe he’ll hit some far enough to stop the Arizona fans from booing.

#HRDerby Seventh, David “Big Papi” Ortiz… the last years champ and best believe… He got the #SWAG I even he got that #SuperSWAGShawtyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Can we have some of that #SWAG?

Wow… At least he hit more than one… If not, then we would have had a problem… LOL… still #BEASTMODEless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

How do your words taste?

That ball that was just hit is the reasons why I won’t throw him a strike.less than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

We’ll keep this in mind when throwing BP from now on.

Can’t deny it, the nerves got to me a bit! lets hope for a miracle so i can advance! was a lot of fun though!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We think Kemp is the new word for a Bautista-needed miracle.

#HRDerby Sixth, @TheRealMattKemp who is about to #ShowOut and plus, is my first half MVP… Do Ya Thang boss… #BEASTMODEless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

You must not be watching closely.

Hey! So do we!

#HRDerby If it was a game and real pitching then Jose Bautista would have put on a show… Trust Me…less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Speaking from experience?

Adrian Gonzalez: What a captain! (Que capitan!)less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We would have to agree.

#HRDerby Fifth, Jose Bautista this might be very interesting…less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

If by interesting you mean crushing a baseball, you’re right.

Looks like @JoeyBats19 is doing what @JoeyBats19 does. 2 pitches, 2 HR. Tune in now @ESPN. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Solid swing so far.

Man, I’d hate to be the baseball when Rickie Weeks is up. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Or Cano.

All these guys are deserving but would have been nice to see @MikeStanton27 here #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via UberSocial for BlackBerry Favorite Retweet Reply

Would have been good competitor, but he’s not here, so moving on.

Guess I shouldn’t have picked a second baseman … Kidding. That’s my boy Cano! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via WhoSay Favorite Retweet Reply

Sure you were kidding, Ortiz. Sure you were.

Damn… I didn’t think that was going to go down like that but Rickie Weeks did hit some BOMBS tho…less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Bombs? Did you see Cano?

Joey Bats is coming up, this could get real good in a hurry!!! I think the Fridays restaurant is in for a hurtin! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Can someone grab us some food? We want to make sure our order gets in before that kitchen gets shelled.

AGon is putting on a pretty good display to lead off the #HRDerby !!!!less than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Someone is behind the game. That hot dog line must be getting long.

ya pedi mi musica favorita, la que escucho cada dia antes de salir al terreno!!! @wisinyyandel los lidereeessssss!!!!! #nohayligaless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Nope. No shot at understanding that. Comment below if you do!

Are they gonna have web gems during the all star break? That kid needs to be on it! #hrderbyless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

That diving catch was something else.

Why are we booing Ricky? He’s about to bang! #hrderbyless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

There’s a good sport.

Adrian Gonzalez: That ball Robbie hit over the Miller Lite sign should’ve counted for two! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Maybe it earned him a cold one.

So @HeathBell21 had his hands full so, ya know, his daughter decided to tweet for him at the #HRDerby http://t.co/BHxFgkaless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Smart dad, there.

Cano-town? Doesn’t have a good ring to it.

#HRDerby, Fourth, My pick to win, Rickie Weeks watch and see what I’m talking about… Most powerful offensive 2nd Baseman in @MLBless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

It seems the Arizona fans would beg to differ.

Jose Bautista (@JoeyBats19) is tweeting from the #HRDerby, even if it means getting strangled. Give him a follow … http://t.co/O3rQykuless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Strangling is not the way we would encourage our teammates, but to each his own.

That was ridiculous where he wa hitting those balls #hrderbyless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

Time to pump some iron, Upton.

#HRDerby Third, Robinson Cano is going #HAM He is putting on a show… Got the crowd on there feet…less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

He also had NORAD on alert with those bombs.

Cano- Ese es el poder Dominicano representando!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

OK, we need a translation service.

Bombs, missiles, lasers, any other descriptors?

I gotta get my kids to just relax and go watch the home run derby. I’ll be back later.less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We’ll miss you. See you in five minutes.

Reece wants to be in the outfield. If I’m on the All-Star team next year, I’ll try to get him out thereless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Any room for us out there, Bell?

Cano is tagging baseballs right now!! #hrderbyless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

Do you guys think Upton could hit 460?

Nooooo nooooo noooo Cano! Wow 460!less than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

We told you, Bell.

Cano just hit the fan cave. I wanna go to the fan caveless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Fan cave? You sure about that one?

If you saw that big bat on ESPN, it’s the only way I can hit a home runless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Hence why you were being interviewed and not participating.

I’m rooting for Adrian to win. I think nine will get him to the next roundless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Nine? It looks like Cano may knock nine straight away.

Well look who decided to stop by: @DatDudeBP in the house! #HRDerby http://t.co/3agyyOeless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

And he’s checking Twitter!

OMG I hope they don’t see my ball like they do with the gold ballless than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

Someone is getting nervous…

Donde esta mi gente Dominicana!!!!!! Vamo’ arriba que empezamos con Cano!!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

We told you we wished we’d paid closer attention in Spanish class.

#HRDerby Second, Matt Holiday’s round reminded me of batting practice… Swinging that stick… He hits the ball hard and farless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

It may go hard and far, but he’s still four short of Adrian Gonzalez.

The dude wants his twitter game hooked up not worried about #HRDerby @therealmattkemp he’s gonna crush some balls today!!!less than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

This guy really likes Kemp to win it. Who do you think is going to win?

Sweetest swing in the game coming up next #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

We know, Hanrahan. You think Kemp is going to win it.

Matt Holliday with three taters so far … #HRDerby http://t.co/LaZ1Fu1less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Taters? There’s food and homers? Guess we missed out on going to this one. We’ll remember to ask the boss next year.

That’s what I’m talking about. Nice start A-Gon. #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via WhoSay Favorite Retweet Reply

Again, players should be telling the other guys, especially those not on Twitter.

I have a feeling this could be a longggg Holliday!!!! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Don’t get too excited, Hanrahan. Everyone’s back to work on Friday.

#Hrderby to Keisha blow is really happening and it’s awesomeless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

We like the event, but maybe not the music choices so much. Sorry, Ke$ha.

Agon with a good showing, Holliday up now, balls carrying good! Time for the NL to represent #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Hanrahan should give some advice to the NL batters. AL looks good.

Lol no pressure Adrian! The whole team picked you to winless than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

That’s not pressure at all.

My prediction: I got Matt Holliday winning this whole thing #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Sanchez may be the only one with this sentiment.

That was a bomb by Gonzo! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Which one?

Nice action shot.

Here we go Dominicans – Cha-Ching!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

The first gold ball is over the fences.

off to a good start with AGON!! Keep it going!! AL!!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

You think it would be better to actually yell to a teammate, but that would ruin the spirit of this thing.

#HRDerby First up, Adrian Gonzalez perfect swing on the first one but still manage to hit the lifeguard by the pool… Lolless than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply

What did that lifeguard do to you, Phillips?

Here goes the Mex-Dominican squad. For all my peoples http://t.co/W44d4eXless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

That line-up is a pitcher’s worst nightmare.

Bryce: Here are my predictions … A-Gonz- 6, Ortiz- 6, Cano- 8, Bautista- 11 … Agree? What do y’all think? #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

So? What do you all think?

Bryce: I got Bautista winning the whole thing! So much power and hits bombs so easily! #Beastmode #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Bryce going Bautista. Pretty risky taking a favorite.

Bryce: Idk about you guys, but I got AL winning it all! Cano, Bautista and A-Gonz sitting right in front of me! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

So MLB tweeter Bryce Harper takes the AL…and it begins.

What????? No love for the National League…. Why the boos Chase Field? I know y’all wanted to see @Realjustinupton in the #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply

See? Upton would have been a great crowd-friendly addition.

The ALSquad is ready to go yard at the #HRDerby and yes, Big Papi is smiling http://t.co/SgiB0tMless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Of course Big Papi is smiling. The NL line-up doesn’t have Upton.

I’m rooting for Kemp, but its tough not to pick Bautista after watching BP….#HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Another prediction. But Pence already admitted he was late, so how did he catch BP?

Indians reliever @ChrisPerez54 and his son are ready to watch some dingers at the #HRDerbyhttp://t.co/9gLpOhZless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Future slugger?

A little late getting out to the #HRDerby got caught listening to Puma stories!less than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

It happens to everyone. We know you really got caught in the hot dog line.

Just like us, but we bet you have better seats.

We gotta pop ’em out tonight @joeybats19 @RobinsonCano Adrian Gonzalez! @popchips will donate $100 per home run to our charity! #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Charity and homers. What’s not to like?

I wanna see how many @BlueJays and @JoeyBats19 fans are out there about to watch the #HRDerby can I get a #beastmode !!!!!less than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Bautista looking for some fan support. Maybe that locks the win for him?

Yes. Yes it is.

Hope y’all ready for the #HRDerby Its goin to be a #ShowOut I have #TeamFielder winning and Rickie Weeks taking the whole thing… #ALLREADYless than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply

Weeks? Really?

More predictions. Who do you think wins it?

Wow this place is electric!less than a minute ago via Mobile Web Favorite Retweet Reply

Arizona fans getting some appreciation. Nice to see.

We would be “amped” to get the same access. Just saying.

Which ones to wear???? @Under_Armour hooked it up! Way too sweet http://t.co/ZBQcZzNless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Not one, not two, but three pairs of shoes.

The swag parade begins. Nice kicks.

Most Arizona fans are hoping the same thing.

To answer about Joey bats, he’s got a lot going on in his swing might get tired, kemp short and compact #HRDerbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Apparently Jose Bautista is an outside shot to win it. We’re not sure if we agree with that one.

Looking forward to see who’s going to win the homerun derbyless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

No predictions. Not even a lot of excitement apparent in this tweet.

Fancy kicks, media days and swag. Sign us up to be All-Stars.

Finished snagging for BP, early pick for #HRDerby would be weeks, but I’m taking Kempless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

And let the predictions begin…

That locker is bigger than some of our closets.

Another shot from the derby press conference. http://say.ly/OfeuhXless than a minute ago via WhoSay Favorite Retweet Reply

We’ve heard the swarm of reporters was rather impressive. Plus, we were there.

Smile for the camera, Bautista!

I’m pretty stoked about the #HRDerby tonight- I’ll be uploading photos and livetweeting the whole thing from the fieldless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Hey C.J. Wilson, we’re “stoked” too.

Heath Bell tweeted earlier that he believes he’s the only player who drove to the All-Star game.

Beautiful morning in Phoenix! Time for some breakfast to fuel up for the Derby!less than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

We like when Jose Bautista tweets, because he does it in Spanish and English. Really makes you wish you had paid more attention in Spanish class.

In Arizona for All-Star. Getting ready for the Derby tonight!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

Big Papi likely will enjoy himself without having to hit over the Green Monster.

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