Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers have traditionally had a strong presence in the Home Run Derby. Juan Gonzalez won the event in 1993 and, even though he didn’t win it, Josh Hamilton stole the show in 2008 at Yankee Stadium.
The Rangers had participants in it seven times from 2000-09. Nelson Cruz was the last participant in ’09, finishing second to Prince Fielder.
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