They'll have the annual All-Star Game home run derby soon but forgive me for returning to my youth--when the whole concept gained notice with this weekly TV series, around 1960, featuring all of the future HOF sluggers of the day. Here's a few minutes of Mickey Mantle vs. Harmon Killebrew.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Home Run 'Back in the Day' Derby
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