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Divergent League 1999 Home Run Derby

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The 1999 Home Run Derby is tonight, July 1st! See who takes home the crown this year in the battle of the bammers. The participants this year are:

  • Vladimir Guerrero – Montreal
  • Chipper Jones – Toronto
  • Ben Greive – Oakland
  • Mark McGwire – Detroit
  • Manny Ramirez – Cleveland
  • Sammy Sosa – Chicago Cubs
  • Mike Piazza – New York Mets
  • Greg Vaughn – Cincinnati

Watch along on our YouTube channel.

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1993 Divergent League Home Run Derby & Hardship Draft Results

It’s All-Star Weekend and the home run derby last night was a dinger-filled affair with several shots over the 500-foot mark. The Big Hurt took the trophy home for the White Sox after besting Mark McGwire in the finals. You can catch the full Derby in the Divergent League Archives. More on Big Mac’s future in a moment.

Home Run Derby Results

1993 Home Run Derby bracket

Frank Thomas won the derby after defeating Mike Piazza and Barry Bonds on his way to the finals against Mark McGwire who likewise took down Matt Williams and Rafi Palmiero. Congrats to the Big Hurt.

Hardship Draft

The 1993 Hardship Draft has concluded and it involved some huge moves with deep implications for the rest of the season.

  1. New York Mets selected Mark McGwire from the Athletics
  2. New York Yankees selected Kirby Puckett from the Twins
  3. Seattle Mariners selected Mike Mussina from the Orioles

McGwire is leading the league in home runs, tied with Frank Thomas. Mike Mussina is front-runner for the Cy Young award. Things just got a little more interesting.

Tonight is the All-Star Game! We’ll see you at 6pm pacific time on

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1993 Divergent League Update Week 5 – All Star Weekend Stats & Standings

All-Star Rosters

1993 All-Star Game Roster List

The All-Star Game broadcasts tomorrow, Feb 13, at 6:00pm PST.

Hardship Draft

The Hardship Draft winners have been chosen, and will make their picks in this order:

  1. New York Mets
  2. New York Yankees
  3. Seattle Mariners

A lot of players are in… play this year, so we could see some big changes in the second half. Look for the picks to be announced this evening during the Home Run Derby.

Home Run Derby

Here are the seeds for tonight’s Home Run Derby:

  1. Mark McGwire
  2. Frank Thomas
  3. Rafael Palmiero
  4. Fred McGriff
  5. Barry Bonds
  6. Andre Dawson
  7. Matt Williams
  8. Mike Piazza

Join us starting at 6pm PST for some Dingers tonight at


AL East

  • CPU – Orioles – 62-35, 1st
  • Seamus – Blue Jays – 46-51, 16GB, 2nd
    • OVR: 4th, CON: 13th, PWR: 9th, PITCH: 7th, DEF: 10th, SPD: 13th
  • Liam – Yankees – 42-53, 19GB, 4th
    • OVR: 20th, CON: 6th, PWR: 19th, PITCH: 20th, DEF: 17th, SPD: 30th

AL Central

  • Travis – White Sox – 57-39, 1st
    • OVR: 1st, CON: 4th, PWR: 6th, PITCH: 8th, DEF: 4th, SPD: 1st
  • Tony – Tigers – 56-41, 1.5GB, 2nd
    • OVR: 22nd, CON: 8th, PWR: 18th, PITCH: 26th, DEF: 16th, SPD: 25th
  • Dan – Royals – 55-44, 2.5GB, 3rd
    • OVR: 2nd, CON: 2nd, PWR: 5th, PITCH: 2nd, DEF: 22th, SPD: 8th

AL West

  • Austin – Rangers – 50-47, 3.0GB, 3rd
    • OVR: 18th, CON: 19th, PWR: 11th, PITCH: 16th, DEF: 19th, SPD: 26th
  • Sandra – Mariners – 43-55, 10.5GB, 4th
    • OVR: 11th, CON: 18th, PWR: 2nd, PITCH: 24rd, DEF: 2nd, SPD: 24th

NL East

  • Derek L – Phillies – 64-32, 1st
    • OVR: 6th, CON: 1st, PWR: 10th, PITCH: 6th, DEF: 24th, SPD: 4th
  • Charles – Expos – 60-37, 4.5GB, 2nd
    • OVR: 7th, CON: 11th, PWR: 23rd, PITCH: 4th, DEF: 8th, SPD: 9th
  • Derek – Braves – 57-40, 7.5, 3rd 
    • OVR: 3rd, CON: 20th, PWR: 15th, PITCH: 1st, DEF: 9th, SPD: 27th
  • Phil – Mets – 33-63, 32.5, 4th
    • OVR: 16th, CON: 21st, PWR: 12th, PITCH: 10th, DEF: 7th, SPD: 12th

NL Central

  • Cardinals – CPU – 61-36, 1st
  • Gary – Cubs – 49-47, 10.5GB, 3rd
    • OVR: 14th, CON: 15th, PWR: 16th, PITCH: 17th, DEF: 5th, SPD: 15th
  • George – Reds – 43-53, 17.5gb, 5th
    • OVR: 12th, CON: 16th, PWR: 24th, PITCH: 13th, DEF: 3th, SPD: 3rd

NL West

  • Henry – Giants – 50-44, 1st
    • OVR: 5th, CON: 14th, PWR: 13th, PITCH: 5th, DEF: 1st, SPD: 7th
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This Weekend is 1993 Divergent League All-Star Weekend

Howdy sports fans, you may have noticed that we skipped yesterday’s scheduled games. We’re adjusting the streaming schedule a bit this week to accommodate the upcoming All-Star Weekend festivities. Here’s the schedule for this week:

Tuesday, February 9

  • 6:00pm: Two games from the season, from late June / early July
  • Afterward: Hardship Draft teams reveal

Friday, February 12

  • Hardship Draft
  • All-Star Roster Reveal
  • 6:00pm: Home Run Derby

Saturday, February 13

  • 6:00pm: All-Star Game

We hope you’ll join us at the usual place,