Originally Posted by Norm Chortleton
Players have blamed the HR Derby for messing up their swings, too. So I'm always glad when Reds players aren't entered in that thing. (Plus I don't have to listen to what seems like 5 hours of "baaaack, baaaaack, baaaack!!!)
Someone did a study on that awhile back and didn't find much to that theory. There were a few guys who regressed to their career norms, but of course that was likely to happen anyway.