In attempt to freshen up and tighten the annual Home Run Derby, the MLB announced a new set of rules to be implemented at this year’s event on July 13 at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. The new bracket-style format will eliminate the tradition of every player being given a certain number of outs, and instead will give each participant five minutes to hit as many home runs as they can.

Cincinnati Reds third basemen Todd Frazier joined SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio, and shared his thoughts on the new format.

“It’s going to be different, it’s going to be a little more tiring I think,” Frazier said. “I think the five-minute mark is really a long time, but it’s a ballpark that you can pop one up and sometimes it will go out. It’s going to be fun.”

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