For the first time since 2019, fans will have the chance to enjoy the Midsummer Classic festivities.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there was no All-Star Game, Home Run Derby, Celebrity Softball Game, or Futures Game. But now, in 2021, Coors Field in Denver, Colorado will once again host all events.
Events will span multiple days, with the Home Run Derby brackets announced on Wednesday, with the futures game set to take place on Sunday with the draft kick-off, the derby and softball game scheduled for Monday and the All-Star Game. set for Tuesday.
Here’s the full schedule for what to expect during the days of baseball action.
2021 MLB All-Star Calendar
Most of the All-Star festivities will take place on ESPN, with the exception of the All-Star Futures Game, which will be played on the MLB network at 3 p.m. Sunday.
The All-Star Celebrity Softball Game takes place on Sunday after the Futures Game, but won’t air until Monday night after the Home Run Derby on ESPN.
Wednesday July 7
|10:00 p.m.||T-Mobile Home Run Derby Bracket Show||ESPN|
Sunday July 11
|3 p.m.||SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game||MLB Network|
|7:00 p.m.||Start of the MLB draft (first round, choice of lineup)||ESPN|
Monday July 12
|8 p.m.||T-Mobile Home Racing Derby||ESPN|
|10:00 p.m.||All-Star Celebrity Softball Game||ESPN|
Tuesday July 13
|7:00 p.m.||MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard||ESPN|
MORE: Who Made the AL and NL rosters for the 2021 MLB All-Star Game?
Participants in the 2021 MLB Home Run Derby
The Home Run Derby will feature eight players competing in a parenthesis style, trying to hit as many home runs as possible in a four minute time frame. If batters are able to send at least two baseballs over 440 feet, they can add an extra 30 seconds to their time to keep swinging. The four winners of the first round clashes will advance to the semi-finals where they will compete for places in the final.
|Participant||Team||Home Runs||Maximum distance|
|Trevor’s story||Rocky mountains||11||466|
* Statistics updated from games completed before Thursday, July 8
MLB All-Star Futures 2021 Lists
One of the first events of every All-Star weekend is the Futures Game, where fans have the chance to watch the next wave of MLB talent take part in a game to show off their skills on the big stage. Some of the brightest perspectives in the game will show lightning fastballs, blazing speed on bases, impessive defensive instincts, and powerful swings.
This year, former Rockies third baseman Vinny Castilla will lead the National League team and former Rockies closest LaTroy Hawkins will lead the American League team.
|P||Bryan bello||Red Sox||AA|
|P||Cole ragan||Rangers||A +|
|P||Hector Yan||angels||A +|
|2B / SS / OF||Vidal brujan||Rays||AAA|
|3B||Jake burger||White Sox||AAA|
|2B / SS||Throw Downs||Red Sox||AAA|
|SS / DE||Austin martin||Blue jays||AA|
|1B / 3B||Spencer torkelson||Tigers||AA|
|SS||Bobby Witt Jr.||Royals||AA|
|OF||Yoelqui Cespedes||White Sox||A +|
|P||Matthew the Liberator||Cardinals||AAA|
|P||Priest Quinn||Pirates||A +|
|P||Manuel Rodriguez||Bear cubs||AAA|
|VS||Francisco Allvarez||Food||A +|
|VS||Willie MacIver||Rocky mountains||A +|
|3B||Brett baty||Food||A +|
|1B||Michel Toglia||Rocky mountains||A +|
|OF||Brennen davis||Bear cubs||AA|
|OF||Mike Harris II||Courageous||A +|
|OF||Ryan vilade||Rocky mountains||AAA|
List of 2021 Celebrity Softball Games
Every year, famous personalities, actors, musicians, athletes from other sports and more converge on the part of the MLB All-Star Game and take to the field for the first game to be played there during the weekend’s festivities. -end.
Find out who will be playing on the field at this year’s MLB All-Star Celebrity Softball Game.
- Quavo (Rapper, actor, producer, director and Grammy-nominated group ‘HUNCHO’ Migos)
- JoJo Siwa (pop star, dancer, entrepreneur and social media star)
- Steve Aoki (Grammy nominee, Top DJ and producer)
- Ross Butler (Actor)
- Noah Beck (social media star)
- Charles Melton (actor)
- Residente (award-winning rapper, writer, filmmaker, activist)
- Blake Gray (social media star)
- The Miz (WWE Superstar)
- Kane Brown (platinum record country artist)
- Karamo (TV host)
- DK Metcalf (Seahawks wide receiver)
- JID (musical artist)
- Derrick White (Spurs Goalkeeper)
- CC Sabathia (Former MLB All-Star)
- Jennie Finch (Olympic softball gold medalist)
- Hunter Pence (Former MLB All-Star)
- Larry Walker (Former Rockie, MLB Hall of Fame)
- Vinny Castilla (Former MLB All-Star)