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Get ready: Giancarlo Stanton will compete in the Home Run Derby

According to National League Home Run Derby captain Troy Tulowitzki, Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to participate in this year's competition.

This is very, very good news. Stanton is one of the most exciting young players in the game, and also one of its great home run artists.

But in the event you need a bit more convincing, here are a few reasons Stanton's Derby appearance will be must-watch television.

Reason No. 1: September 18, 2013

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Reason No. 2: August 17, 2013

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Reason No. 3: April 18, 2014

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Reason No. 4: April 4, 2014

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Reason No. 5: August 17, 2012

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