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Oakland A's Josh Donaldson hits four home runs in Derby

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Minneapolis, MN - Josh Donaldson wasn't the last slugger standing but the A's third baseman made an impact at Major League Home Run Derby at Target Field in Minnesota.

Donaldson hit four home runs before he was eliminated by Oakland teammate Yoenis Cespedes in a "swing off".

Both players hit three home runs in the first round of the Home Run Derby, before Cespedes beat Donaldson 2-1 in the tie-breaker. 

Donaldson's longest home run traveled 427 feet.

The former Auburn Tiger will take part in his first Major League All-Star Game Tuesday night. He will start at third base and bat eighth for the American League.

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