2007 Home Run Derby’s TV ratings down

Associated
Press

Television
ratings for baseball’s All-Star Home Run Derby dropped slightly from last year.

Monday
night’s contest, won by the Los Angeles Angels’ Vladimir Guerrero, received a
5.1 rating on ESPN, the network said Tuesday. That was down 6 percent from the
5.4 rating for last year’s derby in
Pittsburgh
but above the 4.9 rating for the 2005 derby in

Detroit.

ESPN
estimated 6.8 million viewers tuned in Monday night.