Home Run Derby 2018: Bryce Harper Outslugs Kyle Schwarber to Win

Home Run Derby results today: Bryce Harper of Washington Nationals wins

However, while using a graphic to break down where some of the home runs landed, ESPN used the wrong Harper.

Four future Hall-of-Famers were in the field of 10 competitors in the first edition of the derby, held in the mid-80s at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis. He was drafted by the Oakland Athletics and moved on to play for the Midland RockHounds in 2013 through 2014.

The semifinal matchup between Kyle Schwarber of the Chicago Cubs and Hoskins went down to the final swing. The player that hits more homers in the allotted time advances to the next round.

Leading off the derby, Hoskins cranked 17 jacks to upset 1-seed Jesus Aguilar, who hit 11.

In the other semifinal, Bryce Harper beat Max Muncy 13-12. Smh.

Harper became the first member of the Nationals to claim the Home Run Derby Crown after slugging 45 homers to defeat Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber in a thrilling final round. And in each case, he went on a tear, hitting 12 homers after the breather in both rounds.

Next, Schwarber edged the Houston Astros' Alex Bregman, 16-15. Unfortunately, he ran into a home run-hitting machine in Schwarber, who bested him with 16.

At the same time, it's the Home Run Derby. He put on a show, hitting homers to the second and even third deck at Nationals Park. Following the timeout, Harper got hot, managing to tie Schwarber at 18 home runs as his original four-minute clock expired. He also set high bars with his lofty homer totals.

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