Listen: Bryce Harper, Washington, Todd Frazier discussed on NBC Sports Radio
"Night Washington nationals slugger Bryce Harper with a barrage of homers late to. Overcome in, bonus time Chicago Cubs slugger. Cow swatter for Harper his first. Ever homerun derby championship it was his. Second ever homerun derby the first for the. Rest of the field Harper loss, to a Johanna says put us on the two thousand thirteen final Ed to Citi field. In New York City last night was very reminiscent in many ways of the first year of this. New bracketed timed format remember two. Thousand fifteen in Cincinnati when Todd Frazier won the dirt And when that. Happened Harper vowed that when the. All star game came to Washington He would participate in the home run derby he did that and more he joins Frazier and Ryan Sandberg who did it in nineteen ninety is the only, players to win the homerun derby in, their home parks and in order to win he had to do. It in dramatic almost improbable fashion less than a minute left in the final round. He trailed Schwarzer eighteen, to nine and, then he hit, eight straight over the wall most of them well over the wall nine of ten his father pitching he tied it up then on second swing of. Bonus time which earned by hitting a four hundred seventy three foot Homer. And regulation he hit number nineteen to send the home crowd into an. Absolute frenzy Bryce Harper wins the home run. Derby in front of his hometown fans it's been a rough year for the nationals it's been a rough year for Bryce Harper and much of the conjecture here in. The second half of, the season is going to be about where Bryce Harper goes but. For a night it was kind of. Fun to enjoy the, love affair between Bryce he was wearing a district of Columbia Mbia headband. And the fans in, Washington really cool event really fun event Bryce Harper chatted with the. SPN's bus Rony after winning the derby."