It’s 2018. Of course there are Home Run Derby truthers.
But I suppose that I should, with the deepest of sighs, explain why I thought this post was necessary. In the final round of the 2018 Home Run Derby, Bryce Harper made a furious charge to catch Kyle Schwarber with 18 home runs in regulation time. With 22 seconds left in bonus time, Harper drilled a home run to take the competition.
It’s 2018, though, which means there’s probably some sort of dumb conspiracy afoot. And,...