Metro News - Sports Bryce Harper the hometown hero in home-run derby 2018-07-16T23:06:25.000000000-04:00 Nationals outfielder’s late flurry beats the Cubs’ Kyle Schwarber in the final. Reds hope pain of the first half is behind them 2018-07-16T19:24:22.000000000-04:00 TFC expects most of its injured players to return in next two weeks. For Bismark Boateng, track was always in the cards 2018-07-16T18:13:49.000000000-04:00 The former soccer player’s impressive result against Canada’s fastest men, Aaron Brown and Andre De Grasse, confirmed his choice to sprint. Adam Hadwin embraces monsoon to prepare for Open’s Car-nasty conditions 2018-07-16T17:40:48.000000000-04:00 Canadian hopes he’s better prepared for links golf during second trip to Open Championship. Mike Trout and seven other first-half award winners 2018-07-16T17:04:47.000000000-04:00 The Angels outfielder is the front-runner for AL MVP, and Boston’s Sale is in the Cy Young talk again. Croatia one of the big World Cup winners, even in losing 2018-07-16T16:36:21.000000000-04:00 Mbappé, Russia and the video assistant referee all come out on the right side of the ledger; Germany, Messi and Neymar do not. The Mamba Army isn’t sure what to make of LeBron James 2018-07-16T16:13:19.000000000-04:00 First-rounder Rasmus Sandin signs entry deal with Leafs 2018-07-16T15:29:18.000000000-04:00 Greyhounds defenceman was selected 29th overall. Croatia soccer team welcomed home with ‘Champions’ chant despite World Cup loss 2018-07-16T12:35:15.000000000-04:00 The small country of 4 million people has been gripped in euphoria since its team beat England to reach its first World Cup final, where Croatia lost 4-2 to France. Macron, Paris fans greet French national soccer team winners 2018-07-16T12:04:13.000000000-04:00 By mid-afternoon on Monday, hundreds of thousands of fans were already lined up on the Champs Élysées to welcome the team.