Found April 29, 2014 on The Outside Corner:
On the road to recovery..Everything went great and I'll be back soon! Thank you to all the fans for the support! — Bryce Harper (@Bharper3407) April 29, 2014

Bryce Harper tweets ‘thumbs-up’ pic after successful thumb surgery (photo)

Your browser does not support iframes. Bryce Harper is expected to miss significant time due to a thumb injury suffered during last Friday’s game when he damaged a ligament sliding headfirst into third base on a triple and jamming his thumb on the bag (above). Some reports are estimating that the Washington Nationals slugger could […] The post Bryce Harper tweets ‘thumbs-up’...

Bryce Harper Out, Could Be A While

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left thumb. Harper hurt his thumb on a head first slide into third base. Early reports right now say it doesn’t look good for Harper and that he may have ligament damage. It’s the same thumb Harper injured back in high school. Nationals manager Matt Williams is obviously concerned...

On Bryce Harper, and his latest injury

Bryce Harper not only hits the DL – but will require surgery on his left thumb. This injury will sideline him for at least two months, robbing the fans of baseball of one of it’s better young players; and robbing one of the better young players in the game of his season. This could easily make 2014 a lost year for Bryce Harper, done before it ever really got underway. And it...

Harper gives thumbs-up after thumb surgery

Bryce Harper had surgery Tuesday to repair the torn ligament in his left thumb, letting the world know all was fine by tweeting a photo of himself post-operation giving a thumbs-up sign. "On the road to recovery..Everything went great and I'll be back soon! Thank you to all the fans for the support!" Harper posted on his Twitter account, giving a thumbs-up sign with...

The Washington Nationals’ season is in peril without Bryce Harper

According to ESPN’s Keith Law, Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper will undergo the knife Tuesday to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb. The 21-year-old Harper, who suffered the wound in Friday’s 11-1 victory over the San Diego Padres at Nationals Park, is expected to be shelved until the All-Star break. With Harper batting .289 and only recording one...

WATCH: Kevin Frandsen’s slick behind-the-back catch

The Washington Nationals will certainly miss Bryce Harper in left field for the next two months. But in the meantime, one of Harper’s replacements is doing his best to keep us entertained. In the third inning of the Nats’ 4-3 win over the Astros on Tuesday, Kevin Frandsen played a carom off the left-field wall in perhaps the most creative — or lucky — way possible. Drifting...

Bryce Harper Out Until July

The Washington Nationals took a hit on Monday as they found out that they are going to lose their all-star for a long period of time.

WATCH: Bryce Harper, Yasiel Puig Run Into Outfield Wall

Who doesn’t love a good outfield catch or a collision in the outfield? Perhaps one or the other? Here is a collection of some outfield shenanigans. Bryce Harper meet wall; wall, meet Bryce Harper. Ouch. This is one that I have to keep turning my head from. This ended in a broken nose for Harper, and a reminder that the warning track is there for a reason. Courtesy of the Big Lead...

Harper's engine in the shop again, but his time will come

He plays too hard. He doesn't play hard enough. Amid the constant debate surrounding Washington outfielder Bryce Harper, let's not forget that he is 21, the youngest player in the majors. He would be the youngest player on the Nationals' Triple-A club and the youngest on their Double-A club, as well. Let's also not forget this: Harper, at 6-foot-3, 229 pounds, is...

Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins is the real deal

The young players of Major League Baseball always have something to prove. The Mike Trout‘s and the Bryce Harper‘s of baseball had their time in the spotlight. Now let’s talk about Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins, who has been dominant in his last two outings. The 21-year-old pitcher has been putting in work on the bump and making a name for himself. According to rotoworld...

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 438: Bryce Harper, Hustle, and Health by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss Bryce Harper`s latest injury and their thoughts on when hustle becomes counterproductive.

2014 Fantasy Baseball: Week Five Roundup

Photo credit: Craig Welling On draft day, one of the main principles I live by is to not end up with too many injury-prone players on my squads. The thinking behind this is you want to try to minimize risk on draft day as navigating your way through a grueling 162 game schedule is hard enough without dealing with an abundance of injuries. The downside to this strategy is you’re...

Nationals End Home Stand With 4-2 Loss To Padres

The Nationals fall to the Padres 4-2 on Sunday afternoon, splitting the four game series. Following a 5-6 home stand, Washington is now 14-12 on the season and needs to regroup with Bryce Harper joining Ryan Zimmerman and Wilson Ramos on the disabled list. Ian Kennedy went seven strong innings to get the win, with Houston Street working the ninth to pickup up the save. Nats starter...

Washington (14-12) at Houston Astros (9-17) series preview

  Photo Credit: Proposed starting pitchers: 29 April – Gonzalez (Wash) versus Cosart (Hou) 30 April – Zimmermann (Wash) versus Oberholtzer (Hou) (Starting pitchers subject to change) After a 5-6 home stand that saw the Nationals lose left fielder Bryce Harper for two months, Washington goes on the road for five games. First off, there is a two-game series...
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