Found August 26, 2013 on USA Sports 360:

I REALIZE THAT MOST PEOPLE–PRETTY MUCH EVERYONE I KNOW–WOULD LIKE TO CARVE HIS BUST RIGHT NOW FOR COOPERSTOWN’S INDUCTION CEREMONIES BUT I’M NOT ONE OF THEM. I THINK HE’S OVER-RATED BY PEOPLE WHO (LIKE BRYCE) WOULD LIKE TO THINK OF HIM AS THE NEXT PETE ROSE—WITH MORE POWER. 3 HE ISN’T. HE ISN’T AS SMART—AT LEAST NOT YET. YEAH, HE RUNS INTO WALLS AND DIVES ON HIS FACE AND SAYS ALL THE  CROWD PLEASING “CHARLIE HUSTLE” THINGS BUT HE SURE AS HELL DOESN’T HIT WELL IN CLUTCH SITUATIONS—AS HIS UNDERWHELMING RBI TOTALS THIS YEAR (46 WITH ABOUT 30 GAMES TO GO) AND LAST (59 RBI’S)  ILLUSTRATE ALL TOO WELL. AND HE ISN’T EVEN THAT GOOD WHEN THE BASES ARE EMPTY. SINCE THEY BOTH CAME UP AT ROUGHLY THE SAME TIME IT WAS ONCE FASHIONABLE TO COMPARE HARPER TO MIKE TROUT. BUT IT WAS CLEAR EARLY ON THAT MIKE WAS (AND CONTINUES TO BE) A SMARTER,  MORE HIGHLY SKILLED AND CLUTCH PLAYER ON BOTH SIDES OF THE BALL THAN BRYCE IS. BRYCE IS ONLY 20, SO THERE’S STILL HOPE THAT HE’LL LIVE UP TO HIS HYPE DOWN THE ROAD AND NOT WIND UP AS THE SECOND COMING OF TOM BRUNANSKY. BUT RIGHT NOW IT SEEMS CLEAR TO ME THAT HE ISN’T AS GOOD AS ADVERTISED—AT LEAST NOT AT THE PLATE…   BELOW YOU’LL SEE THE BREAKDOWN—NOT THAT ANY OF IT MATTERS MUCH TO HIS APOLOGISTS…   Clifford out…..         G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS  Total 91 323 55 88 18 3 17 44 50 73 7 4 .272 .375 .505 .880     G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS  Bases Empty N/A 205 N/A 56 16 3 11 11 26 47 0 0 .273 .363 .541 .905  Runners On N/A 118 N/A 32 2 0 6 33 24 26 7 4 .271 .395 .441 .835  RISP N/A 61 N/A 15 1 0 4 29 19 15 3 2 .246 .424 .459 .883  RISP w/2 Outs N/A 24 N/A 5 1 0 0 9 10 6 1 0 .208 .457 .250 .707  Bases Loaded N/A 5 N/A 1 1 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 .200 .286 .400 .686     G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS  None on/out N/A 88 N/A 25 6 1 6 6 6 20 0 0 .284 .344 .580 .923  None on:1/2 Out N/A 117 N/A 31 10 2 5 5 20 27 0 0 .265 .377 .513 .890  Men on, 2 outs N/A 36 N/A 8 2 0 1 11 11 8 3 0 .222 .417 .361 .778  Man on 3rd, < 2 outs N/A 12 N/A 4 0 0 0 11 2 3 1 0 .333 .353 .333 .686     G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS  Count 0-0 N/A 53 N/A 22 4 0 6 10 0 0 3 1 .415 .439 .830 1.269  Count 0-1 N/A 19 N/A 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 .158 .200 .474 .674  After (0-1) N/A 140 N/A 28 7 2 3 18 24 48 2 1 .200 .319 .343 .662  Count 0-2 N/A 25 N/A 2 1 0 0 1 0 13 1 0 .080 .080 .120 .200  After (0-2) N/A 55 N/A 7 1 1 1 4 2 29 2 0 .127 .155 .236 .392  Count 1-0 N/A 22 N/A 12 2 1 3 5 0 0 1 0 .545 .545 1.136 1.682  After (1-0) N/A 130 N/A 38 7 1 8 16 26 25 2 2 .292 .411 .546 .958  Count 1-1 N/A 30 N/A 6 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .367 .567  After (1-1) N/A 141 N/A 34 8 1 4 21 25 41 1 1 .241 .353 .397 .750  Count 1-2 N/A 47 N/A 9 0 0 2 7 0 24 0 0 .191 .191 .319 .511  After (1-2) N/A 96 N/A 20 5 1 2 12 16 43 2 0 .208 .319 .344 .662  Count 2-0 N/A 7 N/A 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .571 .571 .857 1.429  After (2-0) N/A 33 N/A 10 3 0 1 1 23 3 0 1 .303 .596 .485 1.081  Count 2-1 N/A 20 N/A 10 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 .500 .476 .800 1.276  After (2-1) N/A 63 N/A 18 2 1 3 9 17 16 0 2 .286 .432 .492 .924  Count 2-2 N/A 56 N/A 8 1 0 0 5 0 24 2 1 .143 .140 .161 .301  After (2-2) N/A 81 N/A 18 6 1 1 9 21 33 2 1 .222 .379 .358 .737  Count 3-0 N/A 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 N/A 1.000 N/A N/A  After (3-0) N/A 8 N/A 1 0 0 0 0 17 1 0 0 .125 .731 .125 .856  Count 3-1 N/A 10 N/A 2 0 0 1 2 16 0 0 0 .200 .692 .500 1.192  After (3-1) N/A 19 N/A 2 0 0 1 2 20 3 0 0 .105 .564 .263 .827  Count 3-2 N/A 34 N/A 10 5 1 1 4 25 12 0 0 .294 .593 .588 1.181  After (3-2) N/A 34 N/A 10 5 1 1 4 25 12 0 0 .294 .593 .588 1.181

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