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Bryce Harper finally got one tonight

Harper’s second home run of 2012 A Friday night in Philadelphia and Bryce Harper is mired in what seems like a one for forever slump. There are whispers that he’s not catching up to fastballs, even some wondering if he has the ever-dreaded ‘diminished skills’ at age 21 from all the injuries. Nothing quiets these fears into a serenity momentarily like a nice bomb to right...
Via Diamond Hoggers
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper Shows Off Softer Side In New ‘This Is Sportscenter’ Ad (Video)

Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper is actually a big softie at heart. Well, at least according to ESPN’s latest “This Is SportsCenter” commercial that debuted Thursday. In the 30-second spot, the intensely competitive, bat-breaking outfielder reveals how his signature smeared eye black came to be. The commercial begins with the 21-year-old watching “Field of Dreams”...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper watches 'Field of Dreams,' weeps in ESPN spot

Bryce Harper has a starring role in ESPN’s latest “This Is SportsCenter” ad, which features Harper getting emotional with anchor Hannah Storm as the two watch Field of Dreams together. It’s not the greatest one we’ve seen – it might not even crack our list of the Top 100 – but it’s still pretty amusing. Check it out. Follow Pete Blackburn on Twitter @PeteBlackburn...
Via Next Impulse Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper's new 'This is SportsCenter' commercial (Video)

At long last, Bryce Harper's new "This is SportsCenter" spot is available, in which Harper cries while watching 'Field of Dreams', causing his eyeblack to run: (More via DC Sports Bog) Related articles Here's Bryce Harper messing with Matt Williams in the dugout Watch Bryce Harper get ejected by Hunter Wendlestat Video: Bryce Harper's...
Via Nationals Enquirer
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Here's Bryce Harper messing with Matt Williams in the dugout

And so, Bryce Harper has no respect for authority, or something. There he is messing with manager Matt Williams in the dugout before Wednesday night's game in Baltimore with the old "tap you on the right shoulder and exit stage left" prank. Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post, one of the biggest Bryce Harper fans around, is probably working on a column about how...
Via Nationals Enquirer
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Bryce Harper not break his bat over his knee (Video)

On Sunday, Bryce Harper attempted to break his bat over his knee after striking out. It didn't work out so well, as seen in the video above. Harper is 4-24 with 10 strikeouts in seven games since returning from the DL. Meanwhile, on Tuesday, Matt Williams told the media he believed Harper was showing signs of breaking out of his seven game funk: "He looks better,...
Via Nationals Enquirer
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper fails at breaking his bat over his knee (VIDEO)

via mlb.com Bryce Harper has all the tools, but he hasn’t yet put them to good use over an extended period of time.  After a couple month disabled list stint for a bum thumb, Harper has been less than impressive in his handful of games back.  On Sunday, things reached a boiling point and Harper tried to take his temper tantrum out on his bat. The result: the bat sent the 21-year...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bryce Harper tries to break bat over knee, fails

I’m an unapologetic fan of Bryce Harper, even if he sometimes is an emotional, childish wreck of a man at times. On Sunday, he showed off a very tiny bit of that childish streak when he tried to break his bat over his knee following a sixth inning strikeout. The key word, of course, is “tried”. Harper couldn’t do it, despite some tremendous effort on his part. And you know...
Via The Outside Corner
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper thinks Nationals should change their lineup

TweetJust one game back from the disabled list, and outfielder Bryce Harper already has an opinion on how to improve the lineup card Nationals manager Matt Williams put together. Before the Nationals beat the Rockies 7-3 Monday, Harper was pretty open about who he would have put out on the field and where. “I think [Ryan Zimmerman] should be playing left. Rendon’s a good third...
Via Los That Sports Blog
12 days ago  |  1 Comment

WATCH: Bryce Harper goes deep three times in rehab game

Up above, the video of Bryce Harper's three home run night last night for Harrisburg in Akron. Harper went 4-5 with 3 HR and 5 RBI in what should be his final rehab start before returning to the Nationals on Monday. The timing is perfect, considering Monday's Bryce Harper bobblehead giveaway at Nationals Park. So, did Matt Williams hear about what Harper did Saturday night...
Via Nationals Enquirer
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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