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Fan heckling Harper in Atlanta ejected by umpire

Umpire Tim Welke heard a foul-mouthed fan heckling Bryce Harper and decided it was time for the man to go. Welke took off his mask, pointed to the fan and ejected him from Turner Field in Atlanta during Tuesday night's game between the Washington Nationals and Braves. Welke told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he saw the fan come down to the backstop and start shouting...
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Braves Fan Ejected For Heckling Bryce Harper

The Braves helped the Nationals clinch their second NL East title in three seasons. One Braves fan didn’t quite make it through the game to see Washington celebrate, as he was ejected for heckling Bryce Harper. [Vine] The post Braves Fan Ejected For Heckling Bryce Harper appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Bryce Harper heckler gets ejected by home plate umpire

As we learned from our review of all things Clayton Kershaw and Brandon Phillips' signed baseball for a clever heckler, baseball players can appreciate good ribbing from the stands. What nobody can appreciate, let alone tolerate, is ill-tempered, expletive-laced tirades, especially around kids.  During the sixth inning of Tuesday's tilt between the Nationals and Braves at...
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Umpire boots Atlanta Braves fan for profanely taunting Bryce Harper (video)

Razzing — even flat-out taunting — of visiting ballplayers by hometown fans has long been an integral part of baseball. Catcalls, boos, even not-so-nice things about the player and his family (sometimes true but usually not) are all part of the game day experience, something that players usually just shrug off and ignore. That was […] The post Umpire boots Atlanta Braves fan...
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Braves fan ejected for heckling Bryce Harper (Video)

An Atlanta Braves fan took it a bit too far while trying to distract Bryce Harper on Tuesday night, and he was ejected from the ballpark as a result. During the 6th inning of Washington’s NL East-clinching win over the Braves, a fan could be heard raining four-letter words down on Bryce Harper. “Bryce Harper […]
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Washington Nationals clinch NL East

Your browser does not support iframes. The Washington Nationals won their second National League East title in three seasons by beating the Atlanta Braves, 3-0, at Turner Field on Tuesday night. “We are so proud of this organization,” said Ted Lerner, managing principal owner of the Nationals. “Watching them clinch their second NL East division championship in three years...
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Bryce Harper Celebrates NL East Title In His D.C. Fireman Hat

Bryce Harper celebrated the Washington Nationals' NL East title in his custom D.C. fireman hat.
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Photo: Bryce Harper wears fireman’s hat during NL East title celebration

A typical postgame playoff clinching celebration involves champagne, beer, and players wearing goggles while letting loose in the clubhouse. That was certainly the case on Tuesday night, when the Washington Nationals locked up the NL East by beating the Atlanta Braves, 3-0, at Turner Field for the club’s second division title in three years. Bryce Harper went a bit further, wearing...
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PHOTO: Bryce Harper celebrates NL East title in style

The Washington Nationals wrapped up their second NL East title in the last three years tonight after beating the Atlanta Braves 3-0. The MASN team covered the Nationals celebration in the locker room. The celebration included a smoke machine, some strobe light and a ton of champagne. Bryce Harper took things to another level in the celebrations. Harper is sporting a DCFD helmet with...
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Nationals Injury Update: Bryce Harper exits with light-headedness

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was lifted for a pinch hitter, Nate Schierholtz, in the fourth inning of Monday night's game in Atlanta, according to James Wagner of the Washington Post. Schierholtz remained in the game to play left field.Nationals announcer Bob Carpenter said Harper experienced light-headedness. Several Nats players have had the flu recently...
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