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Harper, Scherzer carry Nationals to win over Phillies

  Bryce Harper hit another home run and Max Scherzer had another dominant outing to help the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night for their sixth straight win. Harper's homer, his 11th in 14 games, tied the score 1-1 in the second inning and Ian Desmond's RBI double drove in Scherzer with the go-ahead run in the sixth. The NL East-leading Nationals...
Via AP on Fox
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper and Matt Williams have special handshake (Video)

Teammates frequently have special handshakes and routines they do with each other, but it’s not too often we see a coach or manager join the mix. But that is the case with Bryce Harper and Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams. Harper hit an opposite field home run in the bottom of the second of Nationals’...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dunkin’ Donuts Poll: Mike Trout or Bryce Harper?

One is a 22-year-old two-time All Star and the 2012 National League Rookie of the Year; the other is a 23-year-old three-time All-Star, defending American League MVP, and the 2012 American League Rookie of the Year. Yes, we’re talking about Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals and Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels. Both players have been overwhelmingly...
Via NESN.com
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Harper, Scherzer carry Nationals to 2-1 win over Phillies

WASHINGTON (AP) Bryce Harper hit another home run and Max Scherzer had another dominant outing to help the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night for their sixth straight win. Harper's homer, his 11th in 14 games, tied the score 1-1 in the second inning and Ian Desmond's RBI double drove in Scherzer with the go-ahead run in the sixth. The NL East...
Via AP on Fox
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Hitters for 5.22.15

  Editor’s Note: Be sure to check out our DraftKings and FanDuel Cheat Sheets!  Spreadsheet Sports has the best customizable DFS projection tools on the market. Get $5 off HERE   Bryce Harper is the hottest  Full Article »
Via The Fake Baseball
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

DraftKings: Adrian Gonzalez, Bryce Harper Power Tom Caron’s Lineup

The long weekend is upon us, which means plenty of time for fantasy baseball. DraftKings offers one-day fantasy baseball games, allowing users to set a new lineup every day for the chance to win tons of cash prizes. This year, DraftKings has partnered with NESN to give fans a unique opportunity: Compete against Tom Caron in the sport he knows best. Here’s...
Via NESN.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Bryce Harper, the childhood Yankee fan, destined for LA?

Once upon a time, it was a fait accompli that Bryce Harper would become a Yankee, when his free agency status arrives in 2019. He'll be only 26... Dellin Betances' age last year. Twenty six.This week, watching Harper come to bat, Yankee fans needed to wear bibs. We can't help but remember the drooling, slobbery eras when stars like this were destined to wear Pinstripes. Ah, but those...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Pujols hopes to return Friday, Mike Trout vs. Bryce Harper

The May 22nd, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news including Pujols hopes to return Friday, Mike Trout vs. Bryce Harper and much more… The Story: Albert Pujols is hoping to return to the lineup today.The Monkey Says: His hand is still swollen and he has trouble gripping the bat, so that’s seems a bit ambitious unless he has magical healing powers. The Story: Bryce...
Via Monkey with a Halo
1 day ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 682: How Bryce Harper Broke Out by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam banter about earthquakes, Tim Lincecum, and baseball nightmares, then talk to Dan Rozenson about Bryce Harper.
Via Baseball Prospectus
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Phillies-Nationals Preview

Through the first three weeks of the season, few teams disappointed more than the Washington Nationals. Over the past three weeks, none have been more impressive. With Bryce Harper and the NL's best offense leading the charge, the Nationals will look for their pitching staff to follow suit Friday night when they open a three-game set with the Philadelphia Phillies. Washington (24...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Forecast Calls for more Chocolate Syrup in D.C., Washington Nationals now sole Possessors of First in NL East

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals runs to first base after hitting a double during the fourth inning against the Washington Nationals at Turner Field on April 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) Major League Baseball teams often reward a hitter with a whipped cream pie to the face following a walk-off hit, but the Washington Nationals have...
Via The Sports Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

From HRs to ejections, rarely a dull moment for Bryce Harper

WASHINGTON (AP) There's rarely a dull moment when it comes to Bryce Harper. Been that way pretty much ever since the Washington Nationals brought him to the majors at age 19. He'll hit six home runs in a span of three games. He'll get ejected twice in the span of seven games. He'll earn NL Player of the Week honors, repeat that feat a week later - and when asked about the rare accomplishment...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper vs. Mike Trout vs. Bryce Harper

For a while there we thought the Bryce Harper vs. Mike Trout thing was done with. Trout had dusted him. Trout had dusted everyone. Is there anyone Trout hasn’t dusted? Look at yourself! You are covered in dust! Three straight MVP-quality seasons have made Trout more than a competitor with Harper, they’ve made him the […]
Via Fangraphs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper on umpire Marvin Hudson: “I don’t think 40,000 people came to watch him ump tonight”

Major League Baseball umpire Marvin Hudson is a popular man today after his run-in with Washington Nationals Bryce Harper. Hudson tossed Harper in the third inning of Wednesday’s game against the New York Yankees. Harper was tossed when he left the batter’s box while Nationals manager Matt Williams and Hudson got into it. After the game, Harper was still pissed off about getting...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper Gets Ejected By Ump Marvin Hudson For Doing Nothing (Video)

Maybe umpire Marvin Hudson thought Bryce Harper’s recent hot streak at the plate was just too unfair. That’s the only reason we can think of for why Hudson inexplicably tossed the Washington Nationals outfielder in Wednesday’s matchup with the New York Yankees. It all started when Harper took slight offense to a low strike call during his third inning at-bat. It ended seconds...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper, Matt Williams sound off on Harper's confusing ejection

Both Bryce Harper and Matt Williams were ejected from the Washington Nationals' win over the Yankees on Wednesday, yet both had a hard time making sense of Harper's ejection, which led to Williams'. In the bottom of the third inning, Harper, who has been tearing the cover off the ball lately, disagreed with a strike call to begin his at-bat that seemed low, which was supported by...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper was ejected for leaving the batter’s box

Well, this takes the pace of play rules to new heights. Umpire Marvin Hudson ejected Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper in the third inning of Wednesday night’s game against the New York Yankees, apparently for not getting back in the batter’s box quickly enough. Watch the video:And now listen to what Harper and manager Matt Williams, who was also ejected, had to say...
Via Baseball Essential
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Harper, Williams Question Ejections by Umpire Marvin Hudson

View image | gettyimages.com Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and manager Matt Williams were ejected for the second time in a week. Harper argued a questionable strike call by home plate umpire Marvin Hudson in the third inning of the Nationals-Yankees game. Confusion set in, as Hudson gestured for Harper to re-enter the batter’s box. Harper seemed to oblige by sticking his...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Release Points: How Bryce Harper Beat The Book On Bryce Harper by Dan Rozenson

To understand Harper`s breakthrough, look at what he`s done to the breaking balls pitchers threw.
Via Baseball Prospectus
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper gets ejected after arguing with umpire—again

Bryce Harper got ejected from Wednesday night’s game against the Yankees for arguing with umpire Marvin Hudson over a strike call. Matt Williams was also ejected from the interleague matchup, and it marked the second time in just eight days that the two have been removed from a game by an umpire. Harper was upset about a called strike in the third inning of the game, which happened...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Umpire Marvin Hudson goes overboard ejecting Bryce Harper, Matt Williams (Video)

Bryce Harper and Matt Williams were ejected from Wednesday’s Nationals-Yankees game, exactly a week after the tandem was tossed from a road game against the Braves. This time the ejection was the result of an overzealous umpire. Your browser does not support iframes. Harper was batting in the bottom of the third and home plate...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper ejected for not getting in the batter’s box

During Wednesday night’s Yankees-Nationals game at Nationals Park, home plate umpire Marvin Hudson ejected both Bryce Harper and Matt Williams because…Harper didn’t get in the batter’s box? What the hell? Check out the video. Harper stepped out of the box after a bad call by Hudson, stepped back in, and stepped out when Hudson started yelling at Williams. Hudson then ejected...
Via Bloguin Best
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper ejected for not getting in the batter’s box

During Wednesday night’s Yankees-Nationals game at Nationals Park, home plate umpire Marvin Hudson ejected both Bryce Harper and Matt Williams because…Harper didn’t get in the batter’s box? What the hell? Check out the video. Harper stepped out of the box after a bad call by Hudson, stepped back in, and stepped out when Hudson started yelling at Williams. Hudson then ejected...
Via The Outside Corner
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper gets raw deal on latest ejection

Bryce Harper gets raw deal on latest ejection
Via Philly Sports Live
2 days ago  |  Discuss

After Harper's ejection, Span lifts Nats past Yankees 3-2

WASHINGTON (AP) Cleanup hitter Bryce Harper and manager Matt Williams were both ejected in the third inning Wednesday night, but the Washington Nationals came back to beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Denard Span's tiebreaking RBI single in the seventh. Harper, the NL Player of the Week twice in a row, entered with 10 homers in his previous 12 games. In his second at-bat Wednesday...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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