Let the official debate begin. Bryce Harper set the bar extremely high for Mike Trout on Opening Day with a home run on his first swing and then another to give the Washington Nationals a 2-0 win over the Miami Marlins. So now all the Harper supporters and those who picked the Nationals to win …
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Last year, the Los Angeles Angels called up Mike Trout at the end of their season. Trout was drafted in the 1st round of the 2009 draft and had 5 HR’s and 16 RBI’s in 40 games with the Angels last season. Around the same time, Bryce Harper was an 18 year old in the minors who had already been heavily covered [...]
Last night, the Washington Nationals saw the future of their team on the field. With Stephen Strasburg on the mound, the Nationals started Bryce Harper in his first career game. The 19 year old Harper has been called a “Phenom” and “The Chosen One”, but hadn’t played a major league game until last night. In …
Conventional wisdom dictates that teams like the Washington Nationals have to pay a premium for the same player because of their lack of tradition and success in the recent past. They are, however, stockpiling some talent with Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper, and Drew Storen. In addition, everyone knows that the wildest party scene is around …
Bryce Harper is barely old enough to pump gas.
He’s barely old enough to stay out past 10pm making out with other teenage girls. Yet, he’s apparently old enough to skip his last two years of high school to follow his dream of becoming a major league baseball player.