1st of Many? Harper Finally Goes Deep

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Bryce Harper stood in the Washington Nationals’ dugout as Nationals Park roared for him, with the unfamiliar and splendid feeling of being unsure of what he should do. Jayson Werth, his teammate and 14 years his senior, slapped him on the back and let him know it was okay. Werth told Harper, “Get up there, kid.”

Harper bounded up the steps and pointed to the 19,434 fans. He was still breathing hard from his rapid trip around the bases and the scale of the moment. Read Full Article »

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