Washington Nationals v St Louis Cardinals - Game Two

Harper Back in Nats Lineup After Benching

Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.


ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals reacts after being thrown out at second base in the 3rd inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on April 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Benched for ‘Lack of Hustle’

Bryce Harper was benched for “lack of hustle” in the Nationals 4-3 home loss to the Cardinals on Saturday, a decision which manager Matt Williams made for the young slugger’s failure “inability to run 90 feet,” he said after the game.


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Brooks Laich On Ovi’s Benching, Caps’ Comeback Win

Brooks Laich joined the Junks to recap comeback win and address Ovi’s “benching.”

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