Matt Williams on Harper turning down the Home Run Derby: “There will be one day in your life where you just simply can’t do it any more.”
Bryce Harper officially declines to participate in 2015 Home Run Derby in Cincinnati.
Bryce Harper finishes first in the National League as MLB All-Star Game voting comes to a close.
Bryce Harper homered, Tyler Moore drove in four runs and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 9-3 on Saturday despite Stephen Strasburg exiting in the fourth inning with an apparent injury.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Bryce Harper thinks “there’s nobody else as sexy” as Robinson Cano in the batter’s box, he revealed in ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue.
Last night, Bryce Harper visited a cluster of Nationals faithful before the game, grabbing one fan’s phone and posing for a group selfie.
David Carpenter’s perception of Bryce Harper has undergone a 180 since the the right-handed reliever was acquired by the Nationals.
Bryce Harper and Yunel Escobar homered during a nine-run burst in the first inning, leading the Washington Nationals over the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-2 Sunday.
Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper is back in Washington’s lineup on Saturday, two days after suffering a mild left-hamstring strain.