Bryce Harper

Bryce Harper gets a Gatorade bath after hitting a two-run, walk-off home run in the 13th inning against the New York Mets on August 7, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Day After ‘Minors’ Speculation, Bryce Harper Walks Off Nationals in Extras

A day after speculation ran amok of Bryce Harper possibly being demoted, he walked off the Nats with a two-run extra-innings homer to give the Nats the 5-3 victory over the New York Mets.

08/07/2014

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How Speculation Caused Matt Williams to Erupt in Defense of Bryce Harper (Video)

Matt Williams hammered reporters yesterday for taking liberties with his comments, with regard to possibly sending Bryce Harper to the minors to work through his struggles. Here’s how that speculation ran amok.

08/07/2014

Bryce Harper (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Nats Manager Williams: Harper Is Sticking Around

Nationals manager Matt Williams lashed out at reporters Wednesday after being asked if he was considering sending slumping Bryce Harper to the minor leagues.

08/07/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals gets doubled off first base after a line out by Wilson Ramos in the second inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on July 26, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Aggressive Nationals Lose to Reds 1-0

Bryce Harper got doubled up on a fly out. Later, he was retired in a rundown after going too far around second base. The Nationals’ aggressive play wound up costing them in a close game.

07/27/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Ian Desmond #20 after hitting a home run in the ninth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Nationals Park on July 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Fall to Lohse, Brewers 4-2

Bryce Harper homered and went 3 for 4 for his first multi-hit game since late April, but the Nationals fell 4-2 to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night despite belting out 11 hits.

07/19/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals looks on after striking out in the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 13, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Williams: It’s Coming for Bryce, and When it Does, ‘Pitchers Are Gonna Pay’

Although Bryce Harper has struggled this last month, manager Matt Williams warns, when he returns to normal form, “pitchers are gonna pay.”

07/18/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 1:  Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals reacts after striking out in the third inning during a baseball against the Colorado Rockies on July 1, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Harper Back Down to Sixth in Saturday Lineup

Nationals manager Matt Williams moved Bryce Harper back to sixth in the batting order Saturday, one day after hitting him second.

07/05/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals walks back to the dugout after striking out in the third inning during a baseball against the Colorado Rockies on July 1, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mike Rizzo on Speaking to Bryce Harper: ‘Message was Delivered and Received’

GM Mike Rizzo says he and Matt Williams have spoken with Bryce Harper about his comments Monday which seemed to challenge the manager’s lineup decision, saying the “message was delivered and received.”

07/03/2014

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals grounds into a double play in the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park on June 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nats Rally, Harper Returns in 7-3 Win Over Rockies

Bryce Harper, who missed 57 games because of a torn ligament in his left thumb, went 1 for 3 with an RBI single — on Bryce Harper bobblehead night.

06/30/2014

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Nats Activate Bryce Harper in Time for ‘Bryce Harper Bobblehead Night’

The Washington Nationals have activated Bryce Harper, allowing him to return to the lineup after missing 59 games with a torn ligament in his thumb, just in time for ‘Bryce Harper Bobblehead’ night at Nationals Park.

06/30/2014

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