Bryce Harper is hitting them at such a pace, we cannot keep up. And there’s another one of these posts already coming tomorrow.
The Nationals won on Jackie Robinson Day 9-1. Bryce Harper honored the man who wore 42 by slugging his fourth home run of the season off Brett Oberholtzer – who is hardly the sexiest pitcher Harper has hit one off of.
Here’s Harper ‘shooting a cripple’ as they say:
And man, does Harper love hitting in Philadelphia. This was the ninth career home run he’s hit in Philly. He sees the ball extremely well there.
The Nationals are off and running to an 8-1 start. Harper had three hits total on the day. He’s the closest thing to Barry Bonds we’ve seen since Bonds himself.