1. Joe Maddon Doesn't Blame Bryce Harper for Brawl, Charging Mound vs. Giants

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he supported the decision by Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper to charge the mound Monday to fight San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a pitch...

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  2. Bryce Harper, Daniel Murphy Lead 2017 MLB All-Star Voting in 1st NL Update

    Major League Baseball released the first All-Star voting update for the National League on Tuesday, and Washington Nationals teammates Bryce Harper and Daniel Murphy are leading the way...

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  3. Bryce Harper Talks Fight, Doesn't Know Why Hunter Strickland Threw at Him

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was among many who were surprised to see San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland appear to exact revenge for a series of events in the 2014 National League Division Series...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 35,289 reads 0 comments

  4. Hunter Strickland Talks Bryce Harper Fight, Bruce Bochy Says It 'Looked Bad'

    San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland shared his side of the story after his pitch inside that hit Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper sparked a brawl between the two teams...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 13,177 reads 0 comments

  5. Twitter Reacts to Bryce Harper Throwing Helmet, Fighting Hunter Strickland

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland mixed in some boxing during their Monday afternoon baseball game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 138,627 reads 0 comments

  6. Bryce Harper Ejected After Throwing Helmet, Punches During Bench-Clearing Fight

    Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland exchanged punches Monday after Strickland hit Harper with a pitch. MLB provided video of the incident: In the eighth inning of the battle ...

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  7. MLB Metrics 101: Can Anyone Keep Up These Ridiculous Stat Paces?

    The first quarter of the 2017 MLB season is over. If the next three quarters look anything like it, there are going to be some wild numbers at the end of the year. But if ever there was a big "if," that's it...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 64,053 reads 0 comments

  8. Bryce Harper Makes Nationals/Expos History with Incredible 35-Game Start

    Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper went 2-for-4 with a home run and a walk during Tuesday's 8-4 victory over the Pittsburg Pirates. In doing so, he raised his on-base percentage to ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 1,610 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 Playoff Odds for Every MLB Team at Season's Quarter Mark

    We've rumbled to the one-quarter mark of the 2017 MLB season. Nothing is decided, but a few things are beginning to come into focus. For example, all 30 clubs' chances of qualifying for the postseason...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 81,820 reads 0 comments

  10. Bryce Harper Still Younger Than Some Rookies as He Chases 2nd MVP

    Bradley Zimmer is the Cleveland Indians ' top prospect, the 19th-best prospect in all of baseball, according to MLB.com ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 14,632 reads 0 comments

  11. Bryce Harper on Walk-Off HR vs. Phillies: 'Just Trying to Be Like John Wall'

    Bryce Harper paid tribute to a fellow Washington, D.C., superstar Saturday night after he mashed a walk-off home run to hand the Washington Nationals a 6-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 28,898 reads 0 comments

  12. Bryce Harper Hits Walk-Off Home Run against Philadelphia Phillies

    Another day, another walk-off for Bryce Harper against the Philadelphia Phillies . After having achieved the feat April 16, the Washington outfielder did it again, hitting the ...

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  13. Bryce Harper, Nationals Agree to 1-Year, $21.65 Million Contract

    The Washington Nationals and superstar outfielder Bryce Harper reached an agreement Saturday on a one-year deal worth $21.65 million for the 2018 season. Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post first reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 222,270 reads 0 comments

  14. Legit or Nah: Deciding Which MLB Playoff Hopefuls Are for Real

    As we rumble toward the midpoint of May, the MLB season is getting real. Sure, Opening Day is technically the real beginning, a nd, yes, we've got more than four months remaining before anything is settled...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 80,419 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Metrics 101: Ranking MLB's 'Luckiest' Hitters of 2017

    Last week, the B/R MLB Metrics 101 took on hitters who've hit into extreme amounts of bad luck. Now it's time for a look at the other side of that coin. Hello and welcome back...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 44,515 reads 0 comments

  16. Mike Trout Is Better Than Ever, and No One Is Talking About It

    Mike Trout, already the best player in Major League Baseball, is now even better. You probably already knew that. If you didn't, you probably expected as much. He is Mike Trout, after all...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 71,560 reads 0 comments

  17. Bryce Harper Day-to-Day with Groin Injury Suffered vs. Diamondbacks

    Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper suffered a groin injury during Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 6,606 reads 0 comments

  18. Ranking MLB's Top 50 Players, May Edition

    We're one calendar month into the 2017 season, which seems like as good a time as any to update our list of the top 50 MLB players...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 87,692 reads 0 comments

  19. Top 5 MLB ROY, MVP, and Cy Young Contenders for Each League After 1 Month

    Among other things, the first month of the 2017 MLB season being out of the way means that awards season is one step closer...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 69,700 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Report Card Grades for All 30 Teams at the End of April

    April is drawing to a close, and the first round of MLB report cards are due. There's a ton of baseball left, meaning none of these grades are final...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 78,108 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Entering Week 4

    We are now three weeks into the 2017 MLB season, and teams are starting to show their true colors. Hot starts from the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks are looking more and more like the real deal as they continue to win games...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 108,866 reads 0 comments

  22. Bryce Harper Is Already Earning Back the Hype After Failed MVP Encore

    Have a night, Bryce Harper . In his first two at-bats Wednesday against the Atlanta Braves , Harper hit a solo home run and a grand slam. He finished 4-for-4 with three runs scored and five RBI...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 19,032 reads 0 comments

  23. Bryce Harper Fights Off the Sun, Makes No-Look Catch in RF vs. Marlins

    Bryce Harper is just showing off at this point. In the second inning of Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Miami Marlins, the Washington Nationals superstar made a no-look catch on a fly ball off J...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 20,830 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Metrics 101: Full-Season Stat Projections for the Top 25 Players

    With the 2017 season underway, the best players in Major League Baseball have already set out to remind everyone that they are indeed the best players in baseball. That will be determined by their numbers in the end...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 46,435 reads 0 comments

  25. Bryce Harper Enters Record Books with Opening Day Home Run

    Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper collected just one hit in the club's 4-2 Opening Day victory over the Miami Marlins, but the one knock was a home run that got the team on the board for the first time this season...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 1,459 reads 0 comments