8:09 AM EDT, Mon April 21, 2014

Fantasy Update

19 hours ago
Rotoworld
Bryce Harper is back in the Nationals' lineup Sunday.
Apr 19, 2014
ESPN Fantasy Baseball
Lance Lynn helped his own cause by hitting an RBI double in the second inning and Washington slugger Bryce Harper was benched for not hustling in the Cardinals 4-3 win over the Nationals.
Apr 17, 2014
KFFL
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper (quadriceps) is back in the starting lineup Thursday, April 17, ...
Orange County Register 10 hours ago
Trout, Harper to meet for first time

Trout, Harper to meet for first time

DETROIT – For the next three days, Nationals Park will become the epicenter for baseball’s youth movement. Mike Trout and Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper, the two icons at the head of the wave of young stars populating the game, will...
Baltimore Sun 12 hours ago

Angels' Mike Trout, Nationals' Bryce Harper to meet for first time

Trout and Harper, two of baseball's brightest young stars, were teammates in the Arizona Fall League in 2011. On Monday, they meet for the first time in a major league game.DETROIT — Mike Trout was 20 and Bryce Harper was 19 when they played for the Scottsdale Scorpions in the Arizona Fall League in 2011. Neither had set foot in the big leagues by then, but it was clear to Angels catcher Hank Conger, a Scorpions teammate, that both outfielders were destined for greatness.
Washington Post 13 hours ago

Boswell: Bryce Harper needed a reality check, and Matt Williams gave it to him with benching

The free scorecard handed to fans this weekend at Nationals Park has a picture of Bryce Harper on the cover, running full speed, hat off and hair standing straight up. The headline: “Nothing But Hustle.” Read full article >>

Instant analysis: Nats 3, Cardinals 2

GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Twenty-four hours after a drama-filled loss that was highlighted by Matt Williams’ decision to bench Bryce Harper for failing to run out a routine grounder, the Nationals were back on the field with renewed purpose in their series finale against the Cardinals. Harper was back in the lineup himself and he…
Washington Post 16 hours ago

DC Sports Bog: Nats on Bryce Harper: ‘Nothing but Hustle’

“We made an agreement,” Matt Williams said on Saturday, after pulling Bryce Harper for not running out a groundball. “He and I made an agreement. This team made an agreement that when we play the game, that we hustle at all times.” Read full article >>
CSN Washington 19 hours ago

Bryce Harper's 'nothing but hustle' Nats magazine (PHOTO)

On a day Nationals manager Matt Williams benched Bryce Harper for "lack of hustle," there was a bit of a coincidence involving the pregame magazine distributed by the team.
Washington Post 19 hours ago

Nats Journal: About Bryce Harper’s removal

Manager Matt Williams said Bryce Harper’s removal from Saturday’s 4-3 loss to the Cardinals would be forgotten by Sunday afternoon. Sure enough, Harper is back in the lineup and batting second. We will move on, too Stephen Strasburg against this Cardinals lineup is plenty of theater to chew on but not before emptying out a few more thoughts on the matter. Read full article >>

About Bryce Harper’s removal

Manager Matt Williams said Bryce Harper’s removal from Saturday’s 4-3 loss to the Cardinals would be forgotten by Sunday afternoon. Sure enough, Harper is back in the lineup and batting second. We will move on, too – Stephen Strasburg against this Cardinals lineup is plenty of theater to chew on – but not before emptying […]
KFFL 19 hours ago

Nationals | Bryce Harper returns to action Sunday

Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper returned to the starting lineup against the St. Louis Cardinals ...

Game 19: Cardinals at Nats

It’s a new day at Nationals Park, which means Bryce Harper is out of the doghouse and back into the lineup. It’ll be interesting to see what the fan reaction is when his name is announced and when he steps to the plate for the first time in the bottom of the first. It’ll also…

VIDEO: Harper, Williams and Werth on benching

After Bryce Harper was removed from Saturday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals, the explanation as to why came as quite the surprise. No, it had nothing to do with Harper’s lingering quad tightness, it was for lack of hustle. We at CSN had a camera at Nationals Park for the aftermath, and got reaction…
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 20, 2014

WATCH: Bryce Harper, Babe Ruth star in MLB commerical

Nationals star hangs with Yankees legend
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 19, 2014

Shocker: Nationals' star Bryce Harper benched for loafing to first

Rookie manager Matt Williams makes a statement

Bryce Harper Photos

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