In 2015, the prophecy came true. Bryce Harper, the precocious prodigy whom since his mid-teenage years had been heralded as the game’s eventual foremost force of nature, delivered on his substantial promise. He won the National League’s Most Valuable
Bryce Harper, the left fielder for the Washington Nationals, is one of the most exciting young players in baseball. The 2012 Rookie of the Year at the tender age of 19 (his 2012 is one of the best seasons for a 19 year old in baseball history), Harper is a special player, a thrill to watch. At least he’s supposed to be. Unfortunately for Nat’s fans and baseball fans in general Bryce injured his left hand this week sliding into third base after a bases clearing triple.