Bryce Harper

Baseball Player

Bryce Aron Max Harper is an American professional baseball outfielder with the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball. Harper was selected by the Nationals with the first overall pick in the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft. He stands at 6 feet 3 inches and weighs 225 lbs. Harper won the 2010 Golden Spikes Award, awarded annually to the best amateur baseball player. Going into the 2012 season, baseball prospect-watchers, including Baseball America, MLB.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Bryce Harper.


1992 Birth Born on October 16, 1992.


Harper was chosen by the Nationals with the first overall pick in the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft.
In April 2011, after a slow start in the minor leagues, Harper visited optometrist Dr. Keith Smithson, who reportedly told him, "I don't know how you ever hit before. … Read More
He made his MLB debut with the Nationals on April 28, 2012.


Harper hit two home runs on Opening Day of the 2013 season vs the Miami Marlins. … Read More
During a game against the San Diego Padres on April 25, 2014, Harper suffered a left thumb injury when sliding to 3rd base on a 3-run triple. … Read More
On April 18, 2015, Harper hit the longest home run of his professional career with a 461-foot home run to center field against the Philadelphia Phillies. … Read More
On April 14, 2016, Harper hit his first career grand slam for his 100th career home run in a game against the Atlanta Braves. … Read More
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