Discussion

Bryce Harper plays some softball

Updated: May 1, 2012, 9:56 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

WASHINGTON -- One day before making his much anticipated home debut, rookie Bryce Harper took his first swings in Washington on the National Mall.

The 19-year-old Harper was sightseeing in the nation's capital during a day off Monday when a few guys playing softball recognized the Washington Nationals rookie and asked him to take a couple of cuts.

"I hadn't seen the Lincoln Memorial before so I wanted to go over there and check that out," Harper said. "I was just walking ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MLB HEADLINES