Bryce Harper proabably will not get a heat welcome in Washington D.C.
Harper and the Phillies will face the Nationals on Tuesday in his first journey again to D.C. since his blockbuster commerce. Earlier than his arrival, the D.C. mayor tweeted an image welcoming Harper again to the town. Within the tweet, Harper was depicted as Revolutionary Warfare-era traitor Benedict Arnold.
It was rapidly deleted lower than an hour after it was posted.
This image WAS on Mayor Bowser’s Twitter web page lower than 30 minutes in the past, however not anymore…
— Chip Brierre (@Chip_Brierre) April 1, 2019
Harper already obtained just a few boos in his Phillies debut in Philadelphia. He’ll possible obtain extra in entrance of disgruntled Nationals followers.
The 2015 Nationwide League MVP hit 34 house runs, with a .889 OPS and career-high 100 RBIs in his seventh season with the Nationals.
Harper, 26, penned a whopping $330 million, 13 12 months cope with the Phillies in late February.
He is already making an announcement in Philadelphia, hitting house runs in two consecutive video games to assist the staff to a 3-Zero file.