Bryce Harper: Just Another Talented A-Hole?

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Bryce Harper: Just Another Talented A-Hole?

Post by thrice » Fri Apr 29, 2011 8:09 am

Fan Nation:

Wednesday's Bryce Harper bench-clearing stare-down had some remembering the knocks on the talented young hitter. He showed tendencies to yell at opposing players, teammates and umpires, and he was ejected from a game in the Junior College World Series in June after drawing a line in the dirt in the batter's box to show an umpire that a called strike was outside. It was his second ejection of the season and earned him a two-game suspension. There was this from Baseball Prospectus before Harper was drafted: "It's impossible to find any talent evaluator who isn't blown away by Harper's ability on the field, but it's equally difficult to find one who doesn't genuinely dislike the kid." ... "He's just a bad, bad guy," one front-office official told Baseball Prospectus.

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