Posts Tagged ‘Bryce Harper’

Hype vs. Truth; Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and Who is REALLY the Better Player

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 by Chuck

The general population of casual baseball fans first became aware of Bryce Harper when, as a sixteen year old, he was the subject of a Sports Illustrated cover and feature article written by Tom Verducci.
The article, filled with exploits of 570 foot homers, 96 mph fastballs, eyeblack art and bible verses on wristbands brought a [...]

Thursday, November 4th, 2010 by Chuck

Ok, I admit it.
I’m a curiosity whore.
I went to see Bryce Harper play today.
Funny thing about him.
He has two arms. And legs. And knows how to put on a hat and uniform.
He’s not Darth Vader. Or Lou Ferrigno. Or Clark Kent.
He’s just an 18 year old kid who plays baseball.
A bit better than we all [...]