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Sport Nationals fans celebrate NLCS bid by trolling Bryce Harper

16:10  10 october  2019
16:10  10 october  2019 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

Harper: Nationals fans crossed the line heckling

  Harper: Nationals fans crossed the line heckling WASHINGTON (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper called out some Washington Nationals fans, saying they crossed the line heckling him in the eighth inning. The former Nationals star didn't get specific or repeat what the hecklers were saying, but he wasn't happy following a 5-2 loss Wednesday night, the team's fifth straight setback. "They were fine all game, talking about myself and things like that," Harper said. "I get itThe former Nationals star didn't get specific or repeat what the hecklers were saying, but he wasn't happy following a 5-2 loss Wednesday night, the team's fifth straight setback.

Hey Nationals fans , will you boo Bryce Harper when he comes back to D.C.? The Nationals will almost certainly be alright in a Harper -less world: They've still got a stacked offense with Juan Soto, Trea Turner and Anthony Rendon and a pitching staff led by Max Scherzer, the best pitcher alive

Draft: Drafted by the Washington Nationals in the 1st round (1st) of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft from College of Southern Nevada (Henderson, NV). Agents: Scott Boras. National Team: us USA (18U,16U). Full Name: Bryce Aron Max Harper . Nicknames: Bam-Bam, Mondo, Harp or Big Kid.

Just because Washington Nationals fans have a team that reached the NLCS on Wednesday night after some clutch hitting off Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw doesn't mean they forgot about what happened last offseason.

Bryce Harper wearing a red hat: Getty© Getty Getty

On Thursday morning, Bryce Harper's name was a trending topic on Twitter, with Nats die-hards remembering how the star outfielder left the franchise that drafted him for the Philadelphia Phillies. That's one way to celebrate a trip to the NLCS, where they'll be one best-of-seven away from going to a World Series.

Here's a roundup of some of the tweets sent by trolling Nats fans:

Zion Williamson’s shot chart proves he doesn’t need a jumper (yet)

  Zion Williamson’s shot chart proves he doesn’t need a jumper (yet) Oh my goodness.

Washington Nationals Bryce Harper (34) bows his head and raise his arms with clenched fists as the Nationals celebrate and bid goodbye to their fans ending their last home game of the season with a 9-3 rain delayed win against the Miami Marlins in Washington, Wednesday, Sept.

Bryce Aron Max Harper … Married Kayla Varner (12/16/16)… In 2013, founded " Harper 's Heroes," a foundation that assists families League All-Star team, garnering 13,964,950 fan votes, the most votes of any player ever to appear on the National League ballot and third-most votes for any player

You get the idea.

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Bryce Harper returned to Nationals Park Tuesday night, making his first appearance in Washington since he signed his mega-deal with the Phillies back This is maybe a strange take: I think Nationals fans who boo Harper for leaving town via free agency are lame, but I also think booing Bryce Harper

Washington Nationals Bryce Harper celebrates a seventh inning single against the Los Angeles Dodgers in game 5 of the National League Division The winner of this game will face the Chicago Cubs in the NLCS . Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo. Washington Nationals Bryce Harper

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a crowd of people watching a baseball game: Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Willy Adames (1) and center fielder Kevin Kiermaier (39) celebrate their win over the Houston Astros during the ninth inning in game four of the 2019 ALDS playoff baseball series at Tropicana Field on October 8, 2019.

Harper happy for Nationals: 'Jealousy isn't good' .
Bryce Harper has no regrets about leaving the Washington Nationals in free agency last offseason - even though his former team is now playing for a championship for the first time since 1933. © Will Newton / Getty Images Sport / GettyThe Philadelphia Phillies outfielder spent seven memorable years with the Nationals before signing a 13-year, $330-million deal to join their National League East rivals. The polarizing superstar told Jayson Stark of The Athletic he wasn't fazed seeing his ex-teammates make it to the World Series. "No," Harper said when asked if he was envious of Washington's success.

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