Last year’s first overall pick in the MLB draft, Bryce Harper is proving to be far more than just a top prospect for the Washington Nationals. His quest to become an ambassador for the franchise continued last night while playing for the organization’s Single A team in Hagerstown.
After hitting a home run, Harper saw the disappointment on the face of the opposing pitcher and blew him a kiss in an attempt to make him feel better. It’s this type of generosity of spirit that should take Harper, no matter what rodent his physical appearance reminds you of, far in the baseball world.
He’s already making a name for himself with a certain Texas Rangers starting pitcher: