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Watch: Bryce Harper hits second home run of the day, this one a moonshot


Bryce Harper is having a huge day Sunday. (Dustin Bradford/Icon Sportswire)

Bryce Harper might be having his best game yet with the Philadelphia Phillies.

In the top of the first inning Sunday, Harper hit a 430-foot home run into the bullpen at Coors Field. After recording an outfield assist in the bottom of the second inning, Harper came to the plate and launched his second home run of the day off of Colorado Rockies starter Jon Gray, this one a 468-foot shot:

Harper now has six home runs this season, with Devan Fink of FanGraphs noting that he’s slashing .348/.482/.682 in 2021.

The 29-year-old Harper has one career three-home run game, which came on May 6, 2015, when he was playing for the Washington Nationals. Harper, of course, would go on to win the National League MVP that season.

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  1. Steve Dwyer

    April 26, 2021 at 8:31 am

    “Baseball if a Business” as we’ve heard, but in reality it is a greedy corporation who wants to package the cheapest crap in hope to harvest the most $ PROFIT. GEE what else is new? Problem is they play on our emotions and love of the game. Sad but true, in the end they will lose it all, and ruin the game. When you add money to the love of baseball it destroys the game.

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