Bryce Harper Hits a Home Run for Vegas

Joseph Gallegos

Staff Reporter

This offseason, Bryce Harper faced the toughest decision of his career. He was now a free agent, meaning he has the power to sign with any team in the MLB. Bryce Harper was expecting a big pay day for whatever team he chose to sign with.

The teams in the Harper’s sweepstakes were: the New York Yankees, Philadelphia Phillies, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, and his team he spent the last several years with, the Washington Nationals.  

Bryce Harper met with all of those teams and the saga of his free agency seemed to last forever. Having all MLB fans constantly refresh their phones and check in on the MLB network.

Finally, on March 1st, Harper announced he was signing a 12 year $330 million dollar deal with the Philadelphia Phillies. With the MLB season nearly underway, the Las Vegas native Bryce Harper looks to win his 1st world series.

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