Every sport has its fair share of player rivalries, like Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson, or Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning, or Sidney Crosby vs. Alex Ovechkin. Could there potentially be a new one on the horizon? Meet Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Bryce Harper, two young stars who play outfield for their respective teams: the New York Mets and the Washington Nationals. Kirk is a 24-year-old third round draft choice out of Azusa Pacific University, a NAIA school.
In case you haven’t heard, Bryce Harper is pretty good at baseball. At 16 years old, he was the cover story of Sports Illustrated, in which Tom Verducci referred to him as ‘Baseball’s LeBron’. The pubescent phenom who’s problematic ... Read Post
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