The right-fielder hit, fielded and ran Tuesday afternoon in a simulated game.
Washington's right fielders have sputtered offensively since Harper went down
The Washington slugger hadn't hit on the field since injuring his left leg on Aug. 12.
Harper has been out since Aug. 12 with a knee injury
Harper's timetable is still unclear, but Washington will have Jayson Werth back in the lineup Wednesday night.
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Harper’s hair got a makeover.
Nats outfielder got his hair done on Tuesday at Marlins Park.
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BRYCE WHAT DID YOU DO TO YOUR HAIR?! Bryce Harper changed his hairstyle on Tuesday, to the shock of many. It’s not just any new hairstyle, it’s a travesty and a direct insult to the glory of his hair. This could affect his play in innumerable ways most directly by altering his aerodynamics and just being all around poor decision making. Show More Summary
The Nationals outfielder seems to be getting bored while on the disabled list
"At some point in time, we're going to need Harp,” Dusty Baker said of his star slugger.
Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker is concerned slugger Bryce Harper could miss the start of the National League playoffs.
The Nationals are hopeful, but realistic about his progress. When Bryce Harper initially hyperextended his knee, the Nationals and Harper were both elated to be able to say that it could have been much worse and that Harper would beShow More Summary
Harper has been sidelined with a knee injury and still isn't able to run
Bryce Harper suffered a significant bone bruise Aug. 12, but is not near resuming baseball activities
"He's been a little short in temperament and I can tell that's because he wants to play,” Baker said of his right-fielder, who is dealing with a calf strain and severe bone bruise in his knee.
This decision came 17 days after Bryce Harper injured his left knee slipping across a wet first base.
Scherzer said he would start two days after he threw a bullpen, so Sunday seems like a possibility.