Bryce Harper Did Something That Hasn't Happened In Almost 50 Years

The game started off interestingly enough. On the first pitch of his first at bat of the night against the Philadelphia Phillies, 19-year old phenom Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals was hit by a pitch. Cole Hamels would later admit that he did it on purpose.

So how did Harper respond?

After Harper moved to third base on a single, Hamels threw to first base to try and keep the runner close. And when he did that, Harper became the first teenager to steal home since 1964.

Here’s the video…

 

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