Bryce Harper is finalizing a take care of the Philadelphia Phillies, in accordance the ESPN’s Jeff Passan. This comes simply someday after reported curiosity from the Giants to additionally give him a 10-year deal led to speak that the Phillies have been in hassle. However it was actually simply Scott Boras doing his work to get Harper the contract. It took till almost March for Harper to get signed, however he might be staying within the NL East.
He might be doing so by ultimately getting the large contract he needed all alongside. The Phillies are reportedly giving him a $330 million deal over 13 years, in line with Passan. That exceeds the $300 million deal that Manny Machado simply acquired from the Padres, and likewise exceeds Giancarlo Stanton’s contract.
Bryce Harper might be 39 years outdated when this deal expires. No approach that’s going to result in complaints in Philadelphia within the yr 2029.
Within the quick time period, although, this must be discouraging for Nationals followers to lose Harper and now should usually watch him play their staff.