With the lengthy look forward to Bryce Harper’s signing over — and the celebrity ending up with the Phillies, social media in Philadelphia (and the remainder of the Twitterverse) reacted accordingly, with followers, Harper’s new teammates, different Philly athletes and seemingly anybody else with a smartphone weighing in.
This is a sampling:
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) February 28, 2019
YUPPPP @Bharper3407 PHILLY is the place to be 😎😎😎😎!!!! WELCOME
— fletcher cox (@fcoxx_91) February 28, 2019
@Bharper3407 welcome to the good metropolis child!!! Wanting ahead to having some enjoyable subsequent week in camp and bringing again the profitable methods to Philadelphia 🤙🏽 oh and may I get a mortgage 🤣 #Phillies #MLB #baseball #Harper
— Shane Victorino (@ShaneVictorino) February 28, 2019
Bobi, Tobi and Bryci? 🤔
— Tobias Harris (@tobias31) February 28, 2019
Let’s Goooo!!! Well worth the wait https://t.co/HHTqwdWOtf
— Zach Ertz (@ZERTZ_86) February 28, 2019
Phillies followers leaving work to go get tickets at Residents Financial institution Park after Bryce Harper information!!#Phillies ⚾️ pic.twitter.com/B7MxvAbLIp
— John Clark (@JClarkNBCS) February 28, 2019
The signing of Bryce Harper modified the town.
That is the great thing about sports activities.
Followers LINING UP OUTSIDE OF CBP proper now?!
I can not even put my pleasure into phrases. pic.twitter.com/HBfO6AgyI0
— Hunter Brody (@Brodes81) February 28, 2019
We lose Nick Foles, however acquire Bryce Harper. Typical Philly enjoying with our feelings. #LetsGoPhils #BeBold
— Jennifer Landes Hoffman (@JenAnnaHoff) February 28, 2019
— Rhys Hoskins (@rhyshoskins) February 28, 2019
I knew my retirement would liberate the Market. #yourewelcomeBryce https://t.co/jCErPHB1ZX
— Peter Moylan (@PeterMoylan) February 28, 2019
Congrats 🎉🎊🍾 @Bharper3407
— Alex Bregman (@ABREG_1) February 28, 2019
After signing Bryce Harper, the Phillies are actually 12-1 to win the World Collection and 6-1 to win the Nationwide League.
Solely the Dodgers have higher odds amongst NL groups. pic.twitter.com/50hsQvuGo7
— ESPN Stats & Information (@ESPNStatsInfo) February 28, 2019
Suppose Bryce Harper’s new contract with the Phillies is simply too lengthy? When it expires after the 2031 season, the New York Mets will nonetheless be paying Bobby Bonilla for an additional 4 years.
— Dan Mullen (@DanMullen_ESPN) February 28, 2019