Few would dispute, after watching him in big-league camp for one month, that Bryce Harper wasn't ready to make the Nationals' Opening Day roster.
It's a rare event indeed when the visiting lineup at a spring training game features more regulars than the home lineup.
We're smack dab in the middle of that nebulous period of spring training.
If Bryce Harper can't play for the New York Yankees, at the very least he wants to play against the New York Yankees.
More and more good news on the injury front from Viera: Michael Morse emerged from his first game back from a lat strain feeling strong, so he's in the lineup again tonight serving as DH.