Pitchers Are Trying To Fool Bryce Harper With Changeups, And They Are Failing

The 20-year-old phenom is smashing baseballs with ease, and advanced stats show a pattern behind the carnage.

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One explanation? It could be that Harper is seeing more change-ups this season — 17.4 percent of all pitches, compared to 12.3 percent — so he's ahead of more pitches and pulling them often.

But so far, at least through eight games, everything's coming up Harper.

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