Bryce Harper Leaves Phillies' Series Finale Against Padres Because Of Dehydration

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Bryce Harper Leaves Phillies' Series Finale Against Padres Because Of Dehydration
Bryce Harper Leaves Phillies' Series Finale Against Padres Because Of Dehydration

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper left the game against the San Diego Padres after the fifth inning because of dehydration on a muggy Sunday. Manager Gabe Kapler said Harper had blurred vision and received an IV for hydration. “I feel better now,” Harper said after the 3-2 loss. “It's weird. An hour ago, I couldn't see in front of me, kind of.” With a gametime temperature of 90 degrees, Harper was lifted prior to taking the field in the sixth. Harper, who signed a 13-year, $330 million contract with the Phillies in the offseason, has played in 123 of 124 games this season. Harper singled in the fourth inning, pulling up abruptly after rounding first base while

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