Bryce Harper Doubles Down On Mike Trout Comments Despite Tampering Claims

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Tampering has been a sore topic within the NBA as of late, however now it seems that Major League Baseball may need their very own case of it on their palms after some feedback made by Bryce Harper. Harper simply signed a 13-year $330 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies and defined that he's already fascinated about the group's future and the way he desires to recruit gamers to the town.

"I can actually put that religion in myself having the ability to say we are the Philadelphia Phillies and we wish everybody who desires to come back to Philly," Harper defined. "If you do not suppose I am gonna name Mike Trout to come back to Philly in 2020, you are loopy."

By calling out Trout by identify, Harper opened a can of worms which led to the MLB having a dialog with the Phillies and Trout's present group the Los Angeles Angels. When requested about his feedback, Harper doubled down saying his opinion hasn't modified.

Bryce Harper Doubles Down On Mike Trout Comments Despite Tampering Claims

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"If I did not imply it, I would not have stated it," he stated based on ESPN.

Trout himself did not appear to be bothered by all the noise. Dubbed by many as one of the best participant in baseball, Trout has stated previously that he loves enjoying for the Angels and that if he had been to go away, it could be for the Phillies.

"Obviously I noticed it," Trout stated. "He's excited. He's enthusiastic about his group. I've no management over what he says."