Harper Hits Hat Trick: 3 Homers Power Phillies Past Reds

April 4, 2024
Harper Hits Hat Trick: 3 Homers Power Phillies Past Reds
  • Bryce Harper ended his early-season slump with a three-home run game, including a grand slam, in the Phillies' 9-4 win over the Reds.

  • Harper's performance featured his 1,000th career run and helped him achieve his 26th career multihomer game.

  • Despite a slow start to the season (0 for 11), Harper's breakout contributes to optimism about his recovery from past injuries.

  • Manager Rob Thomson's decision to keep Harper in the lineup paid off, despite Harper's recent back issues and adverse weather conditions.

  • The Phillies and Harper aim to maintain momentum in the series finale against the Reds, as Harper continues to overcome his injury challenges.

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