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    Vernon Davis surprised Alex Walter, an ardent Denver Broncos fan who is undergoing cancer treatment in Palo Alto, with Super Bowl tickets on the eve of the big game. (Published Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016)

    The Washington Nationals had quite the day running the bases Sunday in their 4-1 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, but before Adam LaRoche and Jayson Werth rewrote "Baserunning For Dummies," Bryce Harper was the butt of the joke.

    Gotta love Harper's hustle, but I love him falling just a little bit more on this play.

    First base isn't the only place that Harper is slipping; in August, Harper is 18-for-85 (.212) with three home runs and eight RBIs. His struggles at the plate apparently led to the teenager throwing a temper tantrum after being removed from Sunday's game.

    Kids.


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