Bryce Harper’s brother, Bryan, to pitch for Lancaster Barnstormers

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 22: Bryan Harper #89 poses during Photo Day on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the Ballpark of Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Michael Ivins/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– Another Harper will be playing in Pennsylvania.

Bryan Harper, Bryce’s older brother and a left-handed relief pitcher, has signed a contract with the Lancaster Barnstormers for the 2019 season.

Harper, 29, signed with the Washington Nationals organization in 2011 out of the University of South Carolina.

He spent a portion of all four seasons at Harrisburg with the Senators before peaking at Class AAA Syracuse in 2016.

Last year, Harper made 44 appearances with the Senators and was 3-1 with 4 saves and a 3.69 ERA.

He has a career 3.66 ERA in 212 relief appearances.

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