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