Bryce Harper 2016.

The Washington Nationals slugger traded in his uniform cap for a “Make Baseball Fun Again” hat after the team’s 4-3 Opening Day win over the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on Monday, addressing the media in his Donald Trump-inspired piece of headwear.

But the statement the reigning National League MVP makes with his version is more than just topical. It embodies his not-so-secret take from his ESPN The Magazine interview on the “tired” game of Major League Baseball and its strict limitations on celebrations.


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