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Down But Not Out – Phillies Show Resiliency After Harper Injury

Bryce Harper’s nervous system only allowed him 75 milliseconds to process Blake Snell’s 97-mph fastball. Even for the best hitter on the planet, 75 milliseconds wasn’t nearly enough. In an instant, the Great Oak fell – struck down by Snell’s errant heater to the left-thumb and with him, the cautious optimism that had been building around this Phillies ballclub. Harper, it turns out, was human after all. The magic that hung in the night sky above Petco Park was sucked out of the air, the wind taken out of this streaky club’s sails, and their uphill path to contention – to relevance – made even steeper. In baseball, 400 milliseconds is all it takes to bring a six-month long season to its knees. Some game.
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