Star outfielder for the Washington Nationals Bryce Harper never shies away from getting his message across about how he thinks baseball should be played, and when given the opportunity to talk to a group of little leaguers on Saturday, Harper let them know exactly what mentality you need to have to get to his level. According to Harper, participation trophies are not included:
— Scott Abraham (@ScottABC7) May 27, 2017
HUGE props to Harper here. With the PC/pampering/participation trophy society we are currently living in, Harper is letting the kids know exactly what they need to hear. You’re not gonna get anywhere in life thinking participation trophies are gonna be comin your way all the time, first place only folks.