WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with four-time All-Star outfielder Bryce Harper on a contract for the 2018 season.
Harper will make $21.625 million next season, as first reported by FanRag Sports. He can still be a free agent after the 2018 season, but agreeing to this contract early shows that the sides are talking.
Harper is making $13.63 million this year.
The 24-year-old was the unanimous National League MVP in 2015. He is hitting .372 with 10 home runs and 29 RBIs in 31 games this season.
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