On May 6, 2012 — After being deliberately drilled by a first-inning pitch thrown by Cole Hamels, 19 year-old National rookie sensation Bryce Harper gets even by swiping home plate when the Phillies starter is too casual trying to pick off a runner off first base. The Philadelphia left-hander, who admits his intention to hit the freshman right fielder, is suspended for five games for the incident, and Washington’s general manager Mike Rizzo is fined for his incendiary comment when he labels Hamels as “gutless” for throwing at his player.

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