Bryce Harper may have gone 3-3 on his Phillies debut on Thursday, but the 26-year-old racquet still found a way to instantly catch on with his new fans in Philadelphia: through sporty cleats that mirror the similarity of the Philadelphia Team beloved teams wear mascot, the Philly Phanatic.
Harper, a generation talent, signed a record-breaking 13-year contract for $ 330 million with this team earlier this month.
His new hometown fans wasted no time in provoking himself and gave him a stand ovation before he even conquered the field and rushed wildly when he stormed the right field for the first time.
The really amazing kicks were just the icing on the cake, an expert who thrilled fans who already had a lot of enthusiasm The former Washington Nationals star ̵
In fact, Harper was photographed with a photo T-shirt with homage to Pulp Fiction with Gritty – the mascot of Philadelphia Flyers that debuted last year – and the Phanatic in lieu of John Travolta before the opening day on Thursday and Samuel L. Jackson. Gritty seemed to approve the shirt: "BIG MOOD," the bearded, wild-eyed madman tweeted.
While Harper made his run on his Phillies debut on Thursday, he failed to score and struck twice. Nevertheless, his shoes were good and enthusiastic fans and non-fans alike – although he had clearly not beaten well with the fans of Nats.
The Phillies defeated the Atlanta Braves on Thursday 10-4.