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Bryce Harper a future Yankee? Dodgers may have something to say about that

Bryce Harper a future Yankee? Dodgers may have something to say about that

The last few years have not been kind to fans of the New York Yankees, at least not to the ones conditioned to believe every great young player is destined to be seduced by the Yankees' wallets, er, tradition. Clayton Kershaw shrugged off free agency and stayed with the Dodgers. Mike Trout did the same with the Angels. So did Buster Posey with the San Francisco Giants, Felix Hernandez with the Seattle Mariners and Giancarlo Stanton with the Miami Marlins. Bryce Harper showed up at Yankee Stadium last week, and the faithful showered him with chants. "FU-TURE YAN-KEE" was one. So was "2019," in reference to the first year he could play for the Yankees, or any other...

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