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Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland Ignite Memorial Day Brawl

Back in the 2014 National League Division Series, Washington Nationals star slugger Bryce Harper hit two long-distance home runs off of San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland.

Three years later, on Memorial Day 2017, Strickland decided to exact revenge by beaning Harper on his backside. This prompted an on-field fist fight at the mound between Harper and Strickland as benches from both dugouts cleared.

Written by Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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