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Harper out of lineup with knee contusion

Harper out of lineup with knee contusion

MLB.com yahoo.com Updated 2 hours ago
Bryce Harper is not in the Nationals lineup for Tuesday's game against the Phillies, a day after being hit in the knee by a fastball from Jeremy Hellickson that would eventually force him out of Monday's game.
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