After months of speculation, Bryce Harper has finally signed with the Philadelphia Phillies, to the tune of 13 years and $330 million—the most total money for a contract in MLB history. We give our immediate reactions to the length of the contract, the backlash, the Phillies’ team-building strategy, and more.
Bryce Harper to the Phillies Emergency Podcast
The former Nationals slugger is headed to Philadelphia with $330 million on hand
Bill Simmons and Van Lathan try to make it home before Thanksgiving so they can rewatch John Hughes’s ‘Planes, Trains, and Automobiles,’ starring Steve Martin and John Candy
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Steve and Paul hand out their favorite bets for USA-Iran and break down England-Wales
What ‘Strange World’ and ‘Glass Onion’ Can Tell Us About the Goals of Streaming Companies Right Now. Plus, ‘The White Lotus’ S2E5.
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