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Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run<
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NEW YORK (AP) - This was shear power by Bryce Harper.
In a startling display, the Washington Nationals slugger broke his bat into two pieces, yet still hit a long home run Monday night against the New York Mets.
Harper's bat shattered just above his hands, and the barrel helicoptered into the high, protective netting behind home plate on the first base side ...