Bryce Harper Is Back, Just in Time to Take On the October Demons

Harper had missed 42 games after slipping on the first-base bag in a game on Aug. 12 and ending up on the ground, writhing in pain. He was putting up Most Valuable Player Award numbers for the second time in three seasons when he went down, and the diagnosis was a bone bruise in his left knee along with a strained calf and a good deal of uncertainty as to when he would return and what shape he would be in when he did.

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