Report: Nats' Harper out until July with bad thumbWashington Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper slides into third with a three RBI triple during the third inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Friday, April 25, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
After sliding in head first on his bases-loaded triple in the third, Harper could be seen flexing his left wrist. Nate McLouth replaced him to start the fifth inning. The Nationals led 6-0.
There was no immediate announcement regarding whether or not Harper had suffered an injury.
Harper had an RBI-single in the first and drove in a career-high four runs.