But, when Harper hit first base, his left leg slipped on the bag, causing his knee to shoot straight back.
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North Korea responded by detailing a plan to fire ballistic missiles toward the USA territory of Guam, home to US military bases. Trump dialed up the rhetoric early Friday, tweeting that the US military is "locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely".
Harper was unable to put weight on his leg and was carried off the field by his hitting coach and the team trainer. Saturday's game was delayed three hours with more inclement weather and the rain conditions came into play right away.
There has been no update on Harper's injury. The series opener Friday was postponed after a lengthy rain delay to be a part of a day-night doubleheader Sunday. Harper, trying to beat out the throw, landed awkwardly on the base and had to be taken off the field. He played in 105 of Washington's first 113 games.
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic got 17 as part of 28 in all competitions before his campaign was ended early by a knee ligament injury. A When we won our first EPL title in 2005, it finally felt like it was the beginning of a new era of success for the club.
After a down year by his standards in 2016, he is once again among the league's top hitters in 2017, batting.326 with 29 home runs and 87 RBI. He is the anchor of the Nationals' lineup and has led them to a 68-45 mark, best in the NL East.
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The Nasdaq Composite, meanwhile, was facing its worst week since the one ended December 2, which logged a loss of just over 2%. Earlier on Thursday, North Korea revealed a plan to launch ballistic missiles toward a major US military hub in the Pacific.