Bryce Harper’s fancy eye black patterns were once a standard part of Bryce Harper stories, like when Jeff Passan called it “a decorative attention magnet.”
Harper lost the Ultimate Warrior look when he joined the Nats, but he still applied the stuff, even using sunglasses as a mirror while in the dugout to do the job properly.
And so here is the eye black that took the field for the Nats over the weekend. It’s kind of boring. But it’s definitely still there, and still black.
(First blogged about by Nats Enquirer.)