Bryce Harper wants to play seven or eight rehab games, but Thursday his swing looked ready in batting practice.
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With 11 2/3 innings pitched, reliever is top choice with runners in scoring position.
The left-handed starter allowed four runs over five innings, but said his shoulder felt good in his first start back.