The Phillies began the day three games behind the Chicago Cubs for the second NL wild-card spot. Harper hasn't played since being hit by a fastball from Mets lefty Steven Matz on Friday night. X-rays were negative.
Harper is hitting .254 with 30 homers, 100 RBIs and an .869 OPS, including 12 homers and a .965 OPS in 30 games since Aug. 1.
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