Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper hit his 300th career home run on a go-ahead blast against the Los Angeles Angels in the eighth inning Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know:
Harper became the 12th active player to reach 300 home runs, joining Nolan Arenado, Manny Machado, J.D. Martinez and Freddie Freeman as hitters to reach the mark this season.
With the blast, the 30-year-old Harper tied Phillies legend Chuck Klein for 157th all-time.
The homer marked Harper’s 15th of the season and 116th in a Phillies uniform.
Philadelphia went on to lose Wednesday’s game…