Watch: Nationals’ Bryce Harper trips over own helmet, gets thrown out at second

Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was on his way to another double in a game against the Rays Wednesday, but there was only one thing slowing him down.
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His own helmet prevented him from getting from first base to second as he tried to stretch a base hit into a double. About halfway to second, Harper’s helmet flew off and he tripped.

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After a confusingly rough start to the season, which included injuries to Justin Turner and Corey Seager, the Dodgers have now won 15 of their last 20 games after edging the Pirates 8-7 Thursday.

Cody Bellinger homered in his third straight game, finishing 3 for 4 with a home run (11), two runs scored, two RBIs and a walk. Though batting just.237 this season, last year’s NL Rookie of the Year has shown signs of life this week.

Outfielder Joc Pederson is also starting to find his rhythm. He went 3 for 5 with three runs scored, two home runs and three RBIs in the win. He now has six home runs this year with five of them coming in June.

This Dodgers-Pirates series produced a ton of runs. The Dodgers got things started with a 5-0 win, but Pittsburgh countered with an 11-9 win Wednesday. The two teams then scored 15 more runs Thursday.

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