His family and a few friends will return to Dodger Stadium this week as well, the location just a four-hour drive from Harper’s home in Las Vegas. His team has a chance to re-take first place in the National League East against the talent-laden Dodgers, who have gotten off to a rough start.
“I’m really going to try to meet [Scully] this year,” Harper said. “I wanted to meet him and I never did. I really want to get a picture with him.”