"I hope so. That's definitely in my head," Harper said of a return goal. "That's what I want to do. That's where I want to be. But it takes time."
Bryce Harper takes next step in recovery from knee injury →
"If we play Chicago, I might be facing Jon Lester for my first at-bat in six weeks," Harper said. "That's a tough task. It's going to take some time. Hopefully I can get back and get going a little sooner than later."
Bryce Harper puts on a show in batting practice →