Bryce Harper’s #three Philadelphia Phillies jersey is the most well liked merchandise within the sports activities world proper now. According to Fanatics (H/T ESPN), Harper’s new Phillies jersey set an organization file by turning into the highest on-line vendor, throughout all sports activities, throughout the first 48 hours after it launched.
Fanatics studies that the earlier file belonged to LeBron James’ Los Angeles Lakers jersey. The subsequent best-selling jerseys had been those that the New York Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton, Chicago Bears’ Khalil Mack and San Francisco 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo.
Harper’s Phillies jersey first grew to become accessible to the general public at 2:10pm ET this previous Saturday, simply moments after the star outfielder was formally launched as a member of the Phils.
Harper, who wore #34 throughout his stint with the Washington Nationals, inked a 13-year $330 million contract with Philadelphia, which marks the richest deal in North American sports activities historical past.
During his introductory press convention, Harper mentioned he modified numbers as a result of he feels Hall of Famer Roy Halladay, who died in a airplane crash in 2017, needs to be the final to put on #34.
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