Bryce Harper Deletes Twitter Account

Wednesday February 29th, 2012

Baseball’s top prospect, Bryce Harper, has deleted his Twitter account, according to Mark Zuckerman of CSN Washington.

"I just wanted to," Harper told Zuckerman. "I was done."

The Nationals’ public relations staff had given the team a lecture on the responsibility of having social media accounts several days ago. The team even brought in a consultant to advise the players on how to handle both social and mainstream media, according to Zuckerman.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.