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

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Nationals proper fielder Bryce Harper was on his solution to one other double in a recreation towards the Rays Wednesday, however there was just one factor slowing him down. 

His own helmet prevented him from getting from first base to second as he tried to stretch a base hit right into a double. About midway to second, Harper’s helmet flew off and he tripped. 

He took a reasonably epic dive as he scrambled to get to the bottom, and was initially dominated protected. The decision was reviewed and ultimately reversed as he was referred to as out at second.

Even with the out, Washington went on to win eleven-2.