Reid might have cemented his fanboy status on Tuesday, but he had already established his opinion of Harper.
Reid, a baseball fan, met Harper in May, tweeting about it at the time. Harper also hails from Las Vegas, a point of pride for Reid.
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Shirts emblazoned with Harper’s response have already hit the streets of Nationals’s hometown Washington, and with Reid’s endorsement, the catch phrase likely has just caught fire.