Justin Upton had a great April, but Harper was better.
Upton was named the NL player of the month for April
MLB got it wrong.
Upton led the NL in Homers and the homer heavy weighted SLG%
Bryce had better numbers in BB/K, AVG, OBP, OPS, and wOBA
By every other measure than the long ball Harper was better
- Happy Bryce Harper Day (halfstreetheartattack.com)
- Joey Votto Loves Bryce Harper’s Moxie (halfstreetheartattack.com)
- Did Justin Upton Have the Best April in Atlanta Braves History? (bleacherreport.com)
- Justin Upton hasn’t proven the naysayers wrong just yet (hardballtalk.nbcsports.com)
- MLB’s All-April Team, Position by Position (bleacherreport.com)