Bryce Harper is the top hitting prospect in baseball right now, and tonight he will get his chance to shine while batting second and playing left field for the U.S. team in the 2011 XM All-Star Futures game. And, in what should not be a surprise to anyone, Harper is a popular guy at Chase Field tonight. Two photos to perhaps hammer that point home a bit?
Via @oriolepost comes a shot of Harper being mobbed for autographs before the game:
Via @MatthewHLeach we find out there is a large quantity of Harper Futures Game jerseys in the Diamondbacks team store: