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Who will debut first: Arenado or Harper?

Harper and Arenado at the Futures Game last year.

The Washington Nationals surprised some when the club optioned outfielder Bryce Harper, 19, to minor league camp. It's in the club's best interest to keep Harper in the minor leagues longer to keep his service time down, but sending him down this early shows that they believe he isn't ready yet. Rockies Nolan Arenado, 20, is also likely to get the call to the show this year, but who first?

Arenado is a much different case compared to Harper. I didn't have to talk to any scouts to figure that one out. For starters, Arenado turns 21 in April, which makes him a year and a half older than Harper and scouts still believe Harper will beat Arenado to the big leagues. He beat him to Double-A, where Arenado has never played and Harper hit .256/.329/.395 in 37 games with Harrisburg.  Of... Recommended Stories

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