Manager Davey Johnson believes Harper is getting better as an outfielder, but there is still some work to be done. Harper still has to get better at throwing to the cutoff man. He has a tendency to try and throw a strike to the base.
"His improvement has come along better," Johnson said. "He is getting closer to hitting the cutoff man. He ain't hitting them yet, but he is getting closer. But all the other aspects have improved since he has been out there. ... I think he is getting more comfortable."