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Video: Kris Bryant hits first career grand slam off position player David Murphy

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What happens when a position player taking the mound in a blowout pitches to one of the best power-hitting prospects of the past decade?

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant hit his first career grand slam off Indians outfielder David Murphy, that’s what.

Bryant surprisingly had zero homers in his first 20 games, but since homering for the first time on May 9 he’s hit .311 with eight homers and a .961 OPS in 35 games. Overall he has an .886 OPS in 55 games, which would be the ninth-best OPS in baseball history for a 23-year-old third baseman and the best since Evan Longoria in 2009.