And not at A ball. Harris has been ordered to start serving his five-year military commitment. Harris will first report to the amphibious ship Ponce in Norfolk.
"He will report to his ship as ordered," Cmdr. Jeff Davis, a Navy spokesman, told The Associated Press.
"Bottom line is, we're a nation at war and as a nation at war we believe it is inappropriate for Navy and Marine Corps personnel to be released from service obligation to play sports at a time other sailors and Marines are carrying out their service obligations," Davis said.
According to Baseball-Reference.com, there has been only one Annapolis grad to play in the majors. Nemo Gaines pitched in four games for Washington in 1921.