Roy Halladay


Zack Wheeler becomes first Phillie since Roy Halladay to do this

Zack Wheeler continued what’s been a dominant start to 2021 Sunday, striking out 12 and allowing just one run in 7 1/3 innings against the Boston Red Sox, a game that the Phillies would win 6-2. On the season, Wheeler is now 4-2 with a 2.38 ERA, 2.56 FIP and...
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Jonathan Papelbon remembers late Hall of Famer Roy Halladay

“Ambassador,” “Hall of Famer,” and the “hardest worker” were all words Philadelphia Phillies franchise saves leader Jonathan Papelbon used to describe his late former teammate Roy Halladay in a recent interview with “We became really good friends. We fished every spring training,” Papelbon said. “Me and him shared [nearby]...
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Blue Jays honor Roy Halladay ahead of series with Phillies

Legendary Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roy Halladay would have turned 44 on Friday — the same day the two teams fittingly will kick off a three game interleague series against each other in Dunedin, Florida. As the Phillies plan to soon retire Halladay’s No. 34 — joining...

Roy Halladay namesake for Toronto's first accessible baseball diamond

Just what the ‘Doc’ ordered. Toronto’s first completely accessible baseball diamond will be named for late Toronto Blue Jay Roy Halladay, an honour befitting the pitcher’s love of helping kids in need. “I know Roy would be ecstatic,” Halladay’s widow Brandy told Sportsnet. “Roy didn’t like to be praised for...