Tag archive for ‘Roy Halladay’
By Rocco Constantino On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Remembering Former Major Leaguers Who Died in 2017

Daryl Spencer, 88, January 2 After serving two years in the military, Spencer became the everyday shortstop for the New York Giants for two years before they moved to San Francisco.  Between 1956-1960, he was More...

By Rocco Constantino On Saturday, March 26th, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 80-71

71. Roy Halladay NLDS no-hitter When Halladay finally made his postseason debut, he made it count in the most dynamic way possible: he threw a no-hitter.  Pitching Game 1 of the 2010 NLDS, Halladay spun a 4-0 More...

Jim Fregosi
By Jonathan Zweig On Sunday, April 12th, 2015

Hot Starts Are Nice, But Don’t Mean Much

The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays have just wrapped their first week of the season and with a 4-2 record it would appear there is a lot to be excited about. But of course one week does not a season make and there have More...

Jesse Barfield
By Alex Hume On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Jesse Barfield and The Level Of Excellence

I got into a discussion involving the Blue Jays Level of Excellence the other day because I said something that was highly controversial.  I said that Joe Carter did not belong.  This view is something the statistical More...

Matt Harvey
By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
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The Next Great Rotation: New York Mets

Matt Harvey will be leading the Mets rotation for years to come after coming back from Tommy John surgery The New York Mets have been the laughing stock of baseball since their last trip to the post-season followed More...

Alex Anthopoulos
By Clayton Richer On Saturday, December 21st, 2013

The 5 Worst Trades Made By Toronto Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos

As I peer out my window fixated on the ever growing pile of snow that I will soon be forced to shovel,  I find myself pondering the potential acquisitions the Toronto Blue Jays could make to solidify their roster More...

Tomo Ohka
By Clayton Richer On Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Winter Meetings Recap: Toronto Blue Jays

The MLB Winter Meetings have come and gone much to the dismay of  Toronto Blue Jays fans. The Jays were one of the more dormant teams in regard to team altering transactions or signings during their stay in Florida, More...

Roy Halladay
By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Players And Teammates React To Roy Halladay Calling It A Career

  Roy Halladay called it a career earlier today after signing a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. The future Hall of Famer is known as one of the most fierce competitors to ever lace on a pair of spikes. More...

Roy Halladay
By Jasper Scherer On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Roy Halladay Retires As A Blue Jay After 16-Year Career

Two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay retired on Monday after signing a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. Halladay, who spent 12 years as a member of the Blue Jays, will be remembered as a workhorse More...

Roy Halladay
By Brandon Jopko On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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My Greatest Roy Halladay Memories

With the surprising news of Roy (Doc) Halladay’s announcement today that he is retiring from the game of baseball, I wanted to opine my thoughts on his press conference and my favourite memories of him as a player. In More...

Cliff Lee
By Marisa Ingemi On Monday, July 15th, 2013

Philadelphia Phillies: Mid-Season Report Card

Team: Philadelphia Phillies Record: 48-48 (6.5 GB) Biggest Surprise of 1st Half: The biggest surprise of the first half for the Philadelphia Phillies has to be outfielder Domonic Brown. Brown leads the team More...

Roy Halladay
By Daniel Levitt On Sunday, June 9th, 2013

Roy Halladay: One In A Million

As a kid growing up in the UK, you were supposed to be into football. If not, then it was rugby or maybe cricket. I played and followed each of those and have to admit that I did enjoy playing each of them. But More...

Yelich and Ozuna
By Michael Theed On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Youthful Miami Marlins Bringing Excitement to the Team

The first 45 games for the Miami Marlins have gone … well, technically, they’ve gone just as expected. They sit in last place in the National League East with a 13-32 record, 13.5 games behind the More...

Mark Buehrle
By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
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What Are The Toronto Blue Jays Going To Do With Mark Buehrle?

The Toronto Blue Jays acquired veteran pitcher Mark Buehrle as part of the blockbuster offseason deal with the Miami Marlins. Buehrle had been the epitome of consistency and brought a plethora of leadership to More...

By Michael Theed On Monday, May 6th, 2013

Kevin Slowey’s Winless Drought Comes To End

The last time that right-hand starting pitcher Kevin Slowey received a winning decision was on September 18, 2010. At least, that was the case. Slowey finally earned a win today, May 5, 2013, pitching seven scoreless More...

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