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Harvey knows what Fish's Fernandez is dealing with

There was a lot of fuss when Matt Harvey reached out to Roy Halladay for advice regarding his ensuing Tommy John surgery.

The Evolution of Relief Pitching - Chapter 37

When Roy Halladay retired, for a while at least, the COMPLETE GAME was eulogized and I wrote about that. You know, it's a new era and starters aren't expected to finish what they started and... well, like this: Baseball people today agree that complete games are things of the past. Show More Summary

Grading Toronto Blue Jays on the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

As the 2013 winter meetings come to a close, it is time to see how the Toronto Blue Jays fared this year. In past years, general manager Alex Anthopoulos has made various big moves, including trading away Roy Halladay and the blockbuster that transformed the team last year. The winter meetings are hit-or-miss when it comes to player movement. Show More Summary

Ranking Roy Halladay Among Top 10 MLB Starting Pitchers of the Last 20 Years

The first day of the winter meetings brought very little in the way of transactions, but it did see one of the greatest pitchers in recent memory call it a career when Roy Halladay signed a one-day contract with the Blue Jays and announced...Show More Summary

Roy Halladay's Good Overwhelmed His Bad and Ugly as a Philadelphia Phillie

As ESPN reported on December 9, Roy Halladay retired as a Toronto Blue Jay, but for most Phillies fans and many baseball fans, the truly indelible masterpieces he created came in Phillies' colors. Of course, so did some of his most disappointing...Show More Summary

Roy Halladay Will Be a Blue Jay Again…for One Day Only

7 months agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

A one-day retirement contract is going to make the pitcher a Blue Jay once more. Roy Halladay wants to leave baseball a Blue Jay. The pitcher played with the Blue Jays for 12 seasons before he was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in time for the 2010 season. Show More Summary

MLB Winter Meetings 2013: Analyzing All the Hottest Rumors of Day 1

Day one of the winter meetings is off to an uneventful start, with Garrett Jones' two-year deal with the Miami Marlins, Felipe Paulino's one-year deal with the Chicago White Sox and Roy Halladay's retirement announcement the biggestShow More Summary

With Roy Halladay gone, complete games take another big hit

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Flo. -- Today at baseball's Winter Meetings, Roy Halladay retired. As a Toronto Blue Jay with a one-day contract. I was sitting next to the force of nature we call Jonah Keri, and he wondered about the mechanics of a one-day contract. Show More Summary

The three lessons of Roy Halladay

Perennial Cy Young contender taught us some important things about pitchers in his 15-year career. On Opening Day, 2012, Roy Halladay threw eight shutout innings, allowing two hits and no walks. He did this because he was Roy Halladay, scourge of opposing baseball teams. Show More Summary

Sad Chart Shows Exactly Why Roy Halladay Is Retiring Just 3 Years After Winning The Cy Young Award

Roy Halladay will sign a 1-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays and retire from baseball according to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com. Halladay was one of the best pitchers of the last decade and the move comes as a surprise to many as Halladay is just 36 years old and three years removed from winning the National League Cy Young Award. Show More Summary

Blue Jay’s Roy Halladay Retires After 16 Seasons in Major League Baseball

After 16 seasons in the major leagues, pitcher Roy Halladay retired on Monday. He announced the retirement at a news conference Monday after signing a one-day contract so he could hang up his hat as a member of the Toronto Blue Jays....Show More Summary

With Leather’s Watch This: Celebrate Roy Halladay’s Career By Watching His Perfect Game

7 months agoSports : With Leather

Free agent ace Roy Halladay announced his retirement today at the age of 36, as he signed a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays so he could end his stellar career with the team that he began it with. Halladay ends his careerShow More Summary

Roy Halladay Retires From Baseball

Ace MLB pitcher Roy Halladay is retiring. Halladay, 36, who is a free agent, signed a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays today so he could retire with his original team that drafted him out of high school. The Blue Jays observed that “Roy is one of the most professional and dominant pitchers of... Show More Summary

Breaking Down Roy Halladay's Hall of Fame Case

Major League Baseball's winter meetings are a time for rumors, free-agent contracts, trades, Hall of Fame announcements and ground-breaking baseball news. On Monday morning, the sport was treated to a major announcement about a pitcher who was once a big piece of the winter-meetings bonanza. Show More Summary

Roy Halladay Retires with Toronto Blue Jays

Two-time Cy Young winner Roy Halladay will sign a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays and retire with the franchise where his 16-year career began back in 1998. The Blue Jays confirmed the news on the team's Twitter account: The...Show More Summary

MLB Free-Agent Spotlight: Roy Halladay

The free-agent market isn ’t always a kind place to looming stars. Sometimes the team willing to overpay and the general manager smitten with past accolades just aren ’t there. Such is the plight of Roy Halladay, a past Cy Young winner...Show More Summary

This Day In Sports History (November 11th) — Roy Halladay

8 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

It was on this day in 2003 that Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Roy Halladay was named the American League Cy Young award winner.  Halladay was the run-away choice, as he finished with 26 out of a possible 28 first place votes. Roy Halladay led the Major Leagues in several statistical categories including wins (22), […]

Card shop finds - retro uniform images on 2013 Finest cards

I grabbed these 2013 Finest base cards of Roy Halladay, Chris Sale and Adrian Beltre - it is fun for me to be able to flip through a handful of cards from the quarter box and come across random cards that have to stick in my stack even after I've whittled down the number of cards I'm actually going to buy. Show More Summary

What Is Roy Halladay's MLB Legacy If He Never Throws Another Pitch?

It didn't get a lot of attention, but it's entirely possible that we saw the last pitch Roy Halladay will ever throw as a Major League Baseball player on Monday night in Philadelphia's loss against Miami. Halladay was removed after facing just three hitters with what the team has called arm fatigue. Show More Summary

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