Articles Tagged ‘Roy Halladay’

The Conversation: The Mets

This past Monday, the Mets finally pulled the plug, relieving GM Omar Minaya of his duties and declining the 2011 option of Manager Jerry Manuel….



Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to a Cincinnati Reds batter during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia. Hally would go on to toss a no-hitter, only the second time such a feat has been in accomplished in baseball's postseason.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Waxing Poetic On Roy Halladay’s Masterpiece

Doc Halladay’s postseason no-hitter was a transcendent performance, an artistic masterpiece.



Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to a Cincinnati Reds batter during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia. Hally went on to toss a no-no, only the second time in baseball history. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Roy Halladay Throws No-Hitter In Playoffs

For only the second time in the history of baseball, a no-hitter has been thrown in the postseason.



Hot Stove 2009 Preview: New York Mets

In 2009, the New York Mets were the worst baseball organization in the country, compiling the worst combined win-loss record from the minors all the way up to the bigs. As if things couldn’t get worse after the monumental collapses of 2007 and 2008, the Mets need, for the sake of their fans, to restock an organization that is in flux.



Trade Winds: Dealing for Doc

Faced with another 100-loss season in 1964, Mets manager Casey Stengel bemoaned the team’s dearth of talent in his now-familiar eloquence. “See that fellow over there? He’s 20 years old,” Stengel said to a group of reporters. “In 10 years he has a chance to be a star. Now that fellow over there, he’s 20, too. In 10 years he has a chance to be 30.”