Roy Halladay has pitched into the ninth inning six times this season, and not all have gone smoothly.
He has allowed 12 hits in those six innings and has an ERA of 7.74. That is in direct contrast to last season, when he allowed just four hits and one earned run in nine trips into the ninth.
His 2011 ninth-inning performances along with his 2010 ninth-inning totals:
|April 13||at Nationals||Up 3-0||1.0||4||2||2||0||3|
|April 24||at Padres||Up 3-0||0.2||3||1||1||0||0|
|April 30||Mets||Up 2-1||1.0||0||0||0||1||1|
|June 26||Athletics||Up 3-1||1.0||1||0||0||0||0|
|July 2||at Blue Jays||Up 5-3||1.0||1||0||0||0||1|
|Aug. 16||Diamondbacks||Up 2-1||1.0||3||2||2||1||2|
|2011 Totals||(ERA: 7.74)||5.2||12||5||5||2||7|
|2010 Totals||(ERA: 1.00)||9.0||4||1||1||1||7|