A quick look at the life and career of former Phillies star Roy Halladay:
Born: May 14, 1977.
Died: Nov. 7, 2017 (age 40).
Drafted: First round, 17th overall, in 1995 by Toronto.
Family: Wife Brandy, sons Ryan and Braden.
Major league career: Toronto Blue Jays, 1998-2009; Phillies, 2010-13.
Awards and achievements
*Won the Cy Young Award twice (2003 with Toronto, 2010 with the Phillies).
*Is one of five pitchers to win a Cy Young Award in each league (Gaylord Perry, Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, Roger Clemens are the others; Clemens is the only one of the previous four not in the Hall of Fame).
*Pitched a no-hitter for the Phillies in the 2010 National League Division Series against Cincinnati; one of two postseason no-hitters in baseball history (Don Larsen, 1956). It also was the first postseason appearance for Halladay, who was in his 13th season.
*Earlier that year, Halladay pitched a perfect game against the Florida Marlins in Miami on May 29, 2010.
*Called Carlos Ruiz the greatest catcher he’d ever had.
*Went 203-105 in his 16 seasons with a 3.38 ERA.
*Won at least 20 games three times (2003, 2008, 2010)
*His first year of Hall of Fame eligibility is 2019.
*Known for his extreme workout routines and his laser-sharp focus on gamedays.
REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS
All with Phillies
|2010 vs. Reds||9||0||0||0||1||8||0||W||Phils, 4-0|
|2010 vs. Giants||7||8||4||4||0||7||2||L||Giants, 4-3|
|2011 at Giants||6||6||2||2||2||5||0||W||Phils, 4-2|
|2011 vs. Cardinals||8||3||3||3||1||8||1||W||Phils, 11-6|
|2011 vs. Cardinals||8||6||1||1||1||7||0||L||Cardinals, 1-0|