Don't make me get all bottom of the fourth on your ass.. Apr 11, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay (34) during the third inning against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies defeated the Marlins 7-1. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE
ROY HALLADAY MANIA!!
Jeez, just about everything was Halladay related.
Carson Cistulli at fangraphs explains to you nerds why Halladay goes deep into games, and he uses nerd words to do it! If you only read one article this AM cover to cover, this is the one.
If all we do is comment about Murph's faux hawk today I will consider this first daily links for me a rousing success.
Good Todd. I was getting concerned that people were getting concerned...
The only stuff I could find not related to Roy Halladay
sanchez joke here.
Raj: Ed? Google if we can trade draft picks at the deadline.
Ed: We can't
Raj: You sure? Google it.
Ed: We can't
Raj: Do the Chrome thing! Its faster!
Seriously. He can do THAT from centerfield, but he couldn't throw a strike?
I'm now reminded of this fascinating Pat Jordan piece from the NY Times on Ankiel from back in 2001. Its a long read, but worth it. Especially 10 years later...
When the Mets said they were going to acknowledge you, it set off a firestorm in New York.
"I got an email. It was from a guy that calls himself 'Barstool.' It had made the rounds through some of my friends. And it finally got back to me. And it was colorful, let's put it that way. He let everybody know what he thought. I thought it was kind of funny."
Before you ask, No, I am not Barstool, and Yes, he is my idol.