Roy Halladay is pretty much the best at most things, including baseball, piloting, cars and twitter. His Twitter account, @RoyHalladay, is one of the absolute must-follows for any baseball fan.
Submitted for your approval, the 20 best tweets by the man himself, and, though numbered, in no particular order.
1. One of the best parts of Halladay's tenure in Philadelphia was the internet phenomenon ZooWithRoy. I don't know if they ever went to the Zoo, but greatness witnesses greatness.
Don't get me wrong still like zoo's! But I prefer penguins! pic.twitter.com/xtdT2P9qTd— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 28, 2014
2. Say what you will about Jeff Loria, this alone earns him a mountain of respect. The book isn't bad either.
Real story, marlins Owner gave me the rubber from the P.G. 5-29! I ask for home to give Chooch. He agreed if I was in a book his wife wrote!— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 27, 2014
3. Never touch a man's drum set.
Somebody touched my drum set!! I told you not to touch my drum set!!! I know you touched my drum set!!!!!!! pic.twitter.com/BqerW3pp4I— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 14, 2014
4. How awesome is this?
So happy for my favorite baseball player! All he's gone thru & overcome its amazing! Teammate I most admire and respect! Congrats UTT!! #26— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 13, 2014
5. Roy, your man card is for life, but this is an awesome collection.
This post is purely to get my man card back after back to back dog posts! Washed my cars few days ago an ate steak! pic.twitter.com/dtzuHJkpvg— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) June 17, 2014
6. This is wonderful.
7-15. These are the nine best tweets ever. Read them all.
I struggle writing this due to the privacy of a man of integrity and the definition of a baseball player. In the video room in the stadium..— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
You will find a row of heart and hustle trophies with chases name. Not because somebody chose to display them but rather a junk drawer...— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
Of sorts for a man who although appreciates the honor plays the game for all the right reasons! Not to be seen or heard or for attention..— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
No look at me see how or any of the me first mentality taking over all parts of baseball sports ect. One of my greatest honors was putting..— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
My heart and hustle trophy along side the definition of the award— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
Their must be one on every team I seen two in my life Scott Rolen and most of all Chase Utley! The award has lost meaning its normally....— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
Given to the guy having the best year. But if you could somehow measure that in a man chase is run away from the pack! What's really sad...— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
Is some our busy patting them selves on the back and missing what a true baseball player is! I kid you not when he talked to me ....— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
On the field I got goose bumps every time! Please encourage your friends, family, most of all your kids to be like chase! #26&chooch!— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) July 22, 2014
16. Eat it, Cardinals' fans.
From my 1st day wear'n a Phills uniform to my last, Was a amazing experience!!! Enjoy the game! Best fans on earth!! pic.twitter.com/I8EWj9GOUb— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) April 8, 2014
17. Roy does have a thing for Chase, but who can blame him?
18. I'd totally go to the Zoo with Kyle Kendrick.
Big at-a-boy to KK38. Doesn't get much respect in Philly but I'm a big fan!! Works his but off, all com'n together! Zoo with Kyle? Zwk......— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) April 3, 2014
19. Is it too late for me to be on a Little League team with Roy's kid?
I ask to throw out the first pitch again today at my boys game. They told me to get lost and go sit on the bleachers! pic.twitter.com/2kRcufT4Ae— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) April 5, 2014
20. Even his goofy tweets are adorable. Roy, you're the best.
Hey everybody. Thanks for following. I had to retire before I had time for social media! Please be patient while I figure this out!— Roy Halladay (@RoyHalladay) March 11, 2014
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