Towards the end of the 2013 season, after watching Roy Halladay last just 1/3 of an inning in what would be his final start of the year, Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. still was optimistic that there would be way that the pitcher would return to the team for the 2014 season.
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