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Matchup to watch: Pujols vs. Halladay

Players name other pitchers besides Jays ace, but no hitter other than Cards slugger

Originally Published: June 19, 2009
By Tim Kurkjian | ESPN The Magazine

This weekend, like every weekend in the major leagues, will feature great batter-pitcher matchups, confrontations that define the one-on-one nature of the game.

We'll see Roy Oswalt against Joe Mauer, Johan Santana versus Evan Longoria, Cliff Lee versus Derrek Lee, Josh Beckett versus Chipper Jones and anyone against Albert Pujols; Sunday, Gil Meche gets him.

So we asked 10 current players, and one former player, to name the best batter-pitcher matchup in the game, the one ...

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