Roy Halladay was made for this moment

Phillies ace wanted this opportunity and rose to occasion with no-hitter in Game 1

Updated: October 7, 2010, 11:48 AM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Stuff happens in sports that has no business happening in real life. And on a magical Wednesday in October, in a ballpark jammed with 46,411 euphoric witnesses, the impossible came true one more time.

Maybe some day -- maybe in a month, maybe in a year, maybe in half a century or so -- Roy Halladay will come to understand what he did Wednesday on a baseball field in Philadelphia.

To say he made history doesn't do this justice. To say he pitched the second postseason ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?