Found October 08, 2011 on
The St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Phillies were a hit on TV. St. Louis' 1-0 victory over Philadelphia in Game 5 of the NL division series Friday night received a 5.1 rating and was seen by 8,389,000 viewers on TBS, a National League record for first-round games on cable. The Arizona Diamondbacks at Milwaukee Brewers game that started at 5:07 p.m.
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Roy Halladay was exceptional in 2011.Yeah, it’s just a sport, but baseball gets many people through the day, week, month, and more. Often times, we get wrapped up so deep in the twists and turns of a season, that we may fail to really understand what we’re seeing.When it comes to the Phillies, we’ve become spoiled into thinking they SHOULD be the World Series champions. High...
For six months, it seemed impossible that the Phillies season could end this way. Behind the arms of their four aces, the acquisition of Hunter Pence and the complete domination of the rest of the National League, this team was destined for the World Series. It just had to happen. Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, Cole Hamels--these men deserved to pitch again on the greatest stage in baseball...
Despite pitching another gem in the playoffs, Roy Halladay was left to stomach the stinging reality that the run he allowed in the first inning turned out to be the difference in Friday's season-ending 1-0 loss to the Cardinals.
PHOTO APThe Phillies have announced the following injury updates:· First baseman Ryan Howard’s MRI revealed a rupture of the left Achilles tendon. He cannot have surgery until the swelling resolves and it has not been determined who will perform the surgery. Recovery time won’t be known until after the surgery is complete and there is no guarantee he will be ready...
Chris Carpenter tossed a three-hitter to outpitch old pal Roy Halladay in a duel for the ages and the St. Louis Cardinals edged the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Friday night in the deciding Game 5 of their NL playoff series.