Posted September 24, 2013 on AP on Fox
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It has been a very difficult season for two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay and now it's over. Halladay's turbulent season came to an end Monday night against the Miami Marlins as he lasted just three batters in a 4-0 loss. Halladay (4-5) left the game with right arm fatigue after walking two of the first three batters he faced. He threw five strikes in 16 pitches before manager Ryne Sandberg visited the mound and removed Halladay. ''Really the last few starts I just haven't been getting that bounce back in between,'' Halladay said. ''I have zero pain which is good, but talking to the doctor he said I just need rest.'' Sandberg was on alert during the first batter Halladay faced as he walked Donovan Solano on four pitches. ''It was evident right away with his velocity and just wanted to see if he would bounce back or not,'' Sandberg said. ''Just a classic dead arm situation.'' Halladay, who had...
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