Found April 09, 2013 on Phillies Nation:
Last night, Roy Oswalt posted some interesting tweets in the midst of a terrible showing by Roy Halladay during the Phillies 7-2 loss to the Mets: Just a update , I haven’t felt this good since 2010 , — Roy Oswalt’s Website (@royoswalt44net) April 9, 2013   I would love to come back to Philly , loved my time there , amazing fans — Roy Oswalt’s Website (@royoswalt44net) April 9, 2013   Lets clear the air ,I was asked by a Philly fan if I would come back to Philly , I answered that question, it had nothing to do with doc — Roy Oswalt’s Website (@royoswalt44net) April 9, 2013   As a friend and fan of Halladay , and with a track record as long as his , don’t count him out after 2 starts — Roy Oswalt’s Website (@royoswalt44net) April 9, 2013 Interesting comments from the former Phillie, and especially interesting timing. For almost a year, the twitter account went without a tweet. That changed in a big way. I spoke with his agent Bob Garber through email today, and he said that the tweet...
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