Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/15/12

The Philadelphia Phillies made official on Sunday what had been suspected on Saturday - that Roy Halladay will be their starting pitcher on Tuesday against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.

Halladay has been on the disabled list since May 28 with a right lat strain and has not pitched since May 27.

Halladay, 35, made a rehab start on Thursday with the Class A Fort Myers Miracle. He allowed one earned run and three hits in three innings of work.

He threw 28 pitches in a bullpen session on Saturday, and said afterward he felt fine, leading to speculation that his return was imminent.

A two-time Cy Young winner, Halladay is just 4-5 with a 3.98 ERA in 11 starts this season.

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