Blue Jays plan to honor Halladay before 2018 home opener
- Machado rumored to be joining Dodgers
- AL wins in 10 as teams total 10 homers
- Bregman wins MVP for go-ahead HR in 10th
- P Hader confesses to insensitive tweets
- Manfred blames Trout for lack of stardom
TORONTO (AP) The Blue Jays plan to honor the life and career of former star Roy Halladay in a ceremony before their season opener against the New York Yankees on March 29.
Toronto made the announcement Wednesday. Halladay died Nov. 7 at age 40 when the private plane he was piloting crashed into the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida.
The two-time Cy Young Award winner played for the Blue Jays from 1998-2009 and for Philadelphia from 2009-13, going 203-105 with a 3.38 ERA. He pitched a perfect game and a post-season no-hitter while with the Phillies.
For more AP baseball coverage: https://apnews.com/tag/MLBbaseball
Updated November 29, 2017
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.