Tag: MLB

Bill Buckner Meets His Waterloo In Game 6

Twenty five years ago today, the ball rolled “behind the bag” and Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner became a symbolic figure for big game futility. Even causal baseball fans, have probably seen the play on countless occasions times and heard Vin Scully’s epic description of New […]

Roy Halladay Returns To Toronto

After receiving a standing ovation yesterday while turning in a lineup card, Roy Halladay returns to the mound at the Rogers Centre in Toronto –  a place he called home for 12 seasons before the Phillies acquired him in a December 2009 trade. Philadelphia won the first battle of this […]