Roy Halladay

Blue Jays led MLB with the most minor-leaguers found using banned substances

The Toronto Blue Jays led Major League Baseball in one capacity this year, but it is not one the organization is proud of.<p>On Tuesday, MLB suspended three players in the Blue Jays minor-league system for using performance-enhancing drugs. That makes seven Toronto minor-leaguers who have been caught …

Baseball

A tribute to Roy Halladay from Pro Image Sports shops in South Jersey

Roy Halladay’s brilliance on the mound and sudden death had a profound impact even beyond the fans of the former Phillies ace pitcher.<p>His death at …

Philadelphia

Astros: Can words really describe how good Jose Altuve is?

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 01: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros celebrates after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in game seven to win the …

Baseball

Sarnia Sting take down the London Knights

The Sarnia Sting got the best of the London Knights in the first meeting of the season between the teams. Sarnia winger, Hugo Leufvenius scored a hat …

Ice Hockey

Report: Halladay's plane took sharp dive, didn't deploy parachute before fatal crash - CBSSports.com

A preliminary report National Transportation Safety Board has shined some light on details of the crash<p>Though it's still unknown what definitively …

Aviation

Rick Zamperin: Joe Morgan’s Hall of Fame plea falls short of a home run

I’m a big fan of Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan the player.<p>I’m not a fan of Joe Morgan the politician or lobbyist.<p>He’s the same person, but …

Cincinnati Reds

New details emerge in investigation to Roy Halladay's death

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Federal aviation investigators say retired star pitcher Roy Halladay performed steep turns and flew feet above the water in …

Baseball

Six former Giants, A’s on baseball Hall of Fame ballot for first time

Aubrey Huff and Johnny Damon are among the six former Giants and A’s players on baseball’s 2018 Hall of Fame ballot, it was announced Monday.<p>Included …

Oakland Athletics

Halladay performed low, fast maneuvers before fatal crash: NTSB

In the moments before the fatal crash, Roy Halladay's aircraft performed low, fast maneuvers, flying as close as 75 feet to houses on the shore, a …

National Transportation Safety Board

Investigators: Halladay performed turns feet above water prior to crash

Former pitcher Roy Halladay executed steep turns in his small aircraft prior to the crash that took his life, aviation investigators say, according …

Aviation

Front Page

Posted by: Associated Press | 43 minutes ago<p>CINCINNATI (AP) — AJ McCarron was readying his son to Trick-or-Treat as Ace Ventura when his agent called …

Lydia Ko

TuesdoLinks: Tis a fowl week

The Best Damned Daily Baseball Links don’t take holidays!It’s not a good week for lots of fun news, and some news is pretty harsh (looking at you, …

Mike Moustakas

Former tennis star Jana Novotna dead at age 49

<b>Jana Novotna</b>, who won the hearts of the tennis world when she sobbed on the shoulder of a member of the British royal family after a heartbreaking …

Baker Mayfield

Potential first-ballot guy and Blackout Game hero Jim Thome headlines group of former White Sox on this year's Hall of Fame ballot

White Sox fans have seen a couple of their team's all-time greats go into the Hall of Fame in recent years, with Frank Thomas inducted in 2014 and …

Boston Red Sox

Brampton crash leaves pedestrian dead

A Brampton crash has left one pedestrian dead on Monday night, Peel Regional Police said.<p>The collision took place in the area of Queen Street West …

Charles Manson

NTSB Investigators Find Roy Halladay’s Plane Dipped as Low as 11 Feet Before Fatal Crash

Roy Halladay’s plane flew within feet of the Gulf of Mexico’s surface and buzzed waterside homes before it crashed, federal investigators said Monday …

Aviation

Roy Halladay's Crash Report Details Sharp Turns and Dive

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report Monday into the plane crash that killed eight-time MLB All-Star Roy Halladay.<p>According to the NTSB, Halladay's plan came to within 75 feet of residential homes and flew about 11 feet above the Gulf of Mexico before crashing into …

Aviation

Roy Halladay Not Eligible For 2018 Hall of Fame Ballot, Remains On Track for 2019

Former Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies star pitcher Roy Halladay will not appear on the 2018 BBWAA Hall of Fame ballot for 2018 but will …

Baseball

White Sox Talk Podcast: 1-on-1 with Frank Thomas

White Sox Hall of Famer Frank Thomas came on the podcast to talk with Chuck Garfien about his past, baseball's present and the future of the White …

Baseball

Washington Nationals: Max Scherzer belongs to Cooperstown

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 07: Max Scherzer<p>Washington Nationals legend Max Scherzer is a three-time Cy Young winner. When he retires, what will his …

Sports

Somehow, the Blue Jays have extended their losing streak beyond the baseball season

This week at Major League Baseball's general managers' meetings, the Toronto Blue Jays talked up their chances of hitting the off-season's biggest jackpot – Japan's Shohei Otani.<p>If you buy the hype, Otani is the most complete ballplayer to emerge in nearly a century. He both hits and pitches at an …

Shohei Otani

Remembering Roy Halladay

DUNEDIN, FL - FEBRUARY 28: Roy Halladay<p>A week after the unfortunate news of Roy Halladay‘s death broke, David Morassutti, Austin Owens and Richard …

Sports

The Mustard and Johnson Show - Craig and Larry are all over the place

The Mustard and Johnson Show - Craig and Larry are all over the place<p>- November 18, 2017<p>WEEI-1037fm-providence<p>SNE Sports Saturday - Round Mound of …

Jaylen Brown

Joey Votto falls just two votes short of NL MVP award

When Canada's Joey Votto heard that he had narrowly lost out on the National League MVP award, the Cincinnati Reds star was more shocked than disappointed.<p>Not shocked at losing. Shocked at how close the vote was.<p>Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was named the NL MVP Thursday night after …

Joey Votto

November 17, 2017: Mercer Bears, Cleveland St, & Maryland Release Their 2018 Schedules; Making Sense Of Major League Lacrosse.

GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation!! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here are your links for November 17, 2017.<p><b>College Crosse</b> …

College & University

Anthopoulos's best and worst moves as Blue Jays general manager

When Alex Anthopoulos’s time as Toronto Blue Jays GM came to an end in the fall of 2015, it was easy to see him returning to the same post with a new …

DHK - Our Tom Brady discussion turns in to a Brady vs Aaron Rodgers debate, plus Final Drive

DHK - Our Tom Brady discussion turns in to a Brady vs Aaron Rodgers debate, plus Final Drive<p>- November 17, 2017<p>DHK - Michael admits it... the …

Al Horford

Inside Baseball MLB Notes | Yankees Still Looking To Shed Salary

<b>ORLANDO, Fla. —</b> Inside Baseball from the General Manager meetings in Orlando, with notes on (nearly) all 30 MLB teams:<p>Arizona Diamondbacks<p>Arizona is …

Carlos Santana

MLB trade rumors and news for November 16th, 2017

<i>The MLB Daily Dish is a daily feature we're running here at MLBDD that rounds up roster-impacting news, rumors, and analysis. Have feedback or have</i> …

Carlos Santana

Why Max Scherzer's now a lock for Cooperstown

If Max Scherzer hadn't begun writing his future Hall of Fame induction speech before now, he may as well get started.<p>Scherzer ran away with his third …

Sports